Dressed in schoolgirl’s uniform, “GrowHair” has become has an Internet phenomenon in Japan over the past five years, and he’s a regular sight in Tokyo’s über-trendy Harajuku/Shibuya district.
According the website dedicated to him (Google Translate):
GrowHair enjoys walking the streets wearing a sailor-suit school uniform where he is widely known as ‘Sailor Uncle.’ In born 1962, his real name is Hideaki Kobayashi and he has master’s degree in Mathematics from the prestigious Waseda University [Japan’s equivalent of Stanford or MIT]. He works as an image-processing software engineer at a printing company.
Be sure to click on the Youtube’s “Caption” button and turn on the engrish captions in the video.
View Part 2 at: http://youtu.be/7gvgO1jwCTo
• Link via Drop Dead Cute (2013-June-26):
My Schoolgirl Fantasy (Not What You Think!)
• Story idea thanks to Yuki Rinkya (@rinkya)‘s twitter.