He’s ba-a-a-ack!

Mack is back!
. Once again Mac Akasaka is running for Tokyo governor with this campaign spot for his “Smile Party” on NHK, Japan’s public broadcaster…

make-smile manga japan balls of Mac Akasaka
In the above YouTube video, Mac enjoying his rights of free speech on the national public broadcaster, NHK (which is required to provide equal time for all the candidates on air for free). According to Mac Akasaka …
I have a really happy smile for everyone. Be revived by the smile that makes a Smile. Smiling to the fullest extent is the best way to unclog your spirit bringing a good body, good feelings, and good life.


Previous 3Yen reports of Mac and his Smile Party include:
. . . No more ‘SMILE JAPAN’ (3Yen / 2013-08-02)
. . . We endorse SMILES for sad-sack Japan! (3Yen / 2012-12-14)
. . . ‘Smile Dance’ campaigning in Tokyo (3Yen / 2009-08-27)

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6 thoughts on “He’s ba-a-a-ack!”

  1. There's something impressive about Japanese spam. Just now I got one that started, "The famous composer Mozart once said, 'Lick my ass!'"
    — The Hopeful Monster

  2. @tokyotimes wrote:
    …He actually said, “if I win, gaijin will get a vote”.

    (Now that’s my kind of campaign slogan.)

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