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Forum: News & Politics Yesterday, 14:17
Replies: 304
Views: 39,168
Posted By SeijiSensei
See...

See https://thediplomat.com/2017/02/russias-love-affair-with-north-korea/ for a somewhat contrary view. They argue that Kim Jong-un has reoriented the DPRK away from China and toward Russia since...
Forum: News & Politics Yesterday, 09:36
Replies: 304
Views: 39,168
Posted By SeijiSensei
They are following the lead of their friends in...

They are following the lead of their friends in the Kremlin. Russia has supported separatist movements across the globe including crazies in Texas and California. Putin organized a world-wide...
Forum: News & Politics Yesterday, 07:39
Replies: 13,070
Views: 1,989,420
Posted By SeijiSensei
Would pole dancing be a summer or winter sport?

Would pole dancing be a summer or winter sport?
Forum: Current Series 2017-10-17, 19:18
Replies: 109
Views: 8,929
Posted By SeijiSensei
Those are really cute! And this show is being...

Those are really cute! And this show is being carried on Twitter (!) in Japan?
Forum: News & Politics 2017-10-16, 08:22
Replies: 1,262
Views: 80,970
Posted By SeijiSensei
It's all about Obama. Pretty much every decision...

It's all about Obama. Pretty much every decision the Adminstration has made so far is designed to undermine or thwart some policy implemented by Trump's predecessor. Those of us who see Trump as a...
Forum: General Anime 2017-10-16, 08:05
Replies: 5
Views: 212
Posted By SeijiSensei
REC is from 2006, has 12-minute episodes, and is...

REC is from 2006, has 12-minute episodes, and is touching indeed. More recently, Planetarian had just five, 18-minute emotional episodes.

Or are you talking about single-episode shorts? I...
Forum: News & Politics 2017-10-16, 07:59
Replies: 512
Views: 66,098
Posted By SeijiSensei
Deciding when to hold parliamentary elections in...

Deciding when to hold parliamentary elections in systems without fixed schedules has always been an important lever of power for the incumbents. Just because they have this power doesn't mean...
Forum: Current Series 2017-10-16, 00:45
Replies: 221
Views: 12,191
Posted By SeijiSensei
Hikaru no Go certainly portrays the profession as...

Hikaru no Go certainly portrays the profession as having a mens' only ranking that leads to the rank of Meijin. According to Wikipedia (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Go_(game)#Competitive_play)...
Forum: Current Series 2017-10-15, 23:17
Replies: 44
Views: 3,414
Posted By SeijiSensei
I avoided this show because the description made...

I avoided this show because the description made it sound way too depressing. Still I screwed up my courage and discovered it's incredibly light-hearted given its premise. The scene when Yuuri...
Forum: General Chat 2017-10-15, 18:20
Replies: 214
Views: 15,366
Posted By SeijiSensei
I suggest taking a look at ...

I suggest taking a look at

https://forums.animesuki.com/showthread.php?t=10913

and

https://forums.animesuki.com/showthread.php?t=61527

where these issues have been discussed...
Forum: Current Series 2017-10-15, 18:12
Replies: 109
Views: 8,929
Posted By SeijiSensei
In my almost surely older experience, axolotl are...

In my almost surely older experience, axolotl are synonymous with Mad Magazine.

http://ecodevoevo.blogspot.com/2012/11/you-axolotl-questions-so-here-are-some.html
Forum: Current Series 2017-10-15, 17:54
Replies: 221
Views: 12,191
Posted By SeijiSensei
I was surprised not to see Shizuka at Sengoku's...

I was surprised not to see Shizuka at Sengoku's performance. I would have thought the entire salon would go to see their leader in a world-class competition.

I think this show has improved...
Forum: Current Series 2017-10-14, 21:33
Replies: 25
Views: 3,437
Posted By SeijiSensei
I thought ramune came in a bottle with a little...

I thought ramune came in a bottle with a little ball inside. If you dissolve the candies in soda water, do you get that form of ramune?

I watched the first season straight through some months...
Forum: Upcoming Archive 2017-10-14, 21:33
Replies: 52
Views: 3,420
Posted By SeijiSensei
I thought ramune came in a bottle with a little...

I thought ramune came in a bottle with a little ball inside. If you dissolve the candies in soda water, do you get that form of ramune?

I watched the first season straight through some months...
Forum: News & Politics 2017-10-14, 09:58
Replies: 1,262
Views: 80,970
Posted By SeijiSensei
Congress exempted Internet sales from tax using...

Congress exempted Internet sales from tax using the "infant industries" argument, that online retailers needed some time to get established before having to collect tax. That exemption expired.
...
Forum: General Anime 2017-10-14, 09:19
Replies: 228
Views: 58,635
Posted By SeijiSensei
Here's one for starters: ...

Here's one for starters: http://anichart.net/airing

Traditionally, anime-original programming relied more on BD/DVD sales to make back their costs. The first installment of Sakura Quest sold...
Forum: News & Politics 2017-10-13, 12:43
Replies: 1,262
Views: 80,970
Posted By SeijiSensei
No one said otherwise. We were talking about the...

No one said otherwise. We were talking about the relationship between corporate tax rates and off-shoring of jobs.

The sales tax issue has been around for a decade or more. I pay tax on all my...
Forum: News & Politics 2017-10-13, 09:19
Replies: 1,262
Views: 80,970
Posted By SeijiSensei
The US tax system is not driving companies out of...

The US tax system is not driving companies out of the country. Yes, the nominal rate of corporate income tax in the US is higher than the rates in many OECD nations, but what matters is the...
Forum: General Anime 2017-10-12, 11:43
Replies: 10
Views: 754
Posted By SeijiSensei
I disagree with the premise. While it's often de...

I disagree with the premise. While it's often de riguer to criticize the industry for sameness, in fact, I see rather a lot of diversity in what's offered. That makes for a number of different...
Forum: News & Politics 2017-10-12, 11:32
Replies: 13,070
Views: 1,989,420
Posted By SeijiSensei
The Girl Scouts use only two commercial bakeries...

The Girl Scouts use only two commercial bakeries for their cookies each year. The Times estimates (https://www.nytimes.com/2017/01/13/dining/smores-girl-scout-cookies.html) the cookies generate $800...
Forum: News & Politics 2017-10-12, 10:39
Replies: 1,262
Views: 80,970
Posted By SeijiSensei
Josh Barro has a good overview of the limits on...

Josh Barro has a good overview of the limits on the President's ability to kick television networks around.

http://www.businessinsider.com/trump-nbc-tweet-license-2017-10

Because the focus has...
Forum: News & Politics 2017-10-10, 15:32
Replies: 13,070
Views: 1,989,420
Posted By SeijiSensei
I slew 32 aliens back when I was 59. Now I'm too...

I slew 32 aliens back when I was 59. Now I'm too old for that.
Forum: Current Series 2017-10-09, 10:48
Replies: 109
Views: 8,929
Posted By SeijiSensei
I watched the first series episode and then the...

I watched the first series episode and then the OVA and found this sequence worked well. I got to appreciate the first episode de novo then could watch the back story in the OVA. I wonder if we...
Forum: News & Politics 2017-10-09, 10:37
Replies: 512
Views: 66,098
Posted By SeijiSensei
My understanding is that the pressures to rewrite...

My understanding is that the pressures to rewrite the more pacifistic clauses in the Japanese Constitution go back much further than 2016. Trump may have aggravated the problem, but he is certainly...
Forum: News & Politics 2017-10-09, 06:50
Replies: 512
Views: 66,098
Posted By SeijiSensei
No, she's a hawk who supports the revisions to...

No, she's a hawk who supports the revisions to the Constitution Abe has mooted. Read my comments in the posts above or follow the links.
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