MATT: Grog, you make your way in. It’s tiny. You have to (straining) squeeze in and duck low and even just walking through the pathway, your shoulders are rubbing against the sides of the wall, and your head occasionally (bang, bang).
LAURA: It’s like you in Japan, baby!
TRAVIS: I know. Taking a shower, I broke like two shower heads. Just turning around, I was like (crash).
LIAM: The beds, was that like lying down on a saltine for you?
TRAVIS: Oh yeah. My heels were just over like the–
LAURA: We went into McDonald’s and his head hit the ceiling!
The common raccoon is not native to the islands of Japan. But now many live in the wild. Why? In 1977, a popular anime caused many people to import them as pets. Then many escaped (or were released) into the wild, and began making babies.