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Weird pickle something man costume, Okinawa, Japan

Weird pickle something man costume, Okinawa, Japan

I saw this on Okinawa. I have no clue what it is. If anyone in Japan or who has been to Japan can tell me what a giant baby pickle is all about, I’d appreciate it.

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  1. zpahc says:

    That’s Goya (bitter melon)
    the pride of okinawans.

  2. Your Message Goya is a bitter melon that they LOVE in okinawa….

  3. Run's House says:

    my guess is a cute baby watermelon,i find them cute.

  4. Katya says:

    I guess its a watermelon

  5. Shane says:

    I’m pretty sure this is the character for Kewpie mayonnaise dressed as “goya.”

  6. ChinaMatt says:

    Huh? Watermelons are really baby eggs? That’s gotta piss off some vegans.

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