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Priceless 170-year-old Japanese fart scroll digitized

Priceless 170-year-old Japanese fart scroll digitized / Boing Boing About 170 years ago, during Japan’s Edo period, a 34-foot scroll called Fart Battle (He-gassen) was created by unknown artisan(s). The work lives on in glorious hi-res digitized collection at Waseda University. Nothing is safe in this fart battle, not even cats. Some fart battle participants use fans defensively against their opponents. The …