One Good Thing
FIFA football matches highlight a wonderful Japanese tradition
OK, I’ll say from the outset that I do not follow soccer. I do, however, know that soccer is a definite “thing,” and so I’m happy that during the two weeks of FIFA matches in Qatar, people around the world have something to cheer about, moan about, and commiserate over.
Today, Costa Rica beat Japan, 1-0. This is a big deal because last week Costa Rica lo…