bojack horseman

it’s rarely too late, but you can never get back time: princess carolyn addendum

Yes, I’m going to revisit Bojack Horseman. #sorrynotsorryitsmyfavoriteshow At least when it comes to talking about relationships. The consequences of toxic behaviors. And some of what I believe are the true secrets of happiness. Ah, even in a no holds barred show, there’s happy endings. In the show’s finale, PC finally, FINALLY, finds her own …

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Portrait of young hero woman with super person red cape guard city By Svetlana Radayeva

dear prospective superheroes in hopes of finding their destiny,

“Are YOU burdened with glorious purpose and find yourself trying to enslave an entire world population?” “Did YOU accidentally blow up a planet and are now trying to come to terms with your own existence?” “Did YOU get selected to fight your peers to the death and don’t know what to do next?” If you …

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i’d like you to be my biggest cheerleader, but i NEED you to be my biggest critic

Someone told me that my partner (I suppose they thought I could only have one, or perhaps it was a “general” partner, as in the “general” you) needed to be my biggest cheerleader. I appreciated the thought, while immediately dismissing it as not relevant to my own situation. “I don’t need a cheerleader,” I told …

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stupid piece of shit; a reflection on my inner voices

“That voice, the one that tells you you’re worthless and stupid and ugly? It goes away, right? It’s just, like, a dumb teenage-girl thing, but then it goes away?” S4E6, Bojack Horseman There’s this little voice that’s followed me around, like a little lost puppy. She isn’t malicious, but her bite is sharp. But she …

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diane from bojack horseman: “but mostly, it’s just the famous people, right?”

Diane: Ugh. Of course, the first time BoJack dates a woman his own age, she’s basically just a stunted 20-year-old. Kelsey: Well, BoJack’s stunted, too. He got famous in his twenties, so he’ll be in his twenties forever. After you get famous, you stop growing, you don’t have to. Every celebrity has an age of stagnation. Diane: I’m …

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the five or six stories running through my head on a loop

I’m watching the new, and final, season of Bojack Horseman.  Normally I skip right past the intro, but I can’t locate the Amazon Fire remote.  So I’m stuck watching the intro animation. Oh,well. And as I’m lazily watching, and half searching for the remote, something catches my attention.  It’s not a throwaway. The intro. It’s …

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