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Parsing the Infamous Japanese Postal CSV.

You can find people complaining about it regularly on Twitter, and there was even briefly a blog just collecting posts from all over the web about it. A particularly amusing tweet describes people who expect computers to bend to the will of humans being punished in Hell by having to parse ken_all.csv forever.

12345,Kyoto,Kyoto,"North Town (Up Lower Godsroad from"
12345,Kyoto,Kyoto,"the West, Down Turtle Street from the"
12345,Kyoto,Kyoto,"East, Up Old Temple Road from the"
12345,Kyoto,Kyoto,"West)"