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Lolita Movie Reviews: Lala Pipo (Or, What Did I Just Watch?)

So, what does lolita fashion have to do with hoarding, hostess clubs, super heroes and a lime green anthropomorphic plush willy (yes, you read that right.) You’ll probably need to see the trailer for Lala Pipo to find out. (Warning for violence, nudity & sexual situations)   Last weekend I was poking around on youtube… Continue reading Lolita Movie Reviews: Lala Pipo (Or, What Did I Just Watch?)

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Chelsea Handler’s Harajuku Style Interview is an Exercise in Orientalism

Recently, Chelsea Handler featured a J-fashion segment on her Netflix talkshow. As with most western representations of the fashion, this one was filled with misconceptions, and it was clear that the talk show host felt very uncomfortable in her new duds. What does make this segment somewhat unique is that instead of featuring interviews with… Continue reading Chelsea Handler’s Harajuku Style Interview is an Exercise in Orientalism