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MSNBC article on anime

Malificus

Likes snow
Sexploration: Sexy anime goes mainstream - Sexploration - MSNBC.com

Link to an ongoing conversation on another forum I frequent: AMV :: Topic - Anime In The News

I like how in a segment from the article called "Lolita-complex," they messed up on what lolicon means.

And how he went for shock value right from the start:

Anybody who doubts the rapidly growing influence of Japan's erotic cultural imports in the U.S. only has to spend a little time playing with a Hello Kitty vibrator while reading a fan-created pornographic Pokemon comic
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best line of all though was at the end

Macias agrees and has little doubt that otaku will influence attitudes about sexual expression here. “When you see a kid sitting in Borders reading a manga, he’s not just reading a comic book,” Macias said. “There is something really powerful going on there.”
 
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Mason

phawq
I seriously lol'd at this. That person obviously doesn't know what the hell he's talking about, and all those so called "facts" are just shit that came out of his arse.
 
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Clear_Note

Demon King/Sith Warrior
*headdesk*

I just lost faith in the intelligent to moron ratio of America.
 
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