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Sumo-Wrestling Handprint Assembly-Line

„Miyaginobeya sumo house teamwork. Helping make Hakuho’s tegata (hand prints). Taking it nice and slow today, and using the rare red ink.“

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Crappy Robot Sumo-Contest

Toller Clip von der Hebocon in Tokyo, einem Sumo Wrestling-Wettbewerb für beschissene Roboter: „One Entrant forgot her Robot on the Train. She gave up looking for the Robot, and then sent us a Photo of her having a Beer. The Crowd praised this act of supreme Crappiness.“ Hebocon is a robot sumo-wrestling tournament for those…

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29 Sumo-Wrestlers on a Plane

„It turns out these sumo wrestlers all belong to the same stable, Hakkaku, headquartered in the historic sumo neighborhood of Ryogoku in Tokyo. […] Right now, the stable claims 29 wrestlers – and they’re all traveling together! Flying to Okinoshima in Shimane Prefecture, these behemoths and their trainers are apparently headed out to the rural…

Tilt Shift Timelapse-Sumo-Wrestling

Tilt Shift Timelapse-Sumo-Wrestling

(Youtube Direktsumo, via Pink Tentacle, Video: Bitter Girls) Aus irgendeinem komischen Grund kann ich mit dem ganzen Tilt-Shift-Kram so gar nichts anfangen, aber Tilt Shift-Sumo-Wrestling in Zeitraffer? Das hat was… dachte ich mir so, als ich aus den Augenwinkeln bei Pink Tentacle noch laß, dass am Ende bei Minute 2:49 ein sogenannter Kancho stattfindet, ich…