Thursday, April 02, 1998

Greetings from J-List April 2, 1998

Hi! The J-List homepage is now being served on my Newton Messagepad 2100. We apologize if there is any slowness from the new system. (Okay, happy April, everyone...)

The season of the sakura has come to Japan, but we have a cruel April Fool's present: snow. A freezing cold day has given way to a snowy night, and now the sound of snow falling off our roof is . We had been planning the J-List Flower Viewing Party for a few days from now. Hopefully we won't be thwarted.

Nice small update today. We have some nice items for you today, including about eight new Video CDs. Also, there have been a lot of price reductions on the videos and magazines pages. Please check out these new items. Thanks!

Monday, March 30, 1998

Greetings from J-List March 30, 1998

Monday is here again, and we've got another big update -- videos! No less than 10 great big boxes of videos showed up here at J-List over the weekend. Check out the Video Warehouse for some great new items.

As I write this, Chiharu and I are on the train to Tokyo to see the Elton John & Billy Joel concert. We're happy as clams. Before we go to Tokyo Dome, we're going to swing by Goa, a great Indian restaurant in Harajuku, and then grab a Frap at the newly-opened Starbucks.

In other news, an era has ended: Gilgamesh Night, a popular late-night "ero" television show that ran from 1991, has come to an end. Gilgamesh Night was responsible for the launching of the careers of Iijima Ai, Hosokawa Fumie, Hitomi Yuki, the CC girls, the Sexy Mates, and many other AV and softcore Japanese stars, but on Saturday night