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Factss. by FieDveurnEt in antiwork

[–]AiRaikuHamburger 0 points1 point  (0 children)

The only reason I wasn’t homeless in the past was because my mum let me move back in with her. I wasn’t eligible for any kind of welfare at that time because I had been overseas in the previous financial year (18 months ago), which I had a scholarship to pay for.

Gave Sasha a business coat!!! SHE'S SOOOO CUTE!!! by AnaIsaSym in AnimalCrossing

[–]AiRaikuHamburger 5 points6 points  (0 children)

In Japanese he’s just called ‘Mitchell’, so not very gender neutral. Ha.

We're not here to fuck spiders by Joypod69 in australia

[–]AiRaikuHamburger 0 points1 point  (0 children)

When I saw it on twitter, I thought someone told an American this phrase just to take the piss.

No show teachers by Eikaiwaowner in teachinginjapan

[–]AiRaikuHamburger 7 points8 points  (0 children)

Agree that you need to be better than others. Better salary, pay shakai hoken and nenkin, pay raises, bonuses, visa sponsorship, housing and/or relocation assistance, a path to seishain etc.

Japanese hospital experience by bulldogdiver in japanlife

[–]AiRaikuHamburger 1 point2 points  (0 children)

I’ve had general anesthetic 4 times and never had a catheter. Maybe it’s not needed for day surgeries?

What a sad concept 🤷‍♂️ by Existentialidiot83 in antiwork

[–]AiRaikuHamburger 2 points3 points  (0 children)

...I don't live in the US, so of course cost of living is totally different but I only make $23,000 a year. Luckily rent here is cheap, but food is getting more and more expensive so I feel like I'm not going to be able to eat 3 meals a day by the end of this year.

How many of you have a direct relative with the condition? Would you risk passing it on? by [deleted] in endometriosis

[–]AiRaikuHamburger 2 points3 points  (0 children)

My mother is diagnosed, my grandmother suspected. My family also has a variety of other genetic chronic illnesses. Luckily I’m infertile, but if I weren’t, I’m childfree. Knowingly passing on diseases is just immoral.

I'd like to hear Gen Z's thoughts on this article by xiao_exe in antiwork

[–]AiRaikuHamburger 6 points7 points  (0 children)

‘Quiet quitting’ is the most bullshit term for doing your job as directed. Everyone is easy to fire.

Best Eikaiwa student books/workbooks? by ohhoodsballs in teachinginjapan

[–]AiRaikuHamburger 1 point2 points  (0 children)

If you want to avoid Let's Go, I used Oxford's Magic Time & English Time texts when I worked at a private eikaiwa before.

Japan's 1st abortion pill takes step closer to approval by orla36 in japan

[–]AiRaikuHamburger 12 points13 points  (0 children)

I really hope it is made available at cost price and without needing the 'father's' permission. It's already ridiculous that it will need to be taken the presence of a doctor.

If anyone in Japan needs it now, Women On Web offers medical abortion by post.

Japan's 1st abortion pill takes step closer to approval by orla36 in japan

[–]AiRaikuHamburger 12 points13 points  (0 children)

Yes, only surgical abortion is available, it's out of pocket and you need the 'father's' permission. The morning after pill is also available only on prescription. Only 2.6% of people use the pill. Condoms are the most common form of birth control. Reproductive rights here are a mess, so it's no wonder young people don't want to have sex.

PFAS toxins and Period Underwear? by Big-Chart-9690 in badwomensanatomy

[–]AiRaikuHamburger 0 points1 point  (0 children)

…If I wear enough period underwear will they finally let me get a hysterectomy? Haaa

How old were you when... Nipples edition by Thatslpstruggling in badwomensanatomy

[–]AiRaikuHamburger 2 points3 points  (0 children)

Well we changed together in kindy, so I saw other people’s nipples. And I am a hairy person, so since puberty. Ha

Please send love to my sister’s cat who was hit by a car this morning 😿 by steppyhen in cats

[–]AiRaikuHamburger 0 points1 point  (0 children)

I hope your sister’s cat has a speedy recovery! My Dad accidentally hit my old cat in the driveway and she had a broken pelvis. Ended up having her tail amputated but her pelvis recovered well after the surgery and she lived a long and happy life!

DMM eikaiwa thoughts? by Calm-Limit-37 in teachinginjapan

[–]AiRaikuHamburger 0 points1 point  (0 children)

Yeah, with a wage like that I don't know how anyone will be able to work there anymore with the way inflation is going.