Month: March 2009

Awkwarddddddd

Generally, most people aren’t fans of anime as a whole, in the same way that most people aren’t fans of movies as a whole. Most people are fans of certain types of anime, in the same way that most people are fans of certain types of movies. These fans...

MoY Podcast 2 BEYOND THE TIME: Episode 14– The International Conference Of The Lolicon

Download [audio:http://mistakesofyouth.com/podcast2/MoY_2_ep_14.mp3] I sit down with fellow lolicon mt-i to talk about a number of mostly loli-centric topics. The discussion covers Ichigo Mashimaro Encore, Toradora! (with spoilers), the new Hayate OVA and Kodomo no Jikan. It’s all fun and games, and I wish everyday was Sunday! Guests mt-i Songs...

Comic Update: no rant

Original Post I’m still recovering from an annoying stomach virus, and I don’t especially feel like ranting. See ya’ll next week....

Comic Site Rant: I JUST WANT TO KNOW WHAT TRUE SADNESS IS!!!

Original Post Context would probably help this comic–lately there have been men in the US and in Canada who have been arrested for owning manga depicting underage characters in sexual situations. In the US, Chris Handley was charged with obscenity, and in Canada James Hammond was charged with owning...

My Wacom Intuos 3

After a touch of begging to my parents, I convinced them to plop down a pretty penny for a tablet as an early birthday present. Since I have a 30 disc DVD backlog, and would never ask anyone to buy me figures for my birthday, this tablet was more...

quick response www

sup re: anime blogs– once all anime bloggers have either a) become fluent in Japanese and have lived in Japan for a period of time or b) have been fans for 10+ years, then I’ll start taking them seriously. Until then I’ll keep dismissing most anime bloggers as crazy...