The Week That Was February 12-18

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Rebranding at it's finest, you'd hardly think that this company sells tobacco would you?

Let’s just call this a week where I struggled for motivation to watch anything. With a grand total of 2…TWO new episodes watched this week, this post will surely not be very long [or interesting – Ed.]. So read on as I cry hot tears of shame as I pad the length of my interpretations of two episodes.

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The Week That Was January 22-28

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This week's recap is powered by New Glarus Wisconsin Belgian Red ale. If you don't understand, it means this isn't exactly being written sober.

The winter anime season continues, and rather predictably, it’s dropping a ton in quality. Perhaps I should have been watching more than one sequel. Anyway, here are my thoughts on what I’ve watched in the past 168 hours, presented in stream-of-consciousness (I have a hate-hate relationship with Faulkner you see).

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The Week that Was January 15-21

Apropos of nothing, this week failed to give us an answer on how much one man (above) can be worth for kicking a ball around a couple hours a week.
Apropos of nothing, this week failed to give us an answer on how much one man (Kaka, pictured above) can be worth for kicking a ball around for a couple hours per week.

As my viewing pace falls, so does the length of this little weekly summary. On the bright side, it might actually give me some time to put a little depth into each series rather than one or two sentence blurbs. I’ll get back to you on that. Continue reading The Week that Was January 15-21

The Week That Was January 8-14

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This week's recap is brought to you by Form 1040, a document so powerful it destroys millions of lives annually

The second week of the year 2009 in my anime viewing will probably not be remembered over the long haul. There was a sign of recovery in one show I slagged off last week, while another’s animation budget plummeted like the value of an Icelandic bank. Overall, it could probably be considered a mediocre week. Continue reading The Week That Was January 8-14