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Progress is Slow

Well, from the comments on the prior post, I can see that I’m not the only one who has issues with Funi’s player. Sometimes it just doesn’t work; other times I can get an episode to run, but only one. … Continue reading

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Figured something out

So, I’ve been really kind of blah about anime lately. I finally figured out why… After I gave up bittorrenting, I’ve only been watching via Crunchyroll. I’m sorry to say, CR sucks. Bluntly, there’s too many options, what with Netflix, … Continue reading

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And for a brief second appearance…

WARNING: No food or drink while watching. Your monitor will appreciate it. Continue reading

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And for a brief appearance after months…

I shall post a two word review of Isekai Cheat Magician: Generically generic. It’s just not worth more than that.

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Quick Shots: Magical Girl Spec-Ops Asuka

I’m going to start calling a series of articles this, where I don’t do a deep dive but only a quick review based on the first episode or two. Got another coming up for tomorrow, I hope. Someone’s been sniffing … Continue reading

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Safehold: the Snooze-fest.

David Weber’s latest novel in the battle for the future of humanity’s tortured name-spelling has come out, and I’ve finally finished it after three days. That’s not good, for someone who routinely reads such books in a single day. This … Continue reading

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Some of us Had Better Days

Wonderduck didn’t. Just noticed today — that’s what I get for being absorbed in my own problems.

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