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The Aokigahara Forest in Japan aka Suicide Forest

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  1. Magnificent Mr. Hole

    Magnificent Mr. Hole Well-Known Member

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    The Aokigahara Forest is the most popular site for suicides in Japan. After the novel Kuroi Jukai was published, in which a young lover commits suicide in the forest, people started taking their own lives there at a rate of 50 to 100 deaths a year. The site holds so many bodies that the Yakuza pays homeless people to sneak into the forest and rob the corpses. The authorities sweep for bodies only on an annual basis, as the forest sits at the base of Mt. Fuji and is too dense to patrol more frequently.

    [video=youtube_share;4FDSdg09df8]http://youtu.be/4FDSdg09df8[/video]
     
  2. ChuckZ

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    seen that talked about on Ancient Aliens I think
     
  3. Gitfiddle

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    Yeah, cause we don't want the Japs anymore! Hahahahahahahahah..
     
  4. Jim J Jiblets

    Jim J Jiblets Fuck Off Dimmy! VIP

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    Hold on, I'm reading The 12 Nights Of Christmas to my son while my wife stuffs my daughters stockings.
     
  5. Acid

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    welcome to 1988
     
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    ive been there

    japanese police got all kinds of pissed off because it is a sensitive place
     
  7. GHP

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    You could grow mad weed there yo
     
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    Fucking crazy Japs need to chill out.
     
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    I told ya not to be stupid, ya moron
     
  10. GHP

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    We should drop an A-bomb on the suicide forest
     
  11. Billy

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    Well that was nice to watch on Christmas eve.
     
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  13. Magnificent Mr. Hole

    Magnificent Mr. Hole Well-Known Member

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    :cheer:
     
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    As if I weren't depressed enough. :endit:
     
  15. Magnificent Mr. Hole

    Magnificent Mr. Hole Well-Known Member

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    It has a posotive message at the end, the man tries to help people he finds that haven't gone through with it yet.
     
  16. Mr Sinister

    Mr Sinister Staff Member

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    Its weird how he finds that guy but doesn't make him leave he just tells him to be positive and walks away hoping he doesn't hang himself
     

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