People have been sending me some funny things and while I don’t always feel compelled to pass it on, sometimes they line themselves up thematically too perfectly to not…. So let’s call this a prelude to the whole “why people think anime characters are white” essay I keep meaning to write and publish here already.
White america reflects on this thing called the J-pop/anime phenomenon:
On Saturday Night Live…(the threshold of funny versus painful, I suppose)
In New Yorker Cartoons
source credit: Farleykatz.com
To the latter, I want to say “what’s the difference” but I guess that would be insensitive use of hyperbole.