PHOTO: Japan Doesn’t Sugarcoat Their Clothing Sizes

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Is it a lack of tact or just telling it like it is?

Redditor samesongtwice was in Japan and shared this glorious receipt with the Internet.

A fellow Redditor huxrules commented:

I am a fat guy. I have been called “double Buddha” in japan by a drunk businessman. Highlight of the trip really.

Maybe its just a cultural difference. According to the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development, or OECD, only about 3.5 percent of the Japanese population is considered obese. Whereas in America, it’s over 35%.