Unuseless Japanese Inventions. CHINDOGU Established in the s, chindogu is the Japanese art of inventing ideas and the book “ Unuseless. Our guide explains the Japanese craze for useless inventions and the publication of Unuseless Inventions: The Art of Chindogu in There is a reason the Japanese have changed the world as we know it. This is extremely entertaining.

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invetnions Amazon Restaurants Food delivery from local restaurants. They call it “Chindogu,” and there is an organization, the Chindogu Society, dedicated to it, which you can join for free if you can think of something to contribute. Published January 1st by W. Showing of 74 reviews. I read it quickly.

Lillian rated it liked it Jan 21, Welcome to the fantastic world of Chindogu. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Lori japwnese it liked it Dec 27, Aaron rated it liked it Aug 18, A wonderful collection of items for anyone who enjoy the ridiculous. Aug 10, Stacia rated it liked it Shelves: Aug 15, Michael rated it it was amazing.


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Mar 11, Melinda rated it liked it Shelves: A japaneze of the best of Kawakami’s bizarre inventions: Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals. Also of note was the This book amused me mildly. It is a great way to spend in a pointless way.

But a great read nonetheless! Sep 07, Adribasuki rated it really liked it. Oct japaneze, Roger rated it it was amazing Shelves: And the absurd suggestions for surviving the subway, which I’m now reminded of every time I take the train during rush hour.

But over a decade later, I would still wear the vertically-attached glasses — they’d forever solve the dilemma reading in bed — and I remain convinced that a number of these inventions would be are?

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Never-the less, this is original, innovative, certainly clever, enjoyable, smirk provoking, and will get you beginning to wonder about the Japanese, and leave you with many interesting thoughts. Books by Kenji Kawakami. This is one of unusrless best books ever for a quick laugh, a long laugh, or causing other people to laugh.

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I have to say that I’ve not so much read as skimmed these books–which is what they were designed for, after all. Be the first to ask a question about Unuseless Japanese Inventions. Made a great gift.

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