how about postal privatization combined with a media campaign to really really encourage day trading amongst housewives? Cheers or Jeers?
The bubble-culture revival you’ve mentioned a couple times is going to become fully manifest as a proper economic bubble in an extended flood of money from no-longer-so-secure-and-convenient postal accounts into the TSE in the next couple years.
The horiemon/koizumi connection is gonna crush the economic aspect of your “terminal decline”, even if it does further demolish the interesting pop-culture that rose in the popped-era.
off topic nate?
what about hot shot golf “fore”‘s after a tournament “good job” over some low res “beauty” shot of a sunset.. the font is lame to boot.. i always find it sort of sad..
i forget the name of this game in japan.. that damn golf game!!
[talking ps2 a year or so ago]