I have thought that this might become something a fad. In the near future, a person who takes a watermelon wearing sunglasses out in a buggy will appear. I can come up with many different versions. Undoubtedly, however, he is walking with a Japanese radish put on something like a sandal to protect it from getting bruised.
March 14, 2013
English translation of an excerpt from a Japanese article: NAVER News Roundup – March 13, 2013 –
Oh, no! A man in front me is walking a Japanese radish on a leash. Terrific!
10:08 a.m. – March 12, 2013
The radish shrewdly occupies a space for one person on the escalator.
10:14 a.m. – March 12, 2013
I saw a man dressed in a black coat with a black magician hat walking a Japanese radish on a black leash on the platform at Akabane station.
12:27 a.m. – March 13, 2013
I saw something amazing! A man with a silk hat on walking a Japanese radish on a string! The string was not a mere string but probably a proper leash for animals. Actually, there are many different types of people in this world.
9:04 a.m. – March 12, 2013
At Kawaguchi Station, I saw a strange man pulling a Japanese radish on a sled (?) get on a train. It is difficult to explain it. I saw something interest in the morning.
11:43 p.m. – March 12, 2013