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  1. Is a Jacked Berlin-Based Rapper Named Candy Ken Fashion's New It Boy?Read the original story

    Wednesday | Paper Magazine

    Is a 22-year-old, muscle-y Austrian kid with Hello Kitty temporary tattoos on his face fashion's new It Boy? Berlin-based artist -- and budding rapper -- Candy Ken has been adding a flashy, technicolor, gender-bending vibe to the city's music and art scenes for a couple of years now but is poised to become the next big fashion muse/front row novelty after catching the eyes of designers like Nicola Formichetti and Jeremy Scott. After Formichetti first came across his Instagram feed last month, the Diesel designer immediately flew Ken to Milan to do a photo shoot for his soon-to-launch Japan-based fashion magazine, FREE .


  2. Drusillas Park to celebrate 90th birthdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Sussex Express

    ... heavily, securing a deal with HIT Entertainment to bring Thomas the Tank Engine and Sanrio to launch the first Hello Kitty attraction in Europe in 2014. Director Christine Smith added: "In 2014 we experienced our best year ever. We have a lot to ...


  3. With more beer machines and school days, were the '90s better?Read the original story

    Wednesday | The Japan Times

    ... crazy - you'd look down the street and all the cars would be just plain white! No green cars, no red cars, no Hello Kitty cars. And, many people left the plastic covers on the seats of their new cars when they bought them, too. Harold Archer, who ...


  4. Ninjas, cats and pearls: Japan's Kansai is unique in winterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Asia News Network

    ... the biggest celebrity there - Nitama (ni second, tama cat in Japanese) the cat, the Super station master. With Hello Kitty inextricably etched into popular culture, it's no surprise that the Japanese love their cats. But Nitama isn't the only ...


  5. Sanrio To Release A Hello Kitty Toilet SeatRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | OhGizmo!

    Because pooping is the first thing anyone thinks of when they hear the words Hello Kitty, Sanrio has decided to release a fairly sophisticated toilet seat in the character's likeness. So now you'll be able to, uh, drop some weight in the cutest way possible.


  6. Finally, A Decent Hello Kitty Electronic Toilet SeatRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | Hedonistica

    Because who's never dreamed of dropping a steaming load in a cat's mouth, this is the prototype Hello Kitty toilet seat from Sanrio . It comes with all the bells and whistles like a seat warmer and warm water butthole sprayer.


  7. Japan: Spirited away in TokyoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... 20 years ago when I was studying in Tokyo. Now I have my list - and another featuring Super Mario, Ninja and Hello Kitty - and a meagre nine days in Japan. It is going to be nine days in transit from Tokyo to Kyoto and then down the spine of the ...


  8. Hello Kitty Toilet Seat: Hello DoodieRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | Technabob.com

    The phenomenon that is Hello Kitty knows no bounds and now Hello Kitty collectibles are ready to collide with your backside thanks to this high tech Hello Kitty toilet seat. Sanrio, the company that owns Hello Kitty, showed this new toilet seat design off at a show featuring new Hello Kitty products in Tokyo recently.


  9. Japan woos Chinese tourists during festive seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... which is supposed to bring good fortune; the store even stocks are hi-tech version, with solar powered ones. Hello Kitty needless to say, is also just as popular with tourists. The country's retailers are only now recognising the real strength of ...


  10. Cultural AppropriationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | On Social Marketing and Social Change

    ... while dressed as a Japanese geisha (shown below, right). On April 23rd, 2014, the music video for the song "Hello Kitty" by Avril Lavigne was released, which drew criticism for scenes featuring the pop star eating Japanese foods and dancing in front ...


  11. High-Tech Hello Kitty Toilet SeatRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Neatorama

    Coming soon to the Neatorama headquarters executive restroom: it's the Hello Kitty collectible electronic toilet seat! Sanrio, the company that owns the Hello Kitty brand, showed this new toilet seat design at a show of new Hello Kitty products in Tokyo two weeks ago.


  12. Japanese schoolgirls conquer the worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Examiner.com

    ... try to unfold and read those messages. When one of the girls watches in horror while the Shogun tosses a pair of Hello Kitty cutouts into an oversized meat grinder to make a snack called "candy sushi," then finds herself assaulted by a giant pair of ...


  13. Burberry brings London Fashion Week to Tokyo with Line messaging appRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Brand Republic

    ... include Line's own mascots, Brown the bear and Cony the rabbit, as well as established characters such as Hello Kitty. The app has 170 million monthly active users, mostly across Japan, Thailand and Indonesia. The partnership with Burberry sees the ...


  14. Airports, airlines celebrate the Chinese New YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | USA Today

    ... pineapple cake on Feb. 19, the Lunar New Year day. Year-round, the planes carry more than 100 different Hello Kitty branded service items, ranging from lavatory toiletries to meals. But to celebrate the arrival of the Year of the Goat, headrest ...


  15. Hello Kitty High-Tech Heated Toilet Seat Will Warm Your HeartRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | Inventor Spot

    Hello Kitty fans and collectors who think they have it all can add one more item to their bucket list: a high-tech, full-featured, officially licensed Hello Kitty toilet seat that's guaranteed to warm your heart... and some other places too. The seat follows the now-familiar washlet design pioneered by Toto, with a wraparound extension arm that places the seat's controls at one's fingertips.


  16. Singapore to launch Hello Kitty collectiblesRead the original story

    Monday Feb 16 | Newkerala.com

    Singapore is launching a set of Hello Kitty plush toys and stamps designed for the island-country's 50th anniversary celebrations, media reported Monday. The collectibles were launched by Singapore's designated Public Postal Licensee, SingPost, The Straits Times reported.


  17. SG50 Hello Kitty plush collectibles and stamp folder to be launchedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 15 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Hello Kitty will be celebrating SG50 with the release of exclusive SG50 Hello Kitty plush collectibles and MyStamp Folder Sets by SingPost and Sanrio. SINGAPORE: Hello Kitty will be celebrating the Republic's jubilee: Exclusive SG50 Hello Kitty plush collectibles and MyStamp Folder Sets will be released as Singapore celebrates her 50th year of independence, Singapore Post announced in a media release on Monday .


  18. SingPost to launch SG50 Hello Kitty collectiblesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 15 | The Straits Times

    The SG50 soft toys come in five outfits: three Hello Kitty figurines are dressed in the traditional garb of cheongsam, baju kurung and sari; one dons an SG50 outfit, which is a red and white T-shirt with the logo "I love Singapore"; and the last one comes in a khaki colonial postman uniform, and holds a tiny letter. The set of five will be sold at $88, and will be available at 10 post offices from April 9. The post offices are Ang Mo Kio, Jurong Point, Killiney Road, Newton, Orchard, Robinson Road, Singapore Post Centre, Suntec, Toa Payoh Central and Woodlands Central.


  19. Hello Kitty...For Men! But Can Sanrio's New Fashion Line Overcome The Pussy Factor?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 15 | Forbes.com

    ... such as My Melody and Cinnamoroll, launched a line of men's clothing based on their most well-known character: Hello Kitty. Yes, Hello Kitty Men-or HK Men-if you thought you heard incorrectly. Sanrio's latest ambitious project is to convince men ...


  20. NYC children's museum explores Japanese cultureRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 14 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    ... It includes toys, clothing and entertainment characterized by whimsical figures and bright colors like Hello Kitty and Pokeman. Visitors can practice writing Japanese characters and singing Japanese children's songs at a karaoke booth. They can also ...