Home > Japan > U.S. > September 30, 2014 Japan, U.S. A Bonsai Tree planted in1626 survived the atomic bomb at Hiroshima and now resides in a U.S. Museum. Share this:FacebookTwitterGoogle Tags:Bonsai Tree, Hiroshima, History, U.S. Related Posts A Japanese man survived both the Hiroshima and Nagasaki atomic bombings during WWII. Japanese fans at the world cup match between Japan and Greece cleaned up all the litter in the stadium after the game. Kokura, Japan, was the original target of the atomic bomb that landed in Nagasaki. A New Jersey Forest Fire Service fire warden can summon any person aged 18 to 50 to assist in putting out wildfires—and it’s against the law to refuse. America’s war on drugs, officially began in 1971. At that time 1 gram of cocaine cost $200 ($1,100 adjusted for inflation). Today that same gram of cocaine cost $50. A Japanese illustrator had his genitals removed, cooked them and sold them for $1250. A cat named Tama is a manager at a railway station in Japan, a job which pays her in cat food. A survivor of Hiroshima’s atomic bombing went to Boston in 1951 and won the Marathon. There is a basketball court on the top floor of the U.S. Supreme Court Building. It’s known as the “highest court in the land.” The switch from $1 bills to $1 coins would save American taxpayers approximately $4.4 billion in the next 30 years.