Dec 102013
 
Top Ten Non-Miyazaki Anime

If you do a search online for the top anime (Japanese animation) films, either for kids or adults, most of the lists you’ll find will be loaded heavily with the work of Hayao Miyazaki. He dominates best of anime lists the way the Beatles own the top ten on Rolling Stone’s 500 Greatest Albums of [Read more…]

Jan 072012
 
Eclectic Dad Sets the Stage

There’s one thing I should establish early on, my wife, coming from a military family, was raised primarily in Scotland and other locations around Europe and the US. But mostly Scotland. Because of this she was raised without the benefit of American television. No Brady Bunch, no Love Boat, or going back even further, no [Read more…]