Nearing the likely end of her tenure as U.S. Ambassador to Japan, Caroline Kennedy has decided to fully embrace the whimsical side of governmental life in Japan.
Earlier this week Kennedy posted a video of herself and various government workers in Japan doing the cutesy “Koi Dance” (Love Dance) from the popular Japanese TV show “We Married as a Job.” Since the show’s debut, thousands have posted their own versions of the show’s elaborate credit sequence dance online.
Clad in a baggy Santa Claus costume, Kennedy hits all the right Japanese cosplay-style moves as other U.S. staff in Osaka, Tokyo, Okinawa, Fukuoka, Nagoya and Sapporo add to the fun. The dance follows an earlier video in which Kennedy, again dressed as Santa, appears frolicking on a roof before (through the magic of editing) diving down the chimney with presents. Read more…