Now here’s a morning eye opener!
‘Den4′, the 3Yen’s correspondent-at-large writes:
Mr. Medama Oyaji* now in coffee cup?
*Medama Oyaji (目玉のおやじ, or 目玉親父, lit. “Eyeball Father”), a character from GeGeGe no Kitaro (lit. “Kitaro (of the) Graveyard” English title ‘Spooky Kitaro’). In the 2002 Kodansha International Bilingual Comics edition, he is referred to as Daddy Eyeball.
Previous 3Yen reports of Mr. Medama Oyaji and other Japanese eyeballs include:
• Japanese airport plagued by eyeballs! (3Yen / 2013-08-21)
• Blue-eyes invade the streets of Tokyo (3Yen / 2008-05-06)
• Juiced Japanese EYEBALL in a can! (3Yen / 2007-06-29)