Rank #11015 on CommentsLevel 236 Comments: Ambassador Of Lulz
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|#54 - All this is is a long version of this quote: “Whenever y…||05/24/2015 on the pencilsword||+1|
|#95 - Octopodes if you're going full Greek, but all three are accept… [+] (1 new reply)||05/20/2015 on Agent Puss||+4|
|#5 - That's the spooky twist... it has been tumblr all along.||05/14/2015 on True horror.||+3|
|#96 - Very true, it just bothers me when people pull that shirtless,…||05/13/2015 on He's going nuclear||+1|
|#31 - A majority of women actually tend to like the runner… [+] (5 new replies)||05/13/2015 on He's going nuclear||0|
#54 - anon (05/13/2015) [-]
1/3 of people in the us are obese and another 1/3 are overweight. Asking a question like this when 2/3 don't even matter is like asking what the best performance car is to the general public. The opinion of 2/3 of the people would be irrelevant.
Ask only physically fit people which is most attractive and you would have different results and if you're into fitness, you wouldn't consider someone overweight as a mate, making their opinion of "attractive" irrelevant.
#95 - anon (05/13/2015) [-]
That makes no sense. This is marketing, not actual dating. If 2/3rds of chicks are into dudes with the runner look, you sell them dudes with the runner look even if they're fugly because that's what makes you money. The thing is, this is sold to appeal to men, not women.
#38 - slyblade (05/13/2015) [-]
I agree with you with the exception that both ends of the spectrum in your link, would be considered ripped in my opinion. The comparison it gives would be similar to comparing a 'skinny' girl and a size zero one. Most men would prefer the skinny one. Just like most women prefer the more 'natural' looking abs.
#96 - organiclead (05/13/2015) [-]
I hate the argument even more because men ARE sexualized. Often. Like, holy shit, there's a billion dollar industry in sexualizing men in romance novels and movies. Just not in the ways most people on this site seem to think.
#53 - anon (05/13/2015) [-]
BOth ends are ripped yes - but it's the he-man one we see in video games etc, and its the one that doesn't appeal as much to women.
Honestly the wohle "buh buh but he-man is sexualised!" is such a bad, patently ridiculous argument.
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|#99 - Wikipedia says they're the same, but wikipedia can be a …||04/11/2015 on What expensive desserts...||0|
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#98 - anon (04/11/2015) [-]
Note: Kinder Egg and Kinder Surprise aren't the same thing
|#104 - They both have similar themes, but they're definitely di…||04/09/2015 on Hunger Games||+1|
|#82 - HG may have tackled more issues, but it never tackled any of t…||04/09/2015 on Hunger Games||0|
|#72 - How is it not as deep? They both tackle the similar themes, bu… [+] (5 new replies)||04/09/2015 on Hunger Games||+5|
#100 - kulamia (04/09/2015) [-]
But really, the Hunger Games series deals with uprising against a corrupt government. While I have not read BR or seen the entire thing, personally I think that BR may have a better battle... just the battle. I can't think of a better word for it. The part where the gladiatorial battle takes place. That may be better and cover more ground, allowing you to get to know all the characters to a good degree.
But HG is about one girl, and he struggle to get through the gladiatorial battle(which she does in like 1/2 the first book, so only 1/6th the story) then it's about how she will survive, how she puts on a facade to keep the gov. happy, then rebels with everyone and becomes the symbol of that rebellion.
#104 - organiclead (04/09/2015) [-]
They both have similar themes, but they're definitely different stories being told. HG is a story about one girl overcoming huge odds and inciting social change. BR is a tragedy covering survival in terrible odds at terrible costs. The battle was only "better" because it hurt more. It wasn't a bunch of well trained kids taking out a bunch of faceless goons, it was a bunch of scared kids trying to survive.
HR was much weaker and less impactful because Katniss never had to make any hard decisions in the first Games. She wasn't the one who killed Rue. She chose a different option than killing Peeta. She didn't even kill any kids from any of the non-comically homicidal distracts. I stopped reading at the first book because it was trying to tackle the same tough issues BR did but then pulled it's punches. It tried to present a merciless, terrible situation then gave us a deus ex machina to save her from getting too much blood on her hands.
#74 - assdoreponyfucker (04/09/2015) [-]
Battle Royale was straight to the point, in that exact manner. Just because its "more human" and those single reactions, just one per contestant. It's straight forward unlike Hunger Games which had more complexity to why things were the way they were (why things in the games were being done). There was more background stories and various other arcs, I'm not going to go deep in it. The sequels to Battle Royale even just revolved one character killing people and revolting the government. They were similar themes, its just that Hunger Games had more to it. But whatever, I'm going to get thumbed down to oblivion for defending something that's in popular culture over the Japanese version.
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