Sorry For The Delay

Sorry For The Delay

I do apologize for the lack of updates, folks.  Things have been dreadfully chaotic here at Casa Del Sher, ranging from holiday blues to various medical issues (we’re fine, don’t worry) to significant car trouble and then some.  Unfortunately, this has meant putting Threat Or Menace on the back burner for a little while, but(…)

A Year Of Anime: The Immortal Sazae-san

A Year Of Anime:  The Immortal Sazae-san

In my opinion, no education on anime is complete without talking about Sazae-san. Based on a comic strip of the same name that started in the 1940’s, Sazae-san became a weekly animated show 45 years ago this week, making it the world record holder for the longest-running animated television show in history, having aired over(…)

Saturday Morning Cartoons: A Eulogy

Saturday Morning Cartoons: A Eulogy

An era has ended.  It had been “dying” for years, in decline… but now, it is truly gone. Saturday Morning Cartoons is no more. ABC, NBC, and CBS trashed their lineups years ago, sadly, but FOX and the WB (and now CW) had kept it up.  Then FOX let it wither, and this last weekend,(…)