to full-size. Oh, (world-weary sigh
), Boing Boing readers email us their unsolicited party photos constantly. I mean, grainy Nyataimori
phonecam snaps are a dime a gig these days. But occasionally, some really good ones evade our jaded killfiles and overcooked-meme detectors. Link
to gallery for someone's yakuza-themed soiree, which includes these lovely naked sushi shots (they're pretty PG-13, no full nudity): (1
). (Thanks, Poul, who shot 'em all
Previously: Web Zen -- Sushi Zen
. See also this fine series of snapshots on Siege's blog (site NSFW): Link 1
, Link 2
Update: Matt says, "I hope this doesn't come off as know-it-allish, but just FYI, the Japanese word for sushi served on a naked lady is not nyataimori but nyotaimori (女体盛り):
nyo (女) - woman
tai (体) - body
mori (盛り) - helping, plateful, serving, arrangement, etc.
I guess it's possible that nyataimori
is some regionally-accented version, but I've never heard of it and Google doesn't turn much up. Incidentally the male version is 男体盛り, usually pronounced nantaimori."
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