Category Archives: Cowboy Bebop

Rescue People so You Can Believe there are People who Rescue People — Cowboy Bebop 21 “Boogie Woogie Feng Shui”

[Cowboy Bebop 20 “Pierrot Le Fou”] [Springtime for Jet Black: Cowboy Bebop 21 “Boogie Woogie Feng Shui”] This session seems more light-hearted than any other with Jet Black as the protagonist. In a lot of ways it is: there’s a … Continue reading

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Springtime for Jet Black: Cowboy Bebop 21 “Boogie Woogie Feng Shui”

[Cowboy Bebop 20 “Pierrot Le Fou”] I don’t get the impression that viewers like this episode very much. I always had difficulty getting into it. I think I know now exactly why. There are two closely related but distinct reasons: … Continue reading

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The Filling Joke: Cowboy Bebop 20 “Pierrot Le Fou”

[Cowboy Bebop Episode 19 “Wild Horses”] The first two time I watched the whole of Cowboy Bebop I still thought that some of the episodes were weaker than the others based on a near-complete lack of contribution to what I … Continue reading

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How to Do Nostalgia in a Badass Way: Cowboy Bebop 19 “Wild Horses”

[Episode 18 “Speak Like a Child”] Cowboy Bebop (1998) is many things, one of which is a love letter to the 20th Century. Its production approaches the turn of the millennium and it was a good time as any to … Continue reading

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Cowboy Bebop 18 “Speak Like a Child” & Treasure Hunt Into Nothingness

[Episode 17 “Mushroom Samba”] This episode is actually quite difficult to write about; it requires focus or I’ll end up flying into so many tangents. There’s just so much going on. Inevitably, I must focus on Faye, and her message … Continue reading

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