A survey of 100 American company workers posed the question: What Japanese person are you most familiar with? The answers are interesting. See below.
1. Ichiro Suzuki, baseball player
2. Puffy, singing duo
3. Koizumi, former prime minister
5. Emperor Hirohito, wartime emperor
12. Jackie Chan, action hero
Uh, okay, corporate America, let’s get one thing straight here. The goofy man in the black bodysuit pictured above right? He’s Chinese.
More on the survey here.