TheOtherMike has uncovered what could easily turn into another Michael Vick type situation if it reaches American shores from Japan: Beetle Sumo Wrestling:
Apparently, this photo comes from a somewhat sanctioned event called the IWBC (Insect World Battle Championships).
Is this the Japanese version of dog fighting? Bull fighting? Or something even more sinister?
Wasn’t Japan’s image already damaged enough by the mechanical arm wrestling story?