To paraphrase Dickens: “It was the worst of times. Just the f****** worst.”
Debunking the common myth
“Were all of it written down, I suppose that the whole world would not have room for the books that would be written.”
Johns’ reconstruction of the superhero genre which Watchmen deconstructed directly undermines Moore’s message
In the parallels between the originals and Abrams’ sequels, the latter are always a poor copy of the former.
Game Freak’s excuses hold about as much water as a Carkoal can carry in its coal cart: none whatsoever
Frozen 2 valorizes the descendants of colonialists fixating on the sins of their ancestors and sacrificing their own society in reparation to the descendents of colonized peoples.
“Fiction and Fact: only madmen and magistrates cannot discriminate between them.”
Second Coming is didactic to the point that the message gets in the way of solid storytelling.
The character arcs of Marvel’s Big three parallel prominent views regarding the shape of history.
The old world was just fine, and just enough of it still shines through