Polygamy, Feminism, Responsibility, and the goddamn fridge: A response to zeroreq011 (part 2)

“Preservation of one’s own culture does not require contempt or disrespect for other cultures.”- Cesar Chavez Gaining Knowledge People are quick to choose the easy answers for them, even when dealing with complex questions. This can becomes an even bigger problem when you factor in peoples tendencies to take the word of an authority figure … More Polygamy, Feminism, Responsibility, and the goddamn fridge: A response to zeroreq011 (part 2)

Problematic values & The Ubermensch: A response to zeroreq011 (part 1)

“…No, not a bad dream, a good reality”- Subaru Natsuki Values I want to make my intentions clear right here and now before I get started. My goal is NOT to convince people what to believe. Nor is it to say that others shouldn’t try to convince people what to believe. I have neither the … More Problematic values & The Ubermensch: A response to zeroreq011 (part 1)

A short post about Re:zero and exceptions

I’ve been on a re:zero benign recently and I absolutely love it. Here’s one reason why I absolutely love it: It’s been saying throughout Subaru’s suffering what I say all the time-Expectations will bloody kill you People are CONSTANTLY asking for solutions to their problems and grievances. But alot the times how it goes is … More A short post about Re:zero and exceptions

Fairy tail and why it FAILS: what happens when you break the rules

FAIRY FAIL, MADOUSHI! Aw yes the ever (in)famous fairy tail. Now I’m no elitist. I’m the last person who should be judging anyone on their taste. However despite fairy tail being quite popular both domestically in japan and abroad, even bringing some new fans in (which should always be celebrated), many people including myself have come … More Fairy tail and why it FAILS: what happens when you break the rules

The implementation of themes in long running shounen battle series

Firstly the biggest shout out ever has to go to digibro for his AMAZING AWESOMETACULAR video on the use of rules in SB manga and anime that both perfectly encapsulates what makes the genre great and my favorite better, than I ever could, AND for praising ToGODshi. This video will be referenced constantly by me … More The implementation of themes in long running shounen battle series

Why I love battle shounen and you should too (reuploaded and adapted)

A wise man once said that we in the anime community are the ‘hippiest of hipsters’ and will hate on anything that becomes too mainstream. While this is gross generalization there’s some truth to it, especially those of us who REALLY get into anime. While many anime fans may not necessarily ‘hate’ the mainstream we … More Why I love battle shounen and you should too (reuploaded and adapted)