Top Ten Interesting Facts About Japan

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The Top Ten

1 In Japan, there's a festival that is a celebration of the penis and fertility.
2 During WWII, a Japanese Consul saved 6,000 Jews from the Holocaust by writing them all Visas to Japan even after the government told him not to.

Blessing for peace lover.

3 The Japanese who survived the Titanic crash was called a coward in his country for not dying with the other passengers.

I guess Bruce Ismay could sympathize.

4 In Korea and Japan, there is a Cat Cafe where you can go to drink coffee and hang out with cats for hours.

I would have a awkward moment with the cats with some random jazz music play. - CerealGuy

5 Square Watermelons are grown by japanese farmers for easier stack and store.
6 Late-night dancing was illegal in Japan until 2015.
7 In Japan, 90% of mobile phones are waterproof because youngsters use them even in the shower.
8 Sleeping on the job is acceptable in Japan, as it's viewed as exhaustion from working hard.

Right of rest is well respected.

9 Japan and Russia still haven't signed a peace treaty to end World War II due to the Kuril Islands dispute.

Correction: Japan. Sorry for making this mistake. - Delgia2k

10 In Japan, there's a building with a highway passing through it.

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11 In Yamagata, Japan, 1,831 people sat in just one single chair, breaking the world record for most people sitting in one chair.
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