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A fetish for full body suits in Japan

By day, she is a mild-mannered office clerk, whose modest make-up and conservative hairstyle make her blend in to any crowd. By night, she dresses in a skin-tight, all-in-one Spandex body suit that covers everything – including her eyes – and sits in bars, alone but liberated, she believes, from the judgement of others. "With... Read More

Youths sit outside a fish and chip shop in the town of Lerwick on the Shetland Islands April 3, 2014. The windswept Shetland islands have their own aspirations about Scottish independence, some of the 23,000 inhabitants even want their own. Many Shetlanders see the September 18 vote on whether Scotland should end the 307-year-old union with England as an opportunity to gain control over local services and a share of revenues from the oil pumped from the North Sea. – Reuters pic, April 17, 2014.

Youths sit outside a fish and chip shop in the town of Lerwick on the Shetland Islands April 3, 2014. The windswept Shetland islands have their own aspirations about Scottish independence, some of the 23,000 inhabitants even want their own. Many Shetlanders see the September 18 vote on whether Scotland should end the 307-year-old union with England as an opportunity to gain control over local services and a share of revenues from the oil pumped from the North Sea. – Reuters pic, April 17, 2014.

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