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105 Post author: Eliezer_Yudkowsky 21 April 2009 02:44AM

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Comment author: gwern 21 April 2009 04:29:29PM 1 point [-]

I don't think Gurren Lagann is meant to be taken seriously; it struck me, when I was watching it, as a reductio of the old-style mecha genre (a loving one, one done by fans of it, but still a reductio). It's a funny quip because it's so contradictory to the usual believe-in-yourself spiel, is all.