The One Where Taichi Hits HigashiyamaRunning Time:
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O P E N I N G
▪ Peyton refreshes us on what fandom things she's missed/caught up on!
▪ Face Down is Peyton's single of choice in the month and a half she's been away~
▪ Drama-wise, all caught up on Papadoru and Shiritsu Bakaleya.
▪ THERE IS NOT ENOUGH FLAIL TO THE PERFECT THAT ARE THE JUNIORS.
▪ What's the name of the junior who can speak perfect English?
N E W S ( J U N E 1 6 - 2 2 )
▪ Higashiyama on 5LDK, June 14 [ 1 ]
▪ Higashiyama is the one that comes up with the idea to prank Taichi!!!
▪ (Taichi thinks that the guests are actually Yoko/Hina from Kanjani8.)
▪ TOKIO's reactions to Higashiyama showing up is the best.
▪ Taichi has to properly "yell" at Higashiyama when he gets the answer wrong!
▪ When that doesn't work, he has to HIT HIM ON THE HEAD. OMG. CALL THE JIMUSHO.
▪ Higashiyama tells TOKIO they should have children early.
▪ They changed the title to the Matt Damon movie? What?
▪ To have new album and tour [ 1 ]
▪ Their album will be called "Gift of SMAP" and released on August 8.
▪ Other artists, like Kanno Yoko, Shina Ringo, etc. will be featured on the album.
▪ The special limited edition will be 19 discs; each song gets its own disc. wtf? priced at 11,111 yen.
▪ There will be a five dome tour following the release of the album!
▪ Sakamoto on VS Arashi, June 21 [ 1, 2 ]
▪ SAKAMOTO + ARASHI IS THE PERFECT COMBINATION!!!
▪ No seriously, I almost don't want to write notes for this because IT IS PERFECT.
▪ Sakamoto is awesome!sempai. He is awesome!at the games. He is awesome!calling Johnny "ojii-chan". He is awesome!ALL AROUND. (#sakamotoisawesome)
▪ Okay, let's just leave it at that. Listen to Kami's flail. XD
▪ Fans get to vote on Mikeneko Holmes' ending [ 1, 2 ]
▪ The ending will either be "Okaeri, Holmes" or "Sayounara, Holmes."
▪ Fans get to vote which ending they'd prefer--either on the website, mobile website or on NTV.
▪ Lead up to a possible drama special?
▪ Oricon's 2012 first half rankings [ 1 ]
▪ Arashi's 3 singles of the year are on the charts, as well as Kis-My-Ft2's single.
▪ Even though was out way before Face Down, it has already caught up the sales of .
▪ Albums has Kis-My-Ft2's debut album.
▪ And music-DVD charts has Arashi and Kanjani8!
Tackey & Tsubasa
▪ T&T on Sukkiri, Disney Princesses on Ice, June 16 [ 1 ]
▪ T&T went to England to go see Disney Princesses on Ice themselves!
▪ They spent half of this explaining the Disney stories. o.o
▪ Tsubasa is apparently a Flounder (from the Little Mermaid) fan. lol how cute.
▪ Also cute, Tsubasa's fail on ice skates. XD
▪ Shige's novel to be adapted to a manga [ 1 ]
▪ Pink to Grey will be a manga soon!!!
▪ Does this mean a drama will be in the near future?!
▪ Rumor has it that Nino/Toma will star in it! Will it definitely be a Johnny's or will they/Shige try to steer clear?
▪ Oricon Charts [ 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 ]
▪ Both NEWS and Kanjani8 top the charts--NEWS in the albums, Kanjani8 in the singles.
▪ To sing theme to Boy on the Run drama [ 1, 2 ]
▪ The title of the song is Aoppana!
▪ Eight Rangers to release a single, ER [ 1, 2, 3 ]
▪ The characters, Eito Rangers, will be releasing a single on July 25th.
▪ Yasu on Ousama no Brunch, June 16 [ 1 ]
▪ Music Station, June 22 [ 1 ]
▪ Kami's thoughts are the performance was a bit lacking in the audio; song could be catchy with relistens; Koki needs to get off her screen.
▪ Peyton doesn't like anything about this performance or this song.
▪ Heyx3, June 18 [ 1, 2 ]
▪ HSJ makes puns out of JUMP and try to force Matsumoto to make one too.
▪ Except he fails, can't think of one and gets hit by Hamada. XDDDD
▪ (Boku wa ~papaya~ ~papaya~)
▪ To sing theme to Beginner drama [ 1 ]
▪ The song is said to be upbeat with a positive, forward looking feel to it.
L E T T E R / Q U E S T I O N
▪ Because of the delayed posts, kept from last week: What is your impression of Kanjani8's Ai Deshita PV?
Songs used in this week's podcast are from
Kis-My-Ft2's Kis-My-1st album.
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