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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John rated it liked it Jul 31, Very funny, quick read. Mar 20, FasterKillFastPussycat rated it really liked it. To ask other readers questions about Unuseless Japanese Inventionsplease sign up. This is one of the best books ever for a quick laugh, a long laugh, or causing other people to laugh.

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From the Back Cover Welcome to the fantastic world of Chindogu. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. My descriptions will not do the book justice [you will need to see the pictures to appreciate what I am saying], but here are a few of my favourite unuseless inventions featured in the book: Amazon Restaurants Food delivery from local restaurants. It will provide a laugh for a bit, and a good thing to show your mates, but it will get slightly boring. Read reviews that mention bento box big bento japanese inventions duster slippers slippers for cats kenji kawakami great gift sense of humor box of unuseless tenets of chindogu amusing book unuseless japanese useless japanese great book inventions is funny book and spreading this book hilarious page creative items.


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Unuselwss example, the hat on the cover made of toilet paperwhile almost impossibly ridiculous, might actually be very useful during one of those colds where you have to get a Kleenex every 30 seconds. Jul 30, Lafcadio rated it it was ok Recommended to Lafcadio by: Error rated it really liked it Nov 23, Aug 11, Hoby rated it it was amazing.

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English Choose a 110 for shopping. The Art of Chindogu. My enthusiasm began to waver by the second half of the book. See all 14 reviews. Unuswless be a great gift book, bathroom book, or reluctant reader hook.

See our Returns Policy. My favorite unuseless invention featured in this book was the baby mop. Synopsis A collection of the best of Kawakami’s bizarre inventions: This is a great book to have around the house, for visitors to enjoy.

99 More Unuseless Japanese Inventions: The Art of Chindogu by Kenji Kawakami

From the Niventions Body Suit, in which one can bathe without having to dry off, to the Backscratching tee shirt with grid, every item has actually been manufactured to the highest standards and fully tested. So very very funny — and some are close enough jxpanese “unuseless” that you wish they were real. You can find complete rubbish, from golf clubs to dry clothes, a mask to smoke as many cigarettes as you can.


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From Japan, land of the bullet-train and the Walkman, come chindogu literally an odd or distorted toolwitty and whimsical inventions that are almost useful but not quite. See all 74 reviews. Refresh and try again. Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals.

Good book, and something which you will unuaeless back on again and again. Papia gave up a successful career as a financial journalist in to focus on more serious pursuits, and almost immediately created the so-called “eye paddle”–a ball painted to look like an eye attached to an optician’s chart paddle. The Art of Chindogu Paperback. Kawakami, founder of the International Chindogu Society, outlines the basic ten tenets of chindogu; among them: Paperbackpages.

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