Tag: game of thrones

Love for the Anti-Hero

What is with the human species and the anti-hero?  I can go as far back as Shakespeare’s main character Hamlet, comic book heroes like Iron Man/Tony Stark and Batman/Bruce Wayne, to Grumpy from Snow White, Oscar the Grouch from Sesame Street, to Walter White & Jesse Pinkman from Breaking Bad, and, of course, Grumpy Cat! What…

Hello Kitty goes the way of Guy Fawkes

Women (and some men) the world over may have been truly shocked and confused after hearing the news that Hello Kitty, the beloved character from Sanrio, was never really a kitty to begin with. As reported by the LA Times article, Sanrio informed Christine R. Yano, anthropologist from the University of Hawaii (ironic, being that…