Okay, so I feel like I need to explain my last post a bit. My intention was not to defend Weaboo actions (although arguably I did.) My intention was to point out the inherit flaw in elitist arguments and specifically pick apart an argument which seemed to say the only people who can create a […]
Read More In My View: The Weaboo Menace?
(Please note: I use the editorial “he” in this post.) So I recently came across this post complaining about anime fans and it reminded me of this exchange between a commenter named meiko and the folks at the Anime Roundtable podcast. All of this reminded me of something which has been bugging me for a […]
Read More In My View: Why elitist arguments suck
Okay, I’m confused. I’ll freely admit I don’t have taste and there’s a lot of people in the Otakusphere who are smarter than me, so maybe I’m just not bright enough to get it. But what the heck is a “trainwreck” and how do people figure out what constitutes one? First, let me give you […]
Read More In My View: What the heck is a “trainwreck?”
While I think of something more interesting to say, I thought I’d share some thoughts on what I’ve been watching. Really I’m sad Fall and Winter seasons are over. Now I’ve got to find more new stuff to watch. It’s depressing. Anyways… Toradora!: Okay everyone else is on this bandwagon, so I ought to hook […]
Read More Impressions: Toradora!, Index, Druaga, Tytania and Glass Fleet