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Why All the Married People in Japan May End up with the Same Last Name

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Due to a law passed over 100 years ago and population demographics, all the married people in Japan may end up having the same last name. If you grew up having a popular name in your class (think of “Jennifer,” “Cameron,” or “Taylor”), then you know the frustration of being called on by your teacher … Read more