What are the biggest misconceptions about Japan?

I've answered this question in detail, but I think it's worth reiterating some things.

Claim: Eating Lunch on the School Roof is normal

Verdict: Mostly False

Explanation: Eating lunch on the school roof is actually banned in most schools. Generally, students will either eat in the cafeteria or in their classrooms. This is usually a gimmick put into anime to make it more interesting, and it usually doesn't mirror the true environment of most Japanese schools.


How to stop shoulder pain from pull ups/push ups

Unfortunately, the only thing you can do is to take it easy until the pain goes away or  it's not so annoying, e.g. pains goes away after the first couple of sets. The reason that you caused injury can be one or a combination of the following:Too many reps i.e. pushing yourself always to failure.Higher intensity that

I am almost 500 pounds. Most of the weight is body fat. How do I go about using a skin caliper to measure body fat percentage?

Kudos to you for taking the first steps toward a healthier life! It's going to be a great adventure.The key to getting to your goal is finding something that will motivate you consistently over longer periods of time. For some people (myself included), that motivation comes from quantitatively demonstrable progress, which is exactly what

When I run HMs, I run first 6 miles at 8.30-9mph. However I drop speed drastically (9.30-10mph) the next 6-7 miles. What do I need to improve speed of 2nd half of the run?

The question is confusing because, as written, it would indicate that you are running the second half faster than the first...more than 10% faster. However, assuming the question is correct and the numbers wrong, then the way to speed up