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Archive for December 2008

I Trust Tommy

December 29, 2008

I had the chance to exercise my anime mind when I attended my first blogger meet up last Sunday, hosted by the enigmatic pancake tsar Tommy Collision and a diverse mix of personalities attended between getting dessert twice, people running around outside in the Irish cold to test speedometers, people pushing cars to make space and (not including myself) […]

A Manga Xmas

December 29, 2008

It’s been a while but I was holding off until I could add manga purchased after Christmas to the entire list of manga presents. Being brief and straight to the point here’s the list and please bear in mind that a big chunk of the manga are xmas presents to myself. 🙂 The second volume of […]


December 24, 2008

I’ve been ill for the past few days, hence the lack of blogging. Even to the extent where I had the intention to take a nap but waking up the next morning after a fourteen hour ‘nap’. Just for something different, Alexia has decided to do a Selection Box with guest bloggers contributing a post […]

Chibi Links 17-December-2008

December 17, 2008

Architectural shots of Tokyo.  Picture of anti-drunkenness on the train. More train stuff but this time funky carriages. Traffic signage. Some advice if your thinking about being an ALT in Japan.

Happy Wishes

December 15, 2008

Somebody whose birthday is not in December: “You’re lucky to have your birthday near Christmas!!” Me: “Eh, no. Not really….” Tonight at precisely 9.30 (GMT) I’ll be one year older. I can almost hear an echo of middle age with the added bonus of grey hair and paunch. I fact that I’ll be halfway to […]

Chibi Links 6-December-2008

December 6, 2008

A new definition of moobs and the man bra.  Everybody loves beer shampoo.. Godzilla lives! Meet the lovely blood recruiting Kenketsu-chan and all of her friends. A drive-thru office, I kid you not… It’s a nice thought to know that some things are the same all around the world.

The Girl Who Leapt Through Time

December 5, 2008

“Time waits for no one.” If you’ve read my previous post on this topic, then you’ll that I have two big thank you’s to award. Firstly, the organisers of this event accesscinema.ie and the person responsible for informing me of this event, Damien Mulley. This movie exceeded all of my expectations. Not only was the […]