Show #84 - Walter Amos on Hetalia
Show #084 -
Direct Download: Music:OP:
"Johnny Be Good" as sung by the Sex Pistols on the album The Great Rock and Roll SwindleED:
Hetalia end theme as sung by America
Recorded at Genericon 2011. Posted with the permission of Walter Amos. Mr. Amos describes how anime has gotten high school girls into one of his favorite historical topics, the Prussian Empire.
We all learned a lot about Frederick the Great
, who was totally amazing and probably gay. He had a terraformed garden like Nausicaa's, popularized the potato to help keep German people from starving, composed flute sonatas, and did tons of other great stuff socially and economically which you'll hear about in Amos's amazing lecture.