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How to Become Japanese

While I was at the cafe earlier today to meet with an artist about a future event (more on that later), I was approached by a couple who overheard us talk about exhibitions, and presented themselves as two Italian design students — a couple — who were visiting Tokyo, although he, Pietro, was currently doing a 5-month study program in Fukuoka. Here is a tongue-in-cheek little video that he and his friend (also part of the program, and who has an online photoblog here — love that flash interface) did as part of the program, making fun of stereotypes (they point the finger at Italians as well).