I'm not sure why people don't advocate buses more in Tokyo - the one I got on was clean, air conditioned and exactly on time, and moved pretty quickly, too. But the best thing about it was how cute it was - check out the cute owl pattern on the seats:
I was messing around taking pics of myself on the bus trying to make seat-owl impressions (yup!) when I accidentally got this:
This is my new inspirational photo after the Cute Eggs - a massive billboard by your head saying COME ON - or something like it, at least - is enough to pep me up no end!