When you claim someone to have created a successful post, one that is often attributed with a strong base of views, replies and all the other stuff that goes along with metrics that can be measured by an algorithm, the source material is seldom politics. Or, at least, not politics in a pure and buzzword-free … Continue reading Hopeless Idealism in Politics
Mecha anime and I have a tenuous relationship with one another: I love the ideas, concepts and designs behind the mech suits, the technological infusions into more mundane aspects of coming of age stories and sometimes bleak social commentaries about the constraints that the modern world places on the youth to not only magically solve … Continue reading Robots, Sex and Adolescence (Darling in the FranXX: Light Thoughts on Sex and Sexual Repression)
There’s been this game running amok in the world of indie games and social media for maybe a few weeks now, something of a different string of game experience. Under clever facades and brilliant writing, the collective internet has been exposed to the next big online gaming mystery that people are itching to solve, piece … Continue reading Bring Her (a Step) Back
A little this, a little that; a random assembly of thoughts on the "Spoiler Warning" phenomena.
While we technically live in a world without superheroes, we live in a world with our heroes. Except for me.
I can’t speak for anyone else on this subject, but it seems to be very big news in North America at the very least. Over the previous weekend, National Socalists (as they preferred to be called) descended on Charlottesville to protest the removal of a Confederate statue in memorial to a person of significance or … Continue reading Project Red Band: the Proposal
It happens in the news, and it's usually pretty monumental when it does. Beloved celebrity dies by suicide. I've compiled my thoughts on the topic thusly:
The very nature of the debate about what's wrong with education stems from a series of personal beliefs. What these beliefs are a very diverse, but I honestly believe is all comes from one basic desire.
When someone of my particular natures says they're not terribly fond of Wonder Woman the movie, you can already see the witch hunt that'll follow. But hear me out first.
I have always stood by a statement of mine that I am, 100%, a by-product of the 90’s. In regards to pop-culture influences, to music tastes to overwhelming passive-aggressiveness for no justifiable reason. And Pogs™, let’s not forget those either. But perhaps one of the biggest things about the 90’s I remember are those Concerned … Continue reading Let’s Bring Back Those House Hippos