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2nd-Jun-2012 05:28 am - I still got it, babe!
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After like, a million years since I've read a greek myths book, there is still some knowledge inside me!! I search wikipedia => lakhesis. Something is wrong with the Spanish entry, search the info in my books, AHAH! I was right.

My personal background (I read Robert Graves like whoa!) just sets me on alert with these kinds of mistake. I guess that's why Percy Jackson was such a dissapointment, it cannot get the facts straight. Ok, I can *understand* when you change some facts in order to spice things up a little (come on, Euripides did that), but when there are medular facts on stake (eg, a virgin goddess magically having a child) I immediately get annoyed. Freud understood very well how greek myths summed up human passions, so changing the most important facts just ruins everything that is beautiful with mythology.

ah, there I go bitching again.


Ok, so to sum up:

Watch the movie "Immortals", it was pretty good. And it had a few easter eggs for us connoisseurs to boot. INCREDIBLE scenarios, excelent costumes, the actor for athena was an anorexic brod, a nice story, and just great! A good surprise!
14th-May-2012 03:46 am - yay and no.
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Been watching the 2011 tenipuri festa. Turns out, the copy I had in my computer was corrupted. Woe is me. so I had to watch in online. It's better than the 2009 version in that they put more of an effort in doing silly things. I just keep laughing uncrontrollably with the "Fly High" stunt. Silly things were what made tenipuri and tenimyu (...and rajipuri) funny, I feel I could watch a tv series just with that x3



this is me, dear lj! I will never let you down!
5th-May-2012 12:43 am - edition team, here I come!!!!
Mizuta
could finally install the topaz plug in. Now I'm in the edition big leagues!!! Yay!!!
20th-Apr-2012 02:03 pm - Finally something interesting at ontd
Ooyama
Very very interesting note at ontd about fanfiction and popular authors. I knew that Anne Rice was all kinds of crazy, but.. uh... you're rich...

But Meyer really surprised me. I agree with her on some level, but authors are forgetting that it's all about fun. I do wonder why people don't write more original stories though. Ah, but I read THIS , a book written by a fanfic author and all-around otaku, and quite frankly thought it SUCKED BIG TIME. So maybe Meyer is overrating authors. And, of course, there's the "it's so easy to get published!!" thingie.


And I don't even read fanfics orz I like comics/manga and old books. Modern books suck, but I still want a new book that will make me think different. Even the translations were better back before the internets *sigh* Don't make me talk about "Illion" or I'll cry *sigh*


Sorry, major rambling XD;
19th-Apr-2012 01:25 pm - OOOOOooooh, nice, lj!!!
Hirano1313
waitaminute!!!


The old cuts are back! Collapse )

in which lj gets an A+ for listening to comments and whatnot. GOOD FOR YOU!!!
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I love this photo oh so much! :D Kitties + watching Addams Family. Pretty good b-day! :DD

13th-Mar-2012 05:28 am - ppft!
Halugif
I know it's an old, recurring joke, but THIS cracks me up.
14th-Feb-2012 11:21 am(no subject)
Ooyama
this post

and this post

just make me forget everything that's wrong in the world. Cats are truly Nature's stress relievers.
5th-Feb-2012 01:56 am - Because opera came first!
Ooyama
You know what I don't understand about NyanCat?

Rossini did the same thing 200 years ago.Unoriginal, NyanCat.
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