Otaku following the 16th generation audition have taken note of entry #31: for no reason other than she looks almost like Kashiwagi Yuki. I’m not 100% convinced, but what do you think? Continue reading The 16th generation Yukirin look-alike
I’m sure you have enjoyed lots of very useful stuff in these past months. Hopefully, this can change it slightly to some useless things! Today, let’s enjoy the Kagoshima Duo, some cake, more cake, and a wild Izuta Rina on the prowl. Continue reading Useless News: Sakura Yuki, cake, cake, cake, Izurina attacks
Here is Kashiwagi Yuki’s speech for the 5th position from the 2016 AKB48 45th Single 8th Senbatsu Sousenkyo General Election. Continue reading Kashiwagi Yuki 2016 8th Senbatsu speech (English subtitles)
It’s that moment again when we share things perhaps best left uselessly known. Welcome!
A new Team B theater opens, and Kashiwagi Yuki implicitly laments her rear position in the new lineup.
One can argue that using “cool” and “wota” in the sentence is an oxymoron! That does not stop the wotas of 2ch from speculating about the whereabouts of one of their own.
At the main offices of Dentsu located in the Shiodime area of Tokyo, they’ve placed a robot at the front desk. This is not endorsed by AKS at all, but many people have noted that the robot looks like a certain Japanese idol…
Japanese people say they hate competition, but they love rankings! This time, Yahoo Japan shows us that Kashiwagi Yuki tops the search rankings for June, 2015.
Kashiwagi Yuki participates in a recent handshaking event in Osaka, where she is warmly welcomed by her fans. Are her scandal-ridden days over?! Continue reading Love wins! Yukirin greeted warmly at handshaking event
A woman’s weapon are here tears! So they say in Japan. During a theater performance, for reasons yet unknown, Kashiwagi Yuki starts crying while singing Shonichi.
I got a lot of “feedback” for a previous article which, very clearly as the title suggested, had a smattering of angry comments from Yukirin fans. Well, here’s another spin on it. Continue reading Okay, Twitter abounds with really supportive Yukirin fans!
After a long bout of silence on all her social networking profiles, Yukirin returns, completely ignoring all mentions of the Tegoshi scandal.
On a recently aired radio show, Akimoto Yasushi provides some comments on the most recent Yukirin scandal. Continue reading Akimoto’s vague commentary on Yukirin scandal
Some fans are more vocal than others. Still others are much more extreme. Some have taken to Twitter, and both AKB and Johnny’s fans alike, bashing on AKB’s Kashiwagi Yuki and Johnny’s Tegoshi Yuya. Continue reading Twitter abounds with angry Tegoshi & Yukirin fans
Kobayashi Yoshinori is a manga artist and writer, well known in Japanese AKB fandom as a very vocal supporter of AKB48. He even wrote an entire graphic novel about his history with AKB. Already established as a person with strong opinions on controversial political issues, what’s his stance on the Yukirin scandal?! Continue reading Kobayashi Yoshinori not shocked at Yukirin scandal