Tag Archives: Politics

Manyuu Hikenchou is the most politically-charged show in decades

Alternative titles: ‘SO I heard you guys like boobs’, ‘I’m an utter asshole’, and ‘Why the fuck am I watching Manyuu Hikenchou?’

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China: A review.

(Badaling Great Wall– a section of the Great Wall.) Seeing as how I’ve managed to survive unscathed after 6 weeks in China, I must really run a poll. This question had been killing me for ages, and after reading sites like … Continue reading

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An Idiot’s Guide to Tokyo’s Harmful Books Regulation

(With apologies to Dan Kanemitsu, Takeshi Nogami and Takaaki Suzuki.) “You are the creators of a new era.”

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Postmodernism , cyberpunk and views of the future : On Fractale

While I still don’t have much to say, or perhaps, still withhold my judgement on other shows this season such as Madoka Magica, something about Fractale appeals to the amateur philosophy-lover in me. Whenever we have a show about the … Continue reading

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How the ‘Non-existent Youth ‘ Bill/ Anime and Manga Bill can be better improved

At the moment, the Non-Existent Youth bill, first proposed during June, is being proposed again, this time with major parties backing up the bill, including the leading party, the DPJ, or the Democratic Party of Japan. The bill can be … Continue reading

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