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MLP:FIM SEASON 5! Episodes 1&2, “Cutie Markless”

So, I was reading this post on The Other McCain (unrelated) and in the comments, Wombat-socho left a link to the season premier of FIM S5! I was soooooooo happy to see that we pony fans finally get Season Five… … Continue reading

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Legend of Korra

The Zeitgeist must be on a roll – what comes up in Interesting Internet Happenings but another discussion about a Nickelodeon television show? Now, I watched all of season 1 of LoK, and quite honestly wasn’t that impressed. Korra herself … Continue reading

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Let the demons out

Via Insty, an article about ditching cable TV for streaming services: “paying Comcast $150 a month for an ocean of awful reality TV programs and infomercials is going to seem as backward to them as drilling holes in the heads … Continue reading

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On Villains

John C. Wright’s wife L. Jagi Lamplighter – who is also an author, particularly of the really good Prospero’s Daughter Trilogy – has an interesting essay on redeeming villains up on her blog. I’ve not yet decided whether to seeĀ MaleficentĀ in … Continue reading

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Digibro on Sword Art Online

So I thought his points could be broken down into about three different classes: dude, you missed the point entirely; you’re totally right (which is most of the time); and you really hate some aspects of Japanese culture, don’t you? … Continue reading

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Anime Review: Sword Art Online

I’m not very good at keeping up with new anime – or even keeping up with the interminable Shonen Jump series that I’ve previously started! But when one of my favorite fan writers posted a story involving Sword Art Online, … Continue reading

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MLP:FIM Season 4 Episode 9

Okay, so this week the writers of FIM are back to inserting some… family unfriendly bits in an episode involving Applejack. That’s not to say that the main “moral” in this episode was bad; there wasn’t any direct problems with … Continue reading

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