Category Archives: Ramblings

When are standards too high?

Now being the latter half of my second year, as a part time grad student, and I have had to deal with a lot from professors.  Of course you would expect professors to hold grad students up to high standards, as well they should.  Grad students are the step above, and are the future of the field.  Read the rest of this entry


Ave Maria

Are you a fan of Yoko Kanno? What about Cowboy Bebop?  Cowboy Bebop was my first anime experience.
I will never forget the

From left to right: Ein, Edward, Spike Spiegel...

From left to right: Ein, Edward, Spike Spiegel, Jet Black and Faye Valentine (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

first night I watched it.  I was in middle school, and it was summer break.  I was allowed to stay up late during summer break!  It was one of the few freedoms my parents allowed me.  I was flipping through the channel when suddenly I heard this big band jazz number and liked it so I decided to watch it through.  It was onCartoon Network’s Adult Swim, so I had to keep the volume turned down low because if my parent caught me watching anything on Adult Swim there would be hell to pay. I’m glad I did, because  I had my mind blown. Read the rest of this entry