With subtitles, for the benefit of the 99% of my friends who do not understand Japanese.
So comfortable, we’re living
in a bubble, bubble
So comfortable, we cannot
see the trouble, trouble
Malatov Cocktail is the local drink
And all she wants to do is dance
Offhand, I see a black girl with ridiculously straightened hair, and an Asian girl with a T-shirt that looks like they ran an internal contest for “best stereotype.”
When somebody who thinks cultural appropriation is a woman shaming scam notices this stuff, you can be sure the target audience ain’t buyin’ it either.
I can show you with just two stories:
- Media Blackout on DNC Lawsuit.
- News Media Blackout on DNC staffer mysteriously murdered while talking on the phone, nothing taken.
When the “news” refuses to cover stories like this, people start to wonder what else they aren’t talking about. They start to look for alternative news sources. And sometimes they end up at someplace at one far end or the other of the “news site” continuum. Yeah, it’s that simple.
The 80s were a great decade for music, but kinda a sucky time to be a teenager.