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How close to Tokyo is Chiba? Tokyo Prefecture or Greater Tokyo?

Chiba is as close to Greater Tokyo as the Bronx is to New York City. That is, Greater Tokyo consists of all of Tokyo Prefecture and most of Chiba, Kanagawa, and Saitama.

I've been accused of being a Marxist, yet while Harpo's my favourite, it's Groucho I'm always quoting. Odd, that.

by BruceMcF (agila61 at netscape dot net) on Sat Jun 11th, 2011 at 12:15:18 PM EST
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And, with that "Greater Tokyo" construction, Chiba is the part of Tokyo closest to Fukushima.

"It is not necessary to have hope in order to persevere."
by ARGeezer (ARGeezer a in a circle eurotrib daught com) on Sat Jun 11th, 2011 at 02:13:24 PM EST
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