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Posted by Soratoumiga (3142 posts) 3 months, 6 days ago

Poll: Would you rather live in China or Japan? (45 votes)

China 4%
Japan 93%
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#1 Posted by The_Thereminist (381 posts) - - Show Bio

The one with dirty panty vending machines.

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#2 Posted by Helloman (30115 posts) - - Show Bio


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#3 Edited by mrmonster (15584 posts) - - Show Bio

Japan, considering China is currently ruled by a power hungry wanna-be dictator.

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#4 Posted by TJD2814 (510 posts) - - Show Bio

Japan cause gundam! And lots of nice food

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#5 Posted by MainJP (6177 posts) - - Show Bio

Japan is objectively better.

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#6 Posted by Buckwheat (2299 posts) - - Show Bio

China's polution is beyond all bearing.

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#7 Posted by RedHood_JayTodd (1714 posts) - - Show Bio


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#8 Posted by modernww2fare (7131 posts) - - Show Bio

@mainjp said:

Japan is objectively better.

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#9 Edited by TheOneWhoPullsTheStrings (2746 posts) - - Show Bio

Japan. I would have vastly more freedom, an uncensored internet, the power of having actual opposition parties that have meaning, and the power to criticize the government without penalties.

The old regime may be gone, parts of capitalism have been implemented - but the communist party is undoubtedly still in control of the nation, with all the problems that causes.

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#11 Edited by ganon15 (7161 posts) - - Show Bio

'South Korea or Japan' would've been a better matchup

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#12 Edited by FaradaySloth (10055 posts) - - Show Bio

Japan because I’ll have freedom

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#13 Posted by mrmonster (15584 posts) - - Show Bio

@ganon15 said:

'South Korea or Japan' would've been a better matchup

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#14 Posted by the_wspanialy (4083 posts) - - Show Bio


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#15 Edited by JohnnyZ256 (6484 posts) - - Show Bio

Japan, quite obviously. My cousin was stationed there for a few years. In my navy tour, I never set foot on it. I would have liked to, though.

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#16 Edited by silent_bomber (4934 posts) - - Show Bio

China is horrendous.

There is CCTV footage of a toddler being run over repeatedly in China whilst groups of people just walk past looking at her with disinterest. Yup, that actually happened in China. Likely the most awful thing I've ever seen.

If you take someone to hospital you can be liable for their bills so people just pretend not to see you.

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#18 Posted by ANTHP2000 (27791 posts) - - Show Bio

Defo Japan.

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#19 Posted by deactivated-5c9e122a6bc32 (2290 posts) - - Show Bio

Japan, the only downside is natural disasters IMO.

And possible NK air strikes.

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#20 Posted by echostarlord117 (5617 posts) - - Show Bio

Japan just sounds great in general. I've been watching Abroad in Japan for a while and he's tempting me to become a weeb.

China sucks. I'd prefer not to get black lung by the time I turn 25.

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#21 Posted by Lunacyde (28253 posts) - - Show Bio

Japan, and it's not close.

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#22 Posted by TheOneWhoPullsTheStrings (2746 posts) - - Show Bio


There is no way the NK air force is a threat to Japan. It is more missile warnings and strikes at this point. South Korea is the one that should really be concerned though.

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#24 Posted by Ghostodoofus2 (908 posts) - - Show Bio

Chinese guy here who returns to China from Australia annually to visit family, although I do feel at home at China with all my friends and family there and I adore my heritage as well as Chinese culture, Japan is objectively more suitable for me due to my western upbringing and customs, it definitely feels more modernised compared to China which holds onto a lot of dated political and social ideals.

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#25 Posted by COOLGUY18 (1053 posts) - - Show Bio

Japan. Specifically akihabara. An otaku's paradise.