Passed Out Salaryman in the City

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    This photo was taken in Tokyo back in 2003 or 2004 while walking to my station on my way to work. This was a very busy thoroughfare. This guy was still passed out from a night of heavy drinking. I always wondered if these guys get up and go to work or if they go home.

    hellochris, muelhauptmj, nicolacassa, and 26 other people added this photo to their favorites.

    1. Adventures of Tintin 85 months ago | reply

      probably thrown out by his wife.

    2. hellochris 85 months ago | reply

      you must add this picture to hiromy's superawesome salaryman group! ha, ha! in the states the only people who sleep like that are drunks!

    3. Spygirl 85 months ago | reply

      Sweet Dream! hahaha :D

    4. kogden 85 months ago | reply

      hahaha "it hurts to live"

    5. nicolacassa 85 months ago | reply

      Japan is so sad at times...

    6. !!wat_dat!! 85 months ago | reply

      don't miss that last train, dude! met a guy at a suidobashi bar once that had been sleeping at the bar everynght for the past ten years...

    7. subtle_3106 85 months ago | reply

      It's typical Spring view of Japan...lol

    8. rebecca~ 85 months ago | reply

      this is hilarious.
      are they really called "salary men"? i've never heard this term before.

    9. Slave Unit 85 months ago | reply

      Only in Japan is where nobody'd steal your stuff even if you're passed out.

    10. Adventures of Tintin 85 months ago | reply

      But he said leave me alone, Im a salary man
      And my snore is much worse than my bite
      He said leave me alone, Im a salary man
      But if you push me too far I just might

      - sing to the tune of Hall and Oates' Family Man

    11. i didn't mean to go to Stoke 83 months ago | reply

      i cant take the strain anymore

    12. Mitsiko7 82 months ago | reply

      i guess he was a lil' tired...

    13. Adventures of Tintin 81 months ago | reply

      please join the Street Sleeping Group and post this picture.

    14. tirabaralla 81 months ago | reply

      I found this sad, not so funny... :\

    15. ZenzenOK 81 months ago | reply

      I don't see the sadness at all.

    16. Jiteo 56 months ago | reply

      Great shot! I just love the salaryman lifestyle (observing it, not living it haha).

      --
      Seen in your Japan set. (?)

    17. sofarsocute (no fave & run) 46 months ago | reply

      It must have been another 'Very' though day at the office.
      Nice catch.

    18. guttersoup 41 months ago | reply

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