'Only in Japan': a hackneyed phrase, certainly, though we can't think of many other countries where the groping of an all-female pop group for charity would be considered 'OK'. We're not talking about one porn star groping another here, either. This is something the general public is welcome to get involved in, organised as part of a 24-hour telethon by Japanese adult channel Paradise TV. For a suggested donation of ¥1,000 ($12.94 at the time of writing), the average Jo is allowed five squeezes of a pair of breasts, with all proceeds going to the Japan Foundation for AIDS Prevention. "> 'Only in Japan': a hackneyed phrase, certainly, though we can't think of many other countries where the groping of an all-female pop group for charity would be considered 'OK'. We're not talking about one porn star groping another here, either. This is something the general public is welcome to get involved in, organised as part of a 24-hour telethon by Japanese adult channel Paradise TV. For a suggested donation of ¥1,000 ($12.94 at the time of writing), the average Jo is allowed five squeezes of a pair of breasts, with all proceeds going to the Japan Foundation for AIDS Prevention. ">
Marshmallow 3D: Charity boob grab
News On Japan via Time Out -- Aug 09

'Only in Japan': a hackneyed phrase, certainly, though we can't think of many other countries where the groping of an all-female pop group for charity would be considered 'OK'. We're not talking about one porn star groping another here, either. This is something the general public is welcome to get involved in, organised as part of a 24-hour telethon by Japanese adult channel Paradise TV. For a suggested donation of ¥1,000 ($12.94 at the time of writing), the average Jo is allowed five squeezes of a pair of breasts, with all proceeds going to the Japan Foundation for AIDS Prevention.

Source: Time Out



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