G has two really huge countries in it, Greece and Germany. So I’m doing one part at a time so I don’t exhaust myself doing what I just do for fun. Gabon Omar Bongo was president of Gabon for 42 years and for a country without much recorded history, that is going to have to…… Continue reading Who Is The Most Significant Person In Each Country’s History? G (part 1)
I felt like doing one of these, see title, which is dreadfully generic of me but hey, this whole blog is more about my anime journey than keeping anyone up with what the current season has to offer (although saying that, I plan to offer up some articles on Violet Evergarden and Kokkoku in the…… Continue reading Why Do I Like Anime?
Oh I feel good this week, I got an easy section. There are only three F countries and they shouldn’t be any trouble, Fiji, Finland, and… France. Okay, this might take a bit longer. Fiji An island nation with a fairly short history, it’s nevertheless quite interesting to read. There’s one guy who in the…… Continue reading Who Is The Most Significant Person in Each Country’s History? F
There was one thing that struck me when I began catching up with the most popular show of the fall season I missed while abroad, what a faithful depiction of modern English culture it had, when it was actually shown. This is in contrast to Little Witch Acacdemia, another anime about a Japanese girl coming…… Continue reading The Ancient Magus’ Bride – Personification of England in Anime
East Timor Francisco Xavier do Amaral was the first president of East Timor and this new country, being as small a part of Indonesia in history, doesn’t have a whole lot of competition. He was a descendant of kings, he was a founder of their national independence movement, and then was exiled before returning for…… Continue reading Who is the most significant person in each country’s history? E
Yes I know I’m a little late on this but my personal preference is to talk about something when I’ve seen it all or at least got to a good stopping point so people know where they are at. In this case, I knew I had to finish Devilman Crybaby before I made a post…… Continue reading Devilman Crybaby: 2018’s Debauched Start
So I was just, as a geopolitics-obsesssed nerd does, looking at the results of the Czech presidential election and it reminded me I should get on with the next part of my series. In which I finish up the remainders of C and do the D countries, which fortuitously means that I have a section…… Continue reading Who is the most significant person in each country’s history? C-D