The One Where Arashi is Too Explicit for TelevisionRunning Time:
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Kami and Peyton
O P E N I N G ( 0 : 0 0 )
▪ No real opening, just jumping right in with a truckload of news!
N E W S ( 1 : 4 7 )
▪ Matchy and TegoMasu to appear in Jingu Outer Gardens Fireworks Festival [ 1 ]
▪ "You know what?" "What?" "It's the day before my birthday." XD
▪ Fireworks plus Johnny's is cool? ;)
▪ SMAP concert in Shanghai is canceled [ 1, 2, 3 ]
▪ South Korean artist causes stampede amongst fans = SMAP loses out on going worldwide. *pout*
▪ Sucks for everyone involved - fans miss out, the venue misses out, and SMAP misses out. :\
▪ Kami has flashes back to New York ComicCon with Arashi's Sakurai.
▪ New album details [ 1, 2 ]
▪ KinKi Kids' Koichi sneaks onto a SMAP album, what?! XD
▪ Why is there a New York-based band floating around with the name "Smappies"? o.O
▪ "We are SMAP" equates to collaborations up the wazoo!
▪ Shingo on Pussuma, May 25th and June 1st [ 1, 2 ]
▪ Penalty kick tournament against little kids?! XD
▪ Shingo on Kuwazugirai, May 27th [ 1 ]
▪ Shingo does the monomane of Kimura Takuya in Tsuki no Koibito as he fires a... frog? o.O
▪ SMAPxSMAP, May 31st [ 1, 2 ]
▪ We thought this might be a train wreck, but it was actually REALLY good!
▪ "I want to tell the story two times the size of Tokyo Dome!" XD
▪ SMAP bullies on hard-working and tired juniors?! *snicker*
▪ The SMAP songs performed are older than some of the Juniors! XDDDD
▪ Old Coming Century drama gets drama box set [ 1, 2 ]
▪ "Pu-pu-pu. Sorry, I'm going to be immature about this." XD
▪ Random old 1998 drama getting a DVD release? Um, why? o.O
▪ Sakamoto in another new butai [ 1 ]
▪ Sakamoto's got a string of butais, it seems! :)
▪ Tsuyoshi Live DVD [ 1 ]
▪ Peyton is wishy-washy on which version of the DVD she would buy. XD
▪ Buy the limited version if only because of the extra live CD recordings of Tsuyoshi's awesome singles!!
▪ NHK Variety, May 26th [ 1 ]
▪ KinKi Kids guests on a variety show about songwriter Matsumoto Ryuuichi, who has written several famous songs for KinKi Kids.
▪ If you ever wanted to find our what songwriters are thinking about when they write songs for Johnny's groups, this is a must see! (no subtitles though :x)
▪ Ninomiya gets into a car accident [ 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 ]
▪ Ninomiya hits some woman on her bicycle, all of Arashi are banned from driving?! o.O
▪ "...it's not as easy to make fun of this one." "Except it's easier to make fun of the fact that the entirety of Arashi has now been suspended, that's for sure."
▪ Galaxy Awards [ 1, 2 ]
▪ At least Smile is lower than MR. BRAIN? XD
▪ Arashi's "Monster" is #1 [ 1, 2 ]
▪ The hosts are getting tired of Arashi breaking records (even if the ones that really LIKE Arashi XD).
▪ New single, "To Be Free" [ 1, 2, 3 ]
▪ What the heck? Only a limited version? Just ONE song?! What a waste. :\
▪ New studio album and concert tour [ 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8 ]
▪ Peyton really likes the elegant title for the album.
▪ "Every news point has to do with, "Arashi did something new! Yay!'" XP
▪ Wow. A six-month long tour? One venue a month? :o
▪ MatsuJun to be in last episode of Kaibutsu-kun [ 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 ]
▪ Kami makes a flub. The final episode is going to be fifteen EPISODES more?! o.O
▪ MatsuJun in FujiTV summer getsuku drama with Takeuchi Yuko [ 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9 ]
▪ MatsuJun to be the first Arashi member to star in a FujiTV getsuku drama and it's his first lead drama on the network itself!
▪ MatsuJun manages to hit Peyton's fetish?! :OO
▪ "Is he just going to play himself in this drama?" "Ah! That's what I was thinking too!"
▪ People are complaining about the LENGTH of the title, Natsu no Koi wa Nijiiro ni Kagayaku? Really now?!
▪ Discussion around the writer for this drama, Oomori Mika - known for Buzzer Beat, Satomi Hakkenden, Kimi wa Petto, Long Love Letter, etc...
▪ Music Station. May 28th [ 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8 ]
▪ Grabbing of asses, discussion of private parts, does Arashi remember they are on live television?! :P
▪ Nishikido in FujiTV summer drama [ 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 ]
▪ Ryo and Ryou to star together! That's not going to be confusing. ;P
▪ "Uh oh! It's Lat Friends again! DV Man!" "I don't think it'll be DV so much as V." XD
▪ Discussion of lots of Johnny's dramas coming up in the summer! And more generally a lot of interesting-sounding dramas period! Yay! :D
▪ More dates added for "Tegomasu no Ai" concert tour [ 1 ]
▪ Yay! :Dv
▪ First studio album out July 7th [ 1, 2, 3, 4 ]
▪ Music Station, June 4th [ 1, 2, 3, 4 ]
▪ Yay fat album tracklist!
▪ Nice to see Hey!Say!JUMP (and moreover, Hey!Say!BEST performing!!) out and about! :Dv
▪ Four albums in the next three months?! Awesome music overload~ :D
▪ Playzone 2010 Cast [ 1 ]
▪ Tsubasa and Musical Academy's Yara are leading the cast this year, with a special appearance from Nakayama Yuma.
L E T T E R / Q U E S T I O N ( 1 : 1 0 : 2 8 )
▪ PLEASE SEND ALL REPLIES BY SUNDAY MORNING (EST).
▪ What is your impression of SMAP's "Freebird" PV?
▪ Listener responses from onsides and anonymous.
▪ SMAP on a family vacation?
can we come too?! XD
▪ Instead of "Kansha Kangeki Ame Arashi", Kami is reminded of Arashi's "Aozora Pedal" PV.
Next week's question: What is your impression of Arashi's A Day in Our Life PV?
Songs used in this week's podcast are from
Arashi's Troublemaker single.