Paranoia and Treachery
Gundam Ep. 9: Get in the Gundam, Amuro!
Is it still PTSD if the trauma never stops?
In this episode Thom and Nina discuss Mobile Suit Gundam episode 9, "Fly! Gundam!" , desperate times on the White Base, what Bright actually wants, whether or not there's time for philosophy, a famous slap, and an entirely unnecessary full body pan.
Just how a person like Amuro might respond to trauma, and what a post-traumatic stress breakdown might look like:
Corporal punishment in Japan, and what Tomino thinks about it:
Japanese ideals of modern masculinity in the 1970s, and how they relate to *bushido
Just what is motivation, and how does it work?
Could old people be... the enemy?
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