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Old 02-26-2016, 05:18 PM   #1
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Default As A Japanese Mountain Village Shrinks, So Do Its Prospects For Kabuki


Six of Damine's 10 remaining children perform in the finale of the
village's annual kabuki festival.
Elise Hu/NPR


http://www.npr.org/sections/parallel...cts-for-kabuki

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In the central Japanese mountain village of Damine, children have kept up an unbroken tradition of performing Japan's classical theater, kabuki, year after year for more than three centuries. But as people age or leave for opportunities in cities, the village is running out of performers.
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I'm beginning to think that childless Japan will eventually aim to replace itself with robots.
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They may end up being all robots.
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robots with the three laws of Sharia
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The three laws of WHAT???
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