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It is about cake that you can buy for 9 cents of US dollars.
It is called 10 yen Manju in Japanese.
The price of the cheapest hamburger at McDonald's is 100 yen (about 90 cents) in Japan.
You can buy 10 pieces of the cake for it.
Asakusa enjoys plenty of pastry shops where you can buy them.
Japanese economy has been sluggish for more than a decade, and people are rediscovering the value of 10 yen Manju cake.