Pain and Pleasure, Indivisible

Why are we so fascinated with pain? More importantly, can Japanese media help us answer this question?*

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(I’ve had this post sitting around since July. In the end, I decided that if I don’t publish it now or I’d never get around to it.)

We all know kids loved the hell out of Pokemon at the height of its popularity, but since Pokemon’s been around for a while, at some point, those same kids must be adults by now.

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