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Postby CodeZTM » Fri Jun 22, 2007 12:16 pm

kiarrens wrote:

Kitsuner: Yes, she does. I discussed this earlier, I think on page 2.


Meh, the world is out to destroy my beautiful segment :cry: .

Though, halfway through the series, I thought she was a ditzy schoolgirl too. :lol:
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Postby kiarrens » Fri Jun 22, 2007 8:38 pm

code_chrono wrote:Meh, the world is out to destroy my beautiful segment :cry: .

Though, halfway through the series, I thought she was a ditzy schoolgirl too. :lol:


I thought she was up until that scene where she pushed Akito. :D I rather liked the one where they left to go to the new years festival and came back and she was sitting there with her mom's picture, too... IMO, she DOES have depth to her character, you just have to do a little digging to get to it. Those last couple of episodes show it the most clearly, I think.
So, I approve of Tohru. d(^^)b Edit away.
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Postby u_queen » Fri Jun 22, 2007 8:38 pm

kiarrens wrote:As far as your title idea, it's the "genocide" bit that gives me pause. If we could find a better word to precede with "Estro" I'd seriously consider it... *leafs through a thesaurus*

I don't think "estro" sounds atractive, what about something opposite? Like "unwanted men" or "bra power"? >.<

I'm thinkig too much *stops smoke that comes from her ears*
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Postby dokool » Fri Jun 22, 2007 10:47 pm

u_queen wrote:
kiarrens wrote:As far as your title idea, it's the "genocide" bit that gives me pause. If we could find a better word to precede with "Estro" I'd seriously consider it... *leafs through a thesaurus*

I don't think "estro" sounds atractive, what about something opposite? Like "unwanted men" or "bra power"? >.<

I'm thinkig too much *stops smoke that comes from her ears*


Just tell her to let me choose the title *grin*
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Postby kiarrens » Mon Jun 25, 2007 6:06 pm

How do you guys feel about XX: Unconventional?
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Postby CodeZTM » Mon Jun 25, 2007 6:09 pm

I'm not sure what the significange of the XX is, and unconventional seems a little overused of a word. But I'm annoying and have no taste, so just disregard my opinion. :shock:

(I was seious about the disregarding opinion thing)
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Postby kiarrens » Mon Jun 25, 2007 6:12 pm

code_chrono wrote:I'm not sure what the significange of the XX is, and unconventional seems a little overused of a word. But I'm annoying and have no taste, so just disregard my opinion. :shock:

(I was seious about the disregarding opinion thing)


XX is the chromosomal makeup of "female." XY is male.
It's all in the genes. :)
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Postby CodeZTM » Mon Jun 25, 2007 6:14 pm

Oh! Now I feel stupid. :shock: That does make sense now! I was asleep most of Biology class....
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Postby Kaxi » Mon Jun 25, 2007 6:15 pm

kiarrens wrote:XX is the chromosomal makeup of "female." XY is male.
It's all in the genes. :)

Why don't you include the word "chromosomal" somehow in the title? Might work out. I don't like XX as the title to be honest.
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Postby NS » Mon Jun 25, 2007 6:17 pm

"XX: the woman's touch" Possibly? idk.
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Postby kiarrens » Mon Jun 25, 2007 6:36 pm

Aiyah. lol... I'm not sure anyone's going to be 100% happy with any title we manage to come up with, it's an awfully charged subject, even now, so many years after the women's rights movement.
If anyone would like to help me come up with ideas, I'm trying to come up with something that conveys the fact that we're trying to show women outside of the general societal archetypes. To this end, I've been looking at antonyms for "stereotype" (which is how I came up with "Unconventional"), as well as some famous quotes by noted feminists, for inspiration.


Personally, I think the "XX" is going to be the easiest way to have people understand this MEP is about women. It doesn't have any derogatory connotations and it's PC, as well as fairly recognizable.
Perhaps MEP inXXclusion?
Epitome of Femininity?
Femininity Re-established?
Miss Atypical?

(I'm just going through the thesaurus entries here, feel free to jump in any time. :D)
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Postby CodeZTM » Mon Jun 25, 2007 6:41 pm

How about the MISS AMV PAGEANT 2007?

Just kidding.

I like the epitone one though. It kind of fits the elegance of the AMV.
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Postby kiarrens » Mon Jun 25, 2007 6:45 pm

code_chrono wrote:How about the MISS AMV PAGEANT 2007


That would be funny, actually. There could be a swimsuit segment, a formal wear segment... :D
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Postby Magnus » Mon Jun 25, 2007 6:52 pm

might join this
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Postby JudgeHolden » Mon Jun 25, 2007 7:47 pm

Hana no JudgeHolden ....

Oh wait, that's my "Studio" name .... :P


Lets wait to see a Beta of the whole thing and then decide on a name.
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