Whenever I see something like this, I can't help but wonder where many of the younger people in the video are today. Many of them here are certainly still alive and probably grandparents, if not great-grandparents, by now. I wonder how many of them ever got to see this video—and would like to see it given the chance.
"The way Japan will affect you depends on you." I think this is pointedly true. I think it's also true that Japan isn't for everybody. Some people really take to it; others just don't do very well there.
Paradise Pete—that's hilarious. And still relevant, even in our "modern" world.