Category Archives: The Flowers of Evil

Relating to an Anime Character Pt 1 – A Post Inspired by Frog-Kun

Pretty much what it says on the tin. Frog-Kun recently made a more personal post about the anime characters with which he has felt a “quasi-spiritual kinship”. Inspired, I’d like to do the same. I’m not sure I feel as … Continue reading

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Seasonal Round-up – My Season Finale is Anticlimactic as Expected

With the Summer season about to begin, let’s briefly look back to the season just past and dig out some final thoughts on the shows it gave us. I intend this to be both a final thoughts and a recommendation … Continue reading

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Weekly Round-up – Xanatos Gambits, More Ham, and the Importance of Silence

You know what? I really don’t have much to say about some of these shows week to week, and they’re just taking away space for me to talk about the more interesting ones. So consider My Teenage RomCom SNAFU, Red … Continue reading

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Weekly Round-up – It’s Anime Robert McNamara vs Anime Lyndon Johnson, Who Will Win?

Ah, to fight or not to fight, that is the question. All round a pretty great week for the three main shows of the season, everything else, not so much, and editing Vietnam War era political figures’ faces onto generically … Continue reading

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Weekly Round-up – Can We Stop Abusing Darwinism, Please?

This week: Flashbacks, sickening patriarchal undertones, more abuse of poor ol’ Darwin and I still can’t decide whether or not Valvrave is a parody. Enjoy! What’s more, I’m now doing a video version so you can enjoy my flowing verse … Continue reading

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Weekly Round-up – Dismemberment, Transvestites and Valvrave

I’m up to date on everything but Majestic Prince, this week, which can probably be called indefinitely stalled at this point. I also picked up Valvrave, because with everything else I’m watching this season being either good, or just mediocre, … Continue reading

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Weekly Round-up – Keep Digging, Kasuga, Keep Digging

A few small notes before I begin. I said a few entries ago that you can expect a Psycho Pass wrap up colloquium soon, but due to RL constraints it’s probably not going to happen till mid-year break. Definitely still … Continue reading

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