I loved Starlight Revue, and have been recommended this show as a result. I will have to look into it sometime soon.
My apologies for mixing up the two subreddits. I have read the posts/backlash but it never occurred to me this was from a memes specific subreddit.
So if we were, just for a moment, to apply your definition here- at what point does Astolfo “flirt” with anyone? They are friendly towards the cast, but it is never anything suggestive. This treads into an individual’s inability to distinguish “flirting” from “communication”, which is a social issue that is a whole… Read more
I want to address what both you and umrguy42 bring up here- I don’t mean to gloss over this point, I made a pretty wide scope on the article itself to address different arguments I had read from backlash. You both bring up a fair point and I should have clarified I was using the U.S. laws for examples of what could… Read more
I don’t think this is a case where any alternative to what you’re trying to say because, fundamentally, the observation/trope/joke is offensive. However you put it, it is offensive to people. Messy points out “cross-dresser” for the case of a character like Astolfo, and I think that is significantly less offensive. I… Read more
Thank you! We have been hitting a good stride recently. Glad you enjoyed it.
It was painfully generic.
I tried to watch it, but was unable to get past how some of the more inexperienced runners developed so quickly. I know that sounds like a silly gripe, but I would like to revisit it someday.
What bothers me is that there is no real training or progress for characters that can’t be resolved in one episode. The “loss” is always there as some “twist”, but it is a one time deal. These kids get their asses kicked in scrimmages and tournament games a ton. It makes when they win that much sweeter.
You realize this a community blog where no one is paid to write their opinions, right? It costs you the same not to read these articles what we are paid to write them...Nothing.
I haven’t gotten this far yet but thank you for reminding me to finish this