Talk about insensitive! Americans…what are you thinking?

You would think that most Americans would have the sense to wait a while before they start trying to special-order orphans from Japan, but apparently not.  Tazura Ogaway, the director of the adoption agency Across Japan, has admitted to being a little creeped out by the requests she is getting from Americans. 

As Ogaway said herself, “I have been receiving many strange emails, from mostly U.S., and was asked, ‘I want girl, less than 6 months old, healthy child.’ I honestly tell you such a kind of emails makes Japanese people very uncomfortable, because for us, it sounds like someone who is looking for ‘what I want’ from our terrible disaster.” 

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