Ninja’s almost extinct
Posted: 25 November 2012 12:30 PM   [ Ignore ]
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Japan’s ninjas heading for extinction

Japan’s era of shoguns and samurai is long over, but the country does have one, or maybe two, surviving ninjas. Experts in the dark arts of espionage and silent assassination, ninjas passed skills from father to son - but today’s say they will be the last.


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Posted: 25 November 2012 02:16 PM   [ Ignore ]   [ # 1 ]
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That’s exactly what they want you to think.  cool mad

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Posted: 26 November 2012 05:49 AM   [ Ignore ]   [ # 2 ]
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Sure sign they have their invisibility cloacks right nowadays.

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