Why are names like Peter, Jessica, and Bobby being passed over for the likes of Taylin, Kolbie, and Rashzel?
Often, there is no “reason,” or at least, not one that is universally understandable.
It’s important to remember that our favourites are human, and they will make mistakes and do or say bad things.
Currently, Sophia Amoruso’s net worth is approximately $280 million. That’s not bad for someone who used to steal her clothes out of dumpsters.
One of the most famous examples of its commitment to portraying a truly post-racial society was having Kirk and Uhara kiss, the first-ever interracial kiss on camera.
The Americanizing approach seems even more problematic and bizarre with a story as culturally specific as Death Note.
The most compelling thing about this series is the world. Bleak and desolate, the grim desperation of humanity clinging to survival in its last few cities is ominously believable.