Tag Archives: Japan

Episode 46–Are Millennials Different?

Are millennials really insufferable/spoiled/intolerable or is it largely a perception problem? After first taking aim at Trump’s cabinet picks, we debunk the myth that millennials actually have more than previous generations, and take on everything from the “gig economy” (which turns millennials into scab labor under the guise of entrepreneurial freedom) to ageism against older… Read More »

Trump Saying Saudia Arabia Should Have “Nukes” Scares Me

[Note: The actual headline of this article—which I had to edit for brevity’s sake—was “Trump Saying Saudia Arabia Should have Nuclear Weapons Scares The Hell Out of Me.”] It’s strange that the media has made covering Trump’s every second a national priority. [At this point Trump is the anti-Beetlejuice, you have to say his name three times to… Read More »

Movie Review: The Forest

Is “The Forest” a worthy addition to J-Pop horror? Well…yes and no… What Works: Having a horror movie set in the loony world of Japanese suicide culture is a strong idea, and the second half of the film that actually takes place in the infamous suicide forest works really well. Plus, Natalie Dormer makes a smooth transition from… Read More »