This one is actually not a good example, in my opinion, but I've heard people speak so highly of this anime, I feel I must be missing something. Can anyone give me an adequate explanation for why he wakes up naked with a gun in front of the White House at the beginning of Eden of the East? It always seemed like… » 10/20/14 3:48pm Today 3:48pm

Wait, what's your specific problem with Titanic? Not saying you have to love the movie; it's obviously not everyone's cup of tea, but I wasn't under the impression that it was heinously historically inaccurate. It just used a famous historical event as a backdrop for a love story. » 10/20/14 10:12am Today 10:12am

I don't think it's that big of a deal either way. You're not lying if you decide to start the story a little later, but lots of couples have that kind of non-linear story. What exactly are you worried that your relatives will think if you tell them the truth? » 10/17/14 4:47pm Friday 4:47pm

Exactly. Modern forensic technology is not nearly as effective as television would like us to believe. There's probably still a good chance of committing a crime with very little physical evidence nowadays, if you're careful. If you had no connection to the victim, you could probably get away with it. The problem… » 10/17/14 11:11am Friday 11:11am

It's obviously bad that a double standard is being applied, but it's hard for me to get too angry about this, since I don't think Stand Your Ground laws make sense for any type of situation. So why would I want to expand the situations under which this horribly unjust law can be applied? If someone's life really is… » 10/16/14 2:59pm Thursday 2:59pm

Good points, though there was occasional weirdness in Star Trek where they would have whole stacks of those e-reader things. They would hand someone one tablet as they briefed them on a certain topic, then they would pull out a second one to talk about another topic. » 10/15/14 10:33am Wednesday 10:33am

It hardly looks like something that was produced on his behalf by a PR department. It's not on letterhead or even formatted like a business letter. It's just a simple note like someone might write for a friend (you know, if you printed out messages for friends instead of emailing them). » 10/14/14 6:03pm 10/14/14 6:03pm