So after all that, now we’ve got the movie, which essentially acknowledges “Hey, I’ve got a life and a country to run outside of your weekly superhero slapfights.”
So I’m an Asian dude reviewing a movie about fictional Africans originally created by a white guy. Nope, don’t see how this could possibly go wrong!
But yeah, Black Panther was pretty good. And let’s tell the internet and Social Justice to shut up and listen for a minute: Yeah, it was good because it was good.
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Also, Homing Missile of Righteous Retribution sounds like an amazing magic item or spell.
‘Twas the week nearing Christmas, and all ‘cross the blog
Was stillness and silence like a dead driftwood log
And the writer did ponder on what he should say
In order to welcome this year’s Christmas day
When inspiration struck like a singing weevil
The zealot that bellows “Smite Evil!”
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There ARE people like that, no matter how reasonable we try to make the world, because the world is NOT a reasonable place.
Stories are built on conflict.
Conflict is built on things which disagree with each other.
And that thing I disagree with CAN KISS MY-
What do I mean I’m doing it wrong?
…The only people who’ll like that are the people who agree with me?
…The most OBNOXIOUS ones?
…Well, I DO want to force my views on a larger audience…
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52 weeks. And I’m still at it. There’s no getting rid of me, it seems!
At the end of the day, it’s about personal tastes, personal beliefs, and the wisdom to discern where the lines are instead of fearfully drawing them to be even thicker.
Amidst blogging about characters, plot devices, and roleplaying, I believe it’s time I answered an important question.
WON’T SOMEONE THINK OF THE CHILDREN???
Wait. That’s not it. The REAL question is:
Where does my faith fit in with my hobbies?
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The training wheels are off, the safety net is gone, we are no longer filling in the blanks of a Mad Lib post.
Oh geez. It’s been a busy week. Uh. What do I say this week? I didn’t have time to fixate on a topic. I gotta make something up, pull it out of my…
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Like the difference between watching a streamer play a game for its campaign mode, and watching a streamer play the Legend Rank multiplayer build.
Even with video. Even with the internet. Even with game streaming. Who would have EVER thought to put Dungeons & Dragons online? I mean, who would want to watch people roll dice, play at acting, and discuss rules instead of playing online card games and gladiatorial shooting grounds?
Turns out, quite a lot of people, if Critical Role’s 115+ episodes of their first season are anything to go by.
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