The Same Age: Marriage in Japan from Tamarahco Hen Productions on Vimeo.

According to Articles 731-737 of the Japanese Civil Code, males must be 18 years of age or older and females 16 years of age or older. The presenter has a problem with this age differential. Why doesn't everyone??

Key words-phrases: Japanese Civil Code, marriage, marriageable age, teen pregnancy.

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It is almost always the girls who marry at an early age. On average in Ethiopia, there is an eight-year age difference between partners.

Paradise or Hell? from Tamarahco Hen Productions on Vimeo.

What do American alcohol and Japanese canned coffee advertisements have in common? The presenter argues that both feed into a reality-dodging "addictive mindset."

Key words-phrases: addictive mindset, advertising, canned coffee, alcohol, TOEFL iBT Listening Exercise.