2chan says: When did the election become such a meaningless event?

Akimoto’s been known to say that AKB48’s annual election is a “festival”. Whether you agree or not, one 2ch user asks a question which suggests a much more extreme position: that the sousenkyo is a meaningless event from which most members do not gain anything.

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Useless #41: Momoka’s underwear, Konomin’s WAHOO, Nakki’s new trick

Like many things I sometimes encounter in idol fandom, there are no words for how uselessly wonderful these things are.  This time, please enjoy the following: Konishita Momoka’s underwear, Kusaka Konomi’s… umm… wahoo (?!), and Kamata Natsuki’s … uh, special trick?

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2chan says: Is there a girl who’s handshake response is the same, regardless of looks?

This is a leading question, in that it implies that many wota feel that members are more likely to give a good handshake-response if you are good looking. What follows is a informal discussion of wota’s opinions on which members give the best handshake experience.

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Useless #40: Miki’s face, Sakura’s hidden genius, Reika & Yumi totally in love

So much useless, so little time. What’s the utmost triviality the idol-world has for us today? Quite simply: Nishino Miki’s face, Sakura’s hidden genius and hulu hoop, and witness the undying love of Nogizaka46’s Sakurai Reika and Wakatsuki Yumi.

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