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Japanese “face-in-hole” boards 顔出し看板

In my Sept. 18 column in the Japan Times, I wrote about the Japanese version of what English-speakers seem to call “carnival cut-outs” or “face-in-hole” boards. The nomenclature is a little fuzzy in Japanese too, but the terms that people … Continue reading

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