Archive for October, 2014

Tokyo: Round 3

Friday, October 31st, 2014

The first time I was in Tokyo, I had just arrived in Japan and quickly left for the countryside without having done much exploring. The second time I was in Tokyo, I went to some crappy, overpriced bars in Shinjuku and Roppongi. This time I went to Tokyo with only one goal: eat non-Japanese food. […]

No, Idiots, it wasn’t Obvious

Monday, October 6th, 2014

I’m not going to bother attempting to define obviousness, but I’m more than happy to point out a few things idiots often confuse it for: Intuition Hindsight Bias Help (Can’t figure it out yourself? Not obvious.) Let’s jump straight into a few recent examples. SPOILER ALERT. Attack on Titan Back when I was reading the […]

The END DAY: Paris-hen

Wednesday, October 1st, 2014

Last year I was too busy not watching anime to commemorate The END DAY. This year I’m writing a double post to make up for it. Nodame Cantabile: Paris-hen The first season of Nodame Cantabile (++) told an excellent story. More importantly for the purposes of this post, it told a complete story. There was […]