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anime Art Essay

Jordan is a Shonen hero in the flesh

This isn’t what I usually aim for, but sport is an art when the best players play and anime is Manga in motion and Manga is drawn so technically this fits the blog. A lot has been written about Michael Jordan, both from an athletic and psychological perspective, but non of those I find satisfactory. […]

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Quotes to ponder #12

How often are we wandering about in times that do not belong to us. Blaise Pascal

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Art

Pieter Bruegel Sr. Landscape and the fall of Icarus

Pieter Bruegel senior is one of my favorite artists. He is considered one of the most important Dutch painters. Living through the sixteenth century, his primary inspirations were landscapes and the life of the everyday peasant. The painting I’m writing about today combines both of those inspirations as well as incorporating a famous Greek myth. […]

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Quotes to ponder #11

The price of anything is the amount of life you exchange for it.