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This is how Japanese team left the locker room after beating Germany in FIFA World Cup match

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u/Glittering-Beyond-45 10d ago

How did the Germans leave theirs?

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u/mkul316 10d ago Silver Gold

Reengineered to be better than when they found it.

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u/fulthrottlejazzhands 10d ago

More like over engineered it to the point it can't be maintained and broke down somewhere outside of Kursk.

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u/kkehoe5 10d ago

They modified the lighting circuit so it only appears to use less electricity than standard locker rooms.

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u/extordi 10d ago

And it's a daily subscription in order to turn on more than 50% of the lights

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u/nosneros 10d ago

That's okay though because no one driving a German locker room can seem to find the light switch anyway.

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u/the_backpack 10d ago

oh they can find it, they just don't use it

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u/Total-Khaos 10d ago

I think you're talking about the locker room's turn signals.

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u/SoCuteShibe 10d ago

You know I'm starting to think you guys might be talking about cars...

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u/AbowlofIceCreamJones 10d ago

My husband always asks me why I'm sitting in the dark if the lights aren't on during the day.. It's not dark, it's daytime outside and there's plenty of light coming in.

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u/Unumbotte 10d ago

Ask him why he's not wearing his winter coat indoors.

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u/KochKlaus 10d ago

Gold! Reward here: 🏆

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u/chuy2256 10d ago

Wow, Reddit really duped me. I could issue Gold Awards all along. Have mine: 🏆

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u/Justintimefordinner1 10d ago Helpful

Happy cake day:🏆

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u/Timmyty 10d ago

Only when being measured. Damn that's a good one

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u/JVDS 10d ago

OOF

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u/ERRORMONSTER 10d ago

As a non-german, could you explain that reference? Me no get it :(

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u/Rx_EtOH 10d ago

It came out later they weren't the only ones doing it, right? Somehow the cars were able to detect testing conditions and automatically switch to "clean mode"

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u/TotallyInOverMyHead 10d ago

That technology was indeed 'sold' to / 'given' to / 'found' in competitors automotives.

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u/4pl8DL 10d ago

Yes, it was later revealed that most manufacturers had such a defeat device

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u/fatsrat 10d ago

I got a new car cause of this scandal! 2009 diesel Jetta with 250k miles on it and they cut us $13k 🤯

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u/andAutomator 10d ago

When was this?

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u/Cococrunchy 10d ago

First detected in 2014. Case blew up around 2015-2017

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u/Assdolf_Shitler 10d ago

Volkswagen, the kings of making a $10,000 problem from a $100 part

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u/CrudelyAnimated 10d ago

Wait, the German team’s locker room made it all the way from Qatar to Kursk, and you’re calling that a failure?

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u/Bigolbagocats 10d ago

Lmfao. And then they built 5 additional locker rooms in quick succession, all with completely separate parts and materials

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u/JohnnyDarkside 10d ago

And hand threaded screws so replacements are 10 times more expensive.

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u/Vectorman1989 10d ago

Ferdinand Porsche has entered the chat

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u/HypnonavyBlue 10d ago

That would explain Germany's performance at the last World Cup in Russia, at least.

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u/xInitial 10d ago

now they have to drop the whole ceiling to change out a light bulb

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u/LukariBRo 10d ago

Intake manifold covering rear half of spark plugs PTSD intensifies

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u/theregalbeagle 10d ago

The light bulb is scheduled to burn out at 15:45 23/11/3022.

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u/callisstaa 10d ago

They installed heated seats but you have to pay a subscription to use them.

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u/stellvia2016 10d ago

That's old news. Now it's about paying 1200/yr to use the acceleration your motor is capable of.

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u/sambes06 10d ago

They also annexed the three closest locker rooms.

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u/GarrettGSF 10d ago

Belgium locker room in shambles

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u/PAXICHEN 10d ago

Not enough time for all of the approvals.

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u/Fuzzy_Dan 10d ago

In shame

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u/weelluuuu 10d ago

They were so hurt that they left their BDSM gear behind.

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u/Yoloswaggit420 10d ago edited 9d ago

They were the Wurst of the bunch

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u/crankcasy 10d ago

This could get really interesting if we could see the other teams

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u/wonderbat3 10d ago Gold Wholesome All-Seeing Upvote Spit-take That Smile

They showed the Argentina locker room after their loss and it was really Messi

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u/provocative_bear 10d ago

And the Saudi Arabian locker room was missing a door...

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u/Dusty170 10d ago

I get that reference

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u/witcher4 10d ago

I don't, I'm out of the loop, can you explain? :)

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u/Dusty170 10d ago

There was a video on reddit recently of some saudi(?) people going absolutely mental at home celebrating a goal they scored, so much so that one of the people just ripped the door off its hinges and threw it outside like a madman.

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u/petergriffin2013 10d ago

That sounds unhinged

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u/2meinrl4 10d ago

Oh no you didn't

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u/holliewood61 10d ago

Just take my up vote, and continue your good work elsewhere

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u/edebby 10d ago

I once saw FCB lockerroom after a practice. It was messy af. Used towels everywhere empty bottles thrown on the floor.

But its not comparable.

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u/caveyh96 10d ago

thats a Football club though in their own stadium. Not an international team in a non-home stadium

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u/elconquistador1985 10d ago

Here's a comparison between MLB all stars playing Japan all stars in Japan: https://www.reddit.com/r/baseball/comments/2mr5l9/dugouts_of_team_mlb_and_team_japan_after_a_game/

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u/2drawnonward5 10d ago

So many potential dip bottles yet it was all spat on the floor smdh

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u/gwaenchanh-a 10d ago

I went to a really rural Appalachian high school and I remember my friends and I used to play a game called "dip spit or ants" where you tried to guess whether that brown pile on the floor was ants eating dropped food or a big hunk of dip.

It was almost never ants.

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u/eta_carinae_311 10d ago

I went to a pro game in Japan when I lived there and it is so different from American games - no trash, and everybody eats bentos. Also, the cheering squads are amazing

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u/coleus 10d ago

The last american baseball game I went to, I found sunflower shells all over my seat. The POS behind me was eating them and tossing them onto my seat.

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u/SheBopPNW 10d ago

He was spitting them not tossing them.. a lot of Americans are gross and I am sorry

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u/coleus 10d ago

Yes, to clarify a bit, (what's even more blatantly messed up) is that he spit them on one hand, and when full of shells, he literally threw them (overhand!) onto my seat. Like that shit misted itself with his spit. Luckily it was rain day and my wife and I went elsewhere but it was one of the grossest shit I've ever seen and to him and his buddy it was completely normal.

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u/shashinqua 10d ago

Typical baseball fan.

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u/VerStannen 10d ago

Yeah somehow it’s “tradition” and part of “Americans pastime” go to a baseball game and leave seeds and peanut shells and soda and beer cans all around your seat.

I love baseball but I find the lack of picking up after oneself, at the stadium or any other public place, just appalling. I know people get paid to do it, but that doesn’t give me the right to act so slovenly.

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u/Tokenofmyerection 10d ago

I never understood people that do this with sunflower seeds. It’s so easy to spit them in a cup

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u/StartledP 10d ago

Germanys locker room was equally tidy, washed clean by tears.

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u/ArbutusPhD 10d ago

Gunnar, are you wasting tears? Olaf, get Gunnar a bucket and a sham-wow!

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u/PawnOfPaws 10d ago

You mean Hans and Dieter. Olaf and Gunnar are thought off as rather "northern" names here. ;)

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u/ArbutusPhD 10d ago

My mistake.

Olaf, go get Hans!

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u/ryuujinusa 10d ago

Lmao! Too soon

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u/tenbatsu 10d ago

Still salty. Like the floor of their locker room.

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u/Misconduct 10d ago

God damn dude they have families

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u/Sir_Drakefire 10d ago

In 2.5 seconds it was still efficient

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u/xaghant 10d ago All-Seeing Upvote

They even left paper cranes and snacks!

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u/295DVRKSS 10d ago

They’ll probably write the cleaning staff later to thank them !

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u/Shibamiss 10d ago

They did! Wrote “thank you” in Arabic

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u/ZippyDan 10d ago

The cleaning crew are probably Filipino or Bangladeshi lol

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u/dustybooksaremyjam 10d ago

Who can probably read the basic phrases in Arabic because they, you know, have to work in Qatar and get work instructions in the local language.

In the US, the housekeepers who don't speak English all at least know "thank you".

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u/Matt081 10d ago

Living in UAE, I am always amazed by the language skills of some of the lowest paid people in my company. Janitors, worksite bus drivers, etc., generally all speak arabic and english along with their home language.

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u/BronchialChunk 10d ago Silver

makes you realize that pretty much all people have the capacity to be great and shitty and that their circumstance may be more due to design than by chance.

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u/dwdwdan 10d ago

And if not they probably have google

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u/Isopbc 10d ago

That’s a huge crane!

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u/CrudelyAnimated 10d ago

… It’s Gojira.

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u/footal 10d ago

I have to find the whales

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u/PM_ME_HIGH_FIVES__ 10d ago

NOW I CAN SEE THE WHALES

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u/LeekDear 10d ago

Probably because they were “guests” in someone else’s place. They’re HUGE on that type of respect as a way of saying “thank you for having us”

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u/kekehippo 10d ago

As I've witnessed they are polite even at home.

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u/Juniperlightningbug 10d ago

literally every day after school you do this in classrooms from primary school all the way through to university

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u/rac3r5 10d ago

When I backpacked across Japan, I was surprised how clean it was. On the ordinary class train, people would collect all their trash in a plastic bag. Small alleys would be clean and tidy. The only garbage I saw was in Japan. A plastic cup and some cigarette butts.

It made me realize that Canada is clean because the government cleans up, Japan is clean because the people keep it clean.

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u/Spanktronics 10d ago edited 10d ago

You could say this was the height of professionalism, but you could also say this is a cultural bitchslap of epic proportions. We came, we kicked your ass, & we are not even troubled in the slightest. Here, have this nice paper crane we made for you.

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u/Jankylad 10d ago

That comment implies the cleaners are Qatari and not slave workers from Bangladesh or the Philippines.

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u/Relzin 10d ago

On an international stage, this is incredible PR for Japan. The respect being shown as guests of the games, by the Japanese players and fans, makes me want to visit Japan as a tourist.

If I can expect respect (of course I'd be respectful as well), safety, and cleanliness, then it sounds like a wonderful trip. I can't be the only person feeling this way.

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u/jb007gd 10d ago

I just want to go and eat the sushi. It's got to be light years ahead of what we're getting in Ohio.

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u/DinnerForBreakfast 10d ago

You can go to California or the Gulf coast and eat really good sushi if you want to save money. I live in Houston and there's tons of good sushi here. Same with Atlanta. I'm probably biased because I love gulf shrimp.

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u/Michael424242 10d ago

The food is probably the leftovers of whatever post game meal they ate.

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u/bodega_bladerunner 10d ago All-Seeing Upvote

This is how owners expect you to leave their Airbnbs while still charging cleaning fees

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u/BroasisMusic 10d ago

"Food containers were left on the table. Additional cleaning fee: $250"

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u/DietDrBleach 10d ago

“Couch is 1mm out of place. 180$ service fee.”

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u/imonk 10d ago

"Believe it or not, jail."

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u/galloignacio 10d ago

“Decorative esweater remov-ed from closet, jail.”

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u/SomewhatReadable 10d ago

That's on top of the built in $500 cleaning fee, right?

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u/DMAN591 10d ago

"Trash was left in the trash bin. Disposal fee: $50"

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u/DontBanMeBro988 10d ago

Tried to book one last weekend. $80 cleaning fee for one night. No thanks.

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u/skithewest27 10d ago

I was looking last night and found a $45 room, cool. $120 cleaning fee, plus $30 sevice fee, plus tax. Im afraid the glory days of Air BnB have come and gone. I booked a hotel in downtown for cheaper.

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u/gagreel 10d ago

Glory days of Lyft, Seamless, Airbnb, streaming platforms, non-subscription software/apps, are all a distant memory. We didn't realize how good we had it.

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u/Lindvaettr 10d ago

The thing with Lyft and Uber was that they've always been glorified middle men operating on constant losses with the belief that somehow they'd be profitable. Problem is, neither ever developed any system that wasn't easily replicated by another service. There was never anything either offered that could be more profitable than existing taxi services other than that taxi services don't operate at a loss.

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u/nullsignature 10d ago

We booked a 1200sqft cabin for a week. $1000 cleaning fee after we were expected to launder and replace all bedding, wash and store every used dish, sweep, etc. In addition to that, there was an envelope with a note trying to guilt us into tipping the cleaning service. Guessing they aren't getting that full $1000.

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u/DontBanMeBro988 10d ago

Right? Like the cleaners probably got paid $100

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u/Miseryy 10d ago

U-Haul:

$20 fee if rented furniture pads aren't folded in the back of the truck.

First time they told me that they'd be charging my card I said nothing, stared, then left. Guess I was in denial.

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u/tomdelfino 10d ago

"Nah. Ya missed a spot." - Airbnb, probably

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u/pinion_ 10d ago

Wiped the floor both on and off the pitch.

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u/curiouspeter_14 10d ago

Germany room's picture please

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u/InvincibleJellyfish 10d ago

Pretzels and pickles everywhere

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u/LukariBRo 10d ago

Win? Lots of beer. Loss? Lots of beer.

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u/Misuzuzu 10d ago

Tie? Believe it or not, lots of beer.

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u/Spackleberry 10d ago

Didn't play today? Straight to beer.

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u/ToHallowMySleep 10d ago

We have the best beer in the world. Because of beer.

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u/Informal_Laugh_4221 10d ago

It could be wurst

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u/N0T_SURE 10d ago

Wax on, wax off

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u/Tullydin 10d ago

And left snacks for the next team

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u/Grimalkinnn 10d ago

And paper cranes!

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u/vven294 10d ago

I imagine the cleaning staff is a big fan of the Japanese team, and hope they keep winning, and thus playing.

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u/mttdesignz 10d ago

"Thanks...now they won't even pay me"

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u/younggun92 10d ago Silver Bravo Grande!

Lol you thought they were getting paid in Qatar

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u/finger_milk 10d ago

"You're lucky you're not dead, keep sweeping"

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u/LOR_Fei 10d ago

It’s just slavery with extra steps

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u/mottylthecat 10d ago

“You get paid in paper cranes now”

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u/pistoncivic 10d ago

Maybe their stolen passports are inside the cranes

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u/jenkag 10d ago

Everyone should do this honestly. This is the equivalent of me stacking the plates and cups at a restaurant. I know the servers can do it, but their job already sucks. Might as well make it a little bit easier for them.

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u/TaxShelter 10d ago

i used to do this, but I've read multiple times that some bussers don't like when customers do this as they have their own flow and system and doing so can slow them down significantly. YMMV, at least try to put food scraps on one plate but i no longer stack dishes.

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u/omniscientonus 10d ago

Used to be a busser, and it really depends. There are a lot of people who just stack shit randomly, and it makes it harder, but a lot of people do just fine.

However, either way rarely makes any noticeable difference, tables aren't that large and you get used to it. If you are pre-bussing (taking things off the table as people are finished with them) then there shouldn't be a ton of stuff to take anyways.

Basically unless you have a shithead (usually little kid) who makes a huge mess and you just leave it, then clearing and cleaning a full table isn't that much different from cleaning a practically empty table. It makes a bigger difference for large parties, but even then it's not a big deal.

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u/orangasm 10d ago

I used to work in a Toyota factory. I can say it was by far one of the cleanest factories I have ever seen. Cleaning was a daily task for everyone.

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u/sdforbda 10d ago

The story about how they sent engineers to help make a Brooklyn food bank much more efficient was pretty awesome.

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u/AgentParkman 10d ago

Kai Zen!

But! Their effectivity is also reflected on their lives and wellbeing.

Not to mention poor over effectivity is killing us all.

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u/orangewarner 10d ago

What is "poor over effectivity"?

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u/mtandy 10d ago

When you demand half the time and budget, then wonder why your product broke day 1.

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u/INTPx 10d ago

Tindiness is a cultural virtue. People take turns scrubbing the dumpsters on their street and sweeping the streets and sidewalks. Children are essentially the cleaning staff in schools, starting at a very young age— they share the load to make light work of it. Nobody litters. Ever. And of course, at the end of every sporting event, everyone cleans the area around them.

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u/PoliteIndecency 10d ago

Ex Honda worker here, same thing. Station shut down was making sure everything was clean and ready for the next crew.

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u/angwilwileth 10d ago

Japanese school kids learn to clean up after themselves at school. I wish that kind of teaching was more common in other places.

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u/CheesusCwitht 10d ago

Toyota really do seem like the nice guys of the automotive industry. Just good honest vehicles that last a long time.

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u/missionbeach 10d ago

After we bought a Subaru, we starting noticing how much they support National Parks, animal causes, Make a Wish, etc. They even make a donation in your name when you purchase a vehicle.

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u/anythongyouwant 10d ago

The origami birds… 🥹

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u/NinjoeWarrior 10d ago

My mum used to run a hostel and she said the Japanese travelers were the absolute best. Always left the place clean and tidy and always made sure to pay. Other guests, she would have to chase them down for payment sometimes. Never the Japanese

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u/meguriau 10d ago

There's actually a saying in Japanese "立つ鳥跡を濁さず".

A bird taking flight doesn't leave a trace.

This was something mum used to say all the time when we travelled anywhere.

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u/throway_nonjw 10d ago

In primary and high schools in Japan, they don't have cleaning staff. The kids do it as part of their day. It establishes a habit that results in this.

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u/Flewtea 10d ago

My girls’ American school does this and it’s one of my favorite things about it. It has made it so much easier to get chores done at home too because it’s not just me saying it, it’s all the adults they respect.

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u/Lollmfaowhatever 10d ago edited 10d ago

It's a thing in China, Korea, Vietnam, Japan and I assume Taiwan. I taught English in China for two years when I was a loser that couldn't get a job in the U.S. and the community aspect of schools there was phenomenal.

At lunch they'd have their cafeteria roll out these massive tanks of freshly made food to every class (in china the kids never move around, you have your home room and the different subject teachers come to your homeroom) like beef stew or these chunks of pork belly/bacon or stir fried greens and stuff, whatever they could get from the local farmers market that morning and the kids would just all eat these hot fucking delicious meals together. In the afternoon they'd all sweep the floor, wipe down the tables and chairs, windows, hallways and stack the chairs and tables for the next day.

We see if as just cleaning but it's some of my best memories working. Oh and this was in a bumfuck part of China so in the winter we'd just take days off school when it snowed and I'd lead an army of my kids to clean the roadways with shovels, and then everyone else are also outside shovelling the streets. If a car drove up and the place wasn't shovelled yet, THE DRIVER PARKS THE CAR AND PULLS A RANDOM ASS SHOVEL FROM THE TRUNK AND STARTS SHOVELLIN TOO LMFAO. If some ass didn't stop and drove over snow to make it more compacted the kids are 100% allowed to throw snowballs at it. It's like a giant street party. Shit was awesome

Imagine parents and students and society actually respecting and deferring to teachers.

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u/JoseTheSkater 10d ago

this was a wonderful read, thank you. I've always wanted to live somewhere with cleaning more culturally engrained.

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u/Lollmfaowhatever 10d ago

Yeah, when I went I thought okay I'm going to bumfuck nowhere in China, it's probably filthy there. Nope, streets were pristine. I miss the school a lot though, it was set up identically to the schools in animes where you have these multi storey buildings with a track and sports stuff outside, and a hall way with classes on one side complete with the double sliding doors at the front and back of the class. It was an awesome place to work and I tried to make it fun for these kids who were hella overworked by their classes. lol

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u/cthulhuassassin 10d ago

Yes! As a person of Asian descent, I can say that cleanliness is taught to everyone from a young age in most Asian countries! It’s important to respect the places and people around you and helps teach us to work together as a community towards a better society ☀️

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u/Gypsyrocker 10d ago

I love this

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u/Sekkyu 10d ago

im quite sure its not just Japan. I read somewhere that most if not all asian country have the students to take the responsibility of the school cleanliness.

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u/LittleBitGhengisKhan 10d ago

Same in Korea, at least when I was there.

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u/ballrus_walsack 10d ago

Do the Japanese players travel with a designated origami guy or is does the task fall to the team captain?

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u/sprinkles_on_hotdogs 10d ago

That’s what I noticed to! I wanna see the player that while everyone else is cleaning up, they’re just sitting down knocking out these sick cranes!

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u/continuousBaBa 10d ago

You don’t have to follow the World Cup, to follow this example. Stop being slobs.

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u/j0y0 10d ago

Imagine spending a trillion dollars hosting the world cup and Japan gets way better press than you just by cleaning up after themselves.

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u/Boobsiclese 10d ago edited 10d ago

Fucking classy af.

You go Japan!! Proud of you.

Edit: I have no idea what the people responding to me are talking about. I don't follow everything on Reddit and I don't watch the news every day. I don't give af what country does this, I'm going to compliment them because it is classy and they should be proud of themselves for not being ignorant and leaving a fucking mess for others to clean up.

Make whatever leaps you need to, I'm good.

Edit: I realize this doesn't actually matter but I keep getting called a dude, I'm not. I'm a lady.

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u/Ouchyhurthurt 10d ago

My man is complimenting the players on their class, then y’all leap to politics… find a new hobby xD

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u/Butthole_Alamo 10d ago

WTH is going on. Your comment is the most benign statement in the world. I am at a loss as to why people are getting so worked up about it.

The Japan team cleaned up after themselves, and they defeated Germany. That’s praiseworthy. I thought people on Reddit liked Japan? Wasn’t there that post yesterday of their fans cleaning up after a game? There were hundreds of comments just like yours and nobody was tripping out. Weird.

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u/FeanorNoldor 10d ago

Ignore the idiots, your comment is perfect

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u/Madnessx9 10d ago

Japanese are very respectful I find, if you leave a mess in your wake you clearly do not give a shit about the people who will use the facilities after you or those who are required to clean it.

Just because there are staff to clean does not mean you should leave any facility a mess because fuck it, cleaner's job. Cleaners are there to make the environment more hygienic, not to clean up after you because your parents did not raise you well.

Use bins, and tidy up after yourself.

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u/gnulinux 10d ago

It's common in Japan to find stacks of fresh cleaning cloths in food courts. It's expected that people clean their tables after they're done for the next patrons.

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u/Shadow_SKAR 10d ago

I went to a NCAA Final Four game (US college basketball tournament quarterfinals) once. Pizza Hut was giving out free pizzas to the students. The students from one of the teams that lost left their section as a complete mess. Squished pizza and pizza boxes all over the floor and seats. It was fucking disgusting, and I felt so bad for the people that had to go clean that up. There were trash bins easily accessible too, so no excuses really.

Completely opposite culture and not in a good way.

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u/tectoniclakes 10d ago

But can you show us the German locker room for comparison?

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u/iveseenthelight 10d ago

Looks like the Somme

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u/Surrendernuts 10d ago

The Germans didnt use the main entrance gateway to the locker room, they carved their own entrance hall through solid concrete. No one thought it was possible. We now know this hall as ardennes.

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u/Raindancedanii 10d ago

Man the world really could take a page out of Japanese citizens books. Respect and manners can go a long long way.

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u/ombre_bunny 10d ago

It really is such a small thing that would instantly make our surroundings nicer. If everyone just cleaned up after themselves. ☺️ Let's try to be more like this!

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u/LedParade 10d ago

Can the Japanese team come celebrate at my house too?

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u/whitew0lf 10d ago

Respect is taught

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u/blackraven1979 10d ago

There is a Japanese saying “tatsu tori ato wo nigosazu” https://landofnu.com/2017/03/13/the-original-campsite-rule/. It’s how our culture is in Japan mostly.

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u/Admetus 10d ago

Oh this definitely applies to camping. In free camping places like Dartmoor, hiking trails start with a sign that state this.

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u/wheelfoot 10d ago

In the US we say "Take nothing but pictures. Leave nothing but footprints."

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u/Drix22 10d ago

Wish people would do that far more often

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u/justcallmehate 10d ago

The behavior of sporting professionals.

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u/Particular-County277 10d ago

Wow. Decency. Such a rarity

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u/ImaginaryAI 10d ago

The paper cranes are hilarious to me.

My mom used to be a host family for Japanese students coming to the US to play in the rose parade and they did the same thing before leaving, left us paper cranes.

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u/Firamaster 10d ago

Ahhh. Qatar's favorite thing: free labor.

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u/justchecking2c 10d ago

Classy. Good guests and a model for the other teams.

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u/FullAutoOctopus 10d ago

I wish more places were respectful like Japan.

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u/Admetus 10d ago

I want a comparison picture for hilarity.

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u/Hairy-Tailor-4157 10d ago

What a bunch of messy players. Left the overhead compartments open.

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u/1357ball 10d ago

Savage

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u/ARed34 10d ago

Team discipline and lots of respect! Hats off to the Japanese national team!

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u/brickyardjimmy 10d ago

Before they leave the earth like the elves did in Lord of the Rings, the people of Japan should teach us everything they know so we can all act like human beings.

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u/jontheterrible 9d ago

Japan was, by far, one of the most immaculate countries I've ever visited. This does not surprise me at all.

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u/customer_service_af 10d ago

There was a clip of Japanese spectators picking up rubbish from the stands post match too. Arigato gozaimasu

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u/Berns429 10d ago

Is..is that sushi? Did they leave them food too?

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u/mjt1105 10d ago

It’s like they’re trying to get their deposit back and needed pictures as proof. They may have actually left it cleaner than they originally found it.

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u/FragmentOfZeus 10d ago

Pure class. Japanese team doing their country proud in more ways than one

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u/omnisalsa 10d ago

I don't think even the maintenance people would do such a job 😂

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u/ShootTillYouMiss 10d ago

This brings joy

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u/ominix 10d ago

They came, they conquered, they cleaned.