When I lived in Tokyo, one of my favourite things to do for a quick happiness pick-me-up was to watch the ads on tv, instead of the actual scheduled programming.
Mind you, I also loved Japanese game shows and televised Sumo matches – Akebono was definitely my favourite guy, and we had a healthy illegal betting ring going on in the house when we settled in for the daily match with a bowl of noodles and a hearty scream.
Nowdays with the power of the internets, we can all enjoy a happy pick-me-up from anywhere with a WIFI connection and a technology window into YouTube.
Here’s this month’s roundup. Who doesn’t love a talking toilet?