Useless #32: Tomu’s goods, newspapers, Hilary’s goods, awkward 9th gen

It’s hard deciding what’s useful and useless some days, but I hope this batch of goodies is equally useless for you! Today, let’s look at Muto Tomu’s goods, some newspapers, Hirata Rina’s awkwardness, and event more awkwardness amongst a few 9th generation members.

Muto Tomu’s birthday was recently and part of her Birthday celebration included several different novelty goods! Let’s take a look at some of them:

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Usually when I think about AKB48-goods, the quality is sometimes not so great. But many are noting how well made these things.

Last year’s birthday event was also very interesting:


Newspapers sometimes have interesting AKB interviews and such, but are usually limited in scope (unless it is the AKB Shinbun). However, a recent issue of Nikkan Sports takes out a full page, completely covered in 48-group news, following the recent 10 year anniversary:

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Oddly enough, there is one thing to note about this coverage: it is basically all about AKB48’s previously graduated members. It still seems they have the popularity and power over their current generation junior members!


Check out Hirata Rina posing for the camera:

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Nothing unusual here… until she realizes that she is giving up some unintended fan service!

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Lastly, we see fellow AKB48 9th Generation members Yamauchi Suzuran and Shimazaki Haruka attempting to take a photo together… with Paruru exuding awkwardness:

http://7gogo.jp/shimazaki-haruka/7858

トークアプリ755からの投稿

“Suzuran asked me to take a picture #AWKWARD”

http://7gogo.jp/shimazaki-haruka/7859

トークアプリ755からの投稿

“#ForcedSmile #BuryingTheDistanceBetweenSakae #ReallyAwkward”

http://7gogo.jp/shimazaki-haruka/7860

トークアプリ755からの投稿

“The only thing we could do was laugh. Done.”


USELESS NEWS終了〜〜!

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Author: reika

I’m writing about useless and stupid things a lot, and I like to laugh. My policy is 一期一会。It means treasure your meeting with everyone!

  • Jack

    Lol Paruru looks like she really doesn’t wanna be there.