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Confound These Ponies, They Have Driven Me To Blog

I can no longer contain my incredulousness of this thing, one of those "truth is stranger than fiction" things.
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This series has become a forced meme that took over 4chan up to the point where the mods put their foot down and it spun off its own boards. Suffice to say, there's been quite a few fan works...


... and, surprisingly enough, I'm fully on board with this meme. Never in a million years would I have thought I'd actually like My Little Pony. In my world view, the 80s crap was and remains a vapid mind killer that is fully worthy of derision. Generations 2-3 stayed the course with slicker styling. Hey, if little girls wanted that sort of thing, more power to them, but given the choice between watching the original series and movies versus enduring a waterboarding session, I'd have to flip a coin.

Along comes generation 4, masterminded by some of the talent behind…