…’cause it’s not as if anything has changed. “Blah blah, why do you watch anime you don’t like.” I’m sorry — I didn’t know it was against the rules to watch bad anime. Anyway, on with the show.
It seems as if Ringo no longer needs to adhere 100% to fate. Continue reading “Mawaru Penguindrum Ep. 3: Fast and loose”
Shakespeare’s many plays sit alongside other literature. I’m amused by how thin The Divine Comedy is — what is this, the Cliff’s Notes version?
This episode of No.6 begins with a few lines from a famous play:
Lady Macbeth: “Here’s the smell of the blood still; all the perfumes of Arabia will not sweeten this little hand. Oh, oh, oh!”
Doctor: “What a sigh is there! The heart is sorely charg’d.”
This episode deals somewhat with the double standards facing Japanese women in the workforce. Continue reading “Usagi Drop Ep. 3: A parent’s sacrifice”