now this is the riverdalecore maximalism that i need. (when i say im an utter wretch im not kidding.) lots of synchronicity with irl stuff over the two days that divided first viewing.
extremely dumb and incredibly all our fault!!
after watching and thinking really hard I listened to the nightcall podcast ladies talk about it and they summed up my thoughts exactly.
like you feel called out, but not enough to actually be embarrassed, because it's like instead of a medium article somebody did a GG Allin stunt about how you're such a doodoohead but it makes the caller outer look just as dumb...?
"I don’t like the word cool but it…
still cuts deep. as much as I have serious reservations about GAINAX (evil nerds) and much of the content of the Evangelion tv show (evil nerds cannot write real people) I will always hold on to this movie. the main reason for this is that it is a religious experience. the fandom line you hear over and over about the christian imagery of NGE is that it doesn't mean anything, usually citing some quote from Anno about how he "just…