Let’s see here, California 1942:
And let’s see here, California 2012, specifically Clay Street, Saturday, September 15th, 2012:
You see that? You see “GTFO JAPS” (Get The Fuck Out, Japs)?
Even more charming.
(How many of these are the easily-cowed Ed Lee stencil voters of 2011? Mmmm…)
Oh, here’s the headline:
But one problem with that is that name of the islands is Senkaku. Check it and see. And another problem is that Japan “took over” these isles in the 1800′s.
And with all this talk of ancient history, let’s talk about today. Look at who’s claiming all of the South China Sea, even parts that are extreeeeemely close to the Philippines:
That’s right, it’s China. (Look at that red line – it’s like a giant tongue, I drink your milkshake.)
Now let’s check in with Rose Pak, the Reverend Bacon of San Francisco. Here she is from a few years back: