Thursday, January 08, 2009

Special Needs Spiders

I have previously pointed out the faults of IMDb's method of pairing pictures with news stories based on the names mentioned in the story itself. It now seems clear that it must be some automated program and not a human that's doing the choosing because this one has me baffled:

I can't even make out the name of the bad Japanimation pictured, but it would seem to have bupkis to do with the boy's tragic death

1 comment:

Marianaria Sra. bibliotecaria said...

My guess is that the illustration came up from pulp in "Pulp Fiction," in some sort of pseudo-thought process along the lines of pulp - comics - manga. But who know. Yes, it's entirely inappropriate.