Talking with a Japanese friend about this now.
He says y'all rock for supporting the cause ^^/
He also says the Tokyo governor is a senile old homophobe and xenophobe with a history of writing his own novels involving the rape of minors
. He has called Nanking a "fiction
" and helped write the fantabulously xenophobic right-wing essay: "The Japan That Can Say No
Classy guy! Better to enjoy a day celebrating our "warped DNA" at an event he has nothing to do with ^___~