Every week, on Monday
comes under attack, not by Godzilla
, but by big black crows
, called karasu
. And there are loads and loads of these flying vermin
throughout the city.
Why specifically Monday and Thursday? Because they are the karasu feeding days.
Monday and Thursdays are trash days in Tokyo.
* NOTE: depending on where you live, gomi day falls on different days of the week. Also, recently the problem has gotten better...