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Re: Things that made you go "WTF?" today o_O
« Reply #132675 on: April 20, 2018, 08:44:25 am »

"Things that made you 'anime' today o_O", page 2736 (at maximum post-per-page count)

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Re: Things that made you go "WTF?" today o_O
« Reply #132676 on: April 20, 2018, 08:50:53 am »

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Re: Things that made you go "WTF?" today o_O
« Reply #132677 on: April 20, 2018, 09:18:08 am »

Centaurs life is a spinoff of a hentai harem series, monster musume. Delet your history by association if nothing else

As far as I can tell, A Centaur's Life has no connection to Monster Musume beyond both of them involving monstergirls. It's not a spin-off of anything else.

Also A Centaur's Life involves a vaguely Fascist/Totalitarian government enforcing racial equality with an iron fist. I don't believe it's a major factor in the show or story but apparently there are enough shady military officials standing about and references to 'correctional facilities' for people to draw such a conclusion. So that’s a thing.
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« Reply #132678 on: April 20, 2018, 09:23:02 am »

Centaurs life is a spinoff of a hentai harem series, monster musume. Delet your history by association if nothing else

As far as I can tell, A Centaur's Life has no connection to Monster Musume beyond both of them involving monstergirls. It's not a spin-off of anything else.

Also A Centaur's Life involves a vaguely Fascist/Totalitarian government enforcing racial equality with an iron fist. I don't believe it's a major factor in the show or story but apparently there are enough shady military officials standing about and references to 'correctional facilities' for people to draw such a conclusion. So that’s a thing.

A vaguely fascist/totalitarian state enforcing racial equality with an iron fist is a new idea to me, since it's usually the other way around as far as racial/social class equality.
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Re: Things that made you go "WTF?" today o_O
« Reply #132679 on: April 20, 2018, 09:25:48 am »

See Animal Farm.  All animals are equal, but some are more equal than others.

The idea of a totalitarian regime founded on universal equality is not new.
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« Reply #132680 on: April 20, 2018, 09:29:18 am »

I know of Animal Farm, but I thought usec_officer meant true equality, like all are equally equal.
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Re: Things that made you go "WTF?" today o_O
« Reply #132681 on: April 20, 2018, 09:29:58 am »

Centaurs life is a spinoff of a hentai harem series, monster musume. Delet your history by association if nothing else

As far as I can tell, A Centaur's Life has no connection to Monster Musume beyond both of them involving monstergirls. It's not a spin-off of anything else.

Also A Centaur's Life involves a vaguely Fascist/Totalitarian government enforcing racial equality with an iron fist. I don't believe it's a major factor in the show or story but apparently there are enough shady military officials standing about and references to 'correctional facilities' for people to draw such a conclusion. So that’s a thing.
... mind you, judging by that description it might still be a porn spinoff.* Iirc there's some centaur related stuff floating about that'd vaguely fit that kind of setting. The martial themes related to centaurs apparently lead certain media creators towards snappily dressed horse people with a penchant towards iron... horseshoes? Or something. Involved in their salacious material.

* Though, fairness such as earned, monster musume is a porn spinoff rather than well, more than softcore porn itself. Probably not worth calling hentai, though its originator definitely is.

E: That said, quick check does suggest a centaur's life is mostly original and unconnected to much terribly explicit, so hey. Yay?
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Re: Things that made you go "WTF?" today o_O
« Reply #132682 on: April 20, 2018, 09:35:27 am »

I love how on bay 12 we discuss the logistics of a centaur in an anime.....
It's bizarre. The obvious course of action is to skip straight to the "kill it with fire" step and be done with it.
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Re: Things that made you go "WTF?" today o_O
« Reply #132683 on: April 20, 2018, 09:36:31 am »

But what if you kill the fire with centaur?
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« Reply #132684 on: April 20, 2018, 09:49:48 am »

I know of Animal Farm, but I thought usec_officer meant true equality, like all are equally equal.

To be frank I haven't watched the show or read the manga. I've only heard over people talk about it so A Centaur's Life only sticks in my memory because of how the government is portrayed. So I honestly have no idea whether the equality is a total or just a sham to keep the minorities in check. My knee-jerk reaction is that the viewer/reader is never given enough information to decide for themselves. It's a slice of life show with a few dark undertones, not a gritty look into life underneath an oppressive dictatorship.
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« Reply #132685 on: April 20, 2018, 09:51:08 am »

But what if you kill the fire with centaur?
You'd need to be pretty strong to beat out a fire using a centaur.

Unrelated: Had to be tested for tuberculosis today because someone that regularly visits the workplace manifested symptoms. The testing itself was pretty quick, most of the three hours I spent on the place were either waiting or lectures focused on dispelling myths about the thing.
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« Reply #132686 on: April 20, 2018, 09:54:11 am »

Still, a fascist/totalitarian state enforcing true equality with an iron fist would certainly be an interesting twist to the idea of a fascist/totalitarian state being founded on universial equality.
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« Reply #132687 on: April 20, 2018, 10:04:50 am »

But what if you kill the fire with centaur?
You'd need to be pretty strong to beat out a fire using a centaur.

Unrelated: Had to be tested for tuberculosis today because someone that regularly visits the workplace manifested symptoms. The testing itself was pretty quick, most of the three hours I spent on the place were either waiting or lectures focused on dispelling myths about the thing.
Not if the centaur operates under its own agency. Lying on the fire, for instance, ought to suffocate it to death.
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Re: Things that made you go "WTF?" today o_O
« Reply #132688 on: April 20, 2018, 10:42:01 am »

But what if you kill the fire with centaur?
You'd need to be pretty strong to beat out a fire using a centaur.

Unrelated: Had to be tested for tuberculosis today because someone that regularly visits the workplace manifested symptoms. The testing itself was pretty quick, most of the three hours I spent on the place were either waiting or lectures focused on dispelling myths about the thing.
Not if the centaur operates under its own agency. Lying on the fire, for instance, ought to suffocate it to death.

No, the fire would go out before all the oxygen in the room has been used up.
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Re: Things that made you go "WTF?" today o_O
« Reply #132689 on: April 20, 2018, 10:44:30 am »

Still, a fascist/totalitarian state enforcing true equality with an iron fist would certainly be an interesting twist to the idea of a fascist/totalitarian state being founded on universial equality.
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