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Japan Opens A 'Restaurant Of Mistakes' That Only Hires Waiters With Dementia

By Mark Pygas

Japan has a problem that is occurring across the industrialized world. Thanks to modern medicine, people are living longer than ever. While this is giving people longer with the ones they love, it's also resulted in a rise of degenerative diseases. 

To highlight the issue, the charity Maggie’s Tokyo decided to open The Restaurant of Order Mistakes in Tokyo’s Toyosu district. The restaurant, which opened for a trial period from June 2 to June 4, only hires servers who suffer from dementia. 

So yes, you may not get what you ordered, but it serves as a poignant reminder about what those who suffer from the disease go through on a daily basis.