Gaijin Kanpai Ep. 197 - Do As I Say, Not As Ayu

Words to live by.

 

197 - Do As I Say, Not As Ayu
Ayumi Hamasaki - LOVE again | TF6 - Be My Valentine
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Love is in the air this week as we review the latest single by the ever-gimmicky Tommy February6, "Be My Valentine," as well as Ayumi Hamasaki's "LOVE again." (Don't forget to shout the first word and whisper the last word like a creeper; typesetting is important!) But are the magicks of February 14th enough to make us fall head-over-heels for this music? Once again we've tricked you into needing to listen to the show! We are evil geniuses.

Disclaimer: Erin talks a great deal about race in the B-roll which may make some listeners uncomfortable.


LOVE-POTION-NUMBER-NOTES!

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