With everything going -it feels necessary to find ways to discuss the issue of white supremacy and racism in our society and especially in our media. As an Ashkenazi Jew with a non-Jewish name, I do pass as white most of the time. I don’t look “typically” Jewish - but I’ve always been in areas… Continue reading Cartoons discuss racism – The Static Shock edition two decades later
For whatever reason: Kino’s Journey: The Beautiful World really drew me in. And I wanted more. Unfortunately, only the first volume of the light novels was ever published in English -and the manga adaptation only has about 3 volumes in print at the moment. (By the way if you know somewhere I can read a… Continue reading A time to travel again with Kino -A review of the original “Kino’s Journey” anime
The Grim Adventures of Billy and Mandy is one of those shows that is so quintessentially 2000s, that it’s hard to explain. Would this dark comedic, episodic cartoon about two kids, one an idiot and the other sociopath who befriend the Grim Reaper get on TV today? Probably not. I don’t even know if it… Continue reading “Billy and Mandy’s Jacked Up Halloween” isn’t as jacked up as you remember but it’s still pretty good.