Short Cuts
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Short Cuts

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English: Short Cuts
Japanese: ショートカッツ


Type: Manga
Volumes: 2
Chapters: 10
Status: Finished
Published: Oct 3, 1996 to Feb 18, 1999
Genres: ComedyComedy, EcchiEcchi, ParodyParody, SeinenSeinen
Authors: Furuya, Usamaru (Story & Art)
Serialization: Young Sunday (Weekly)


Score: 7.281 (scored by 10231,023 users)
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Ranked: #43872
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Popularity: #5034
Members: 2,705
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Short Cuts is a manga series by Usamaru Furuya, released in two volumes and originally published in Young Sunday magazine. Each volume contains approximately one hundred 'cuts', short comics which typically span only one or two pages. The primary theme of Short Cuts is Japanese kogal and youth culture, which is tackled with a heavy use of visual jokes, black humor and sex comedy.


Short Cuts was published in English by VIZ Media from July 8, 2002 to August 6, 2003.


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May 10, 2013
5camp (All reviews)
Every country seems to have their version of the materialistic, gossipy teenage girl stereotype. The details differ in minor ways, but many similar trends arise. Talking endlessly about mindless gossip, bitchy and shallow minded, fashion obsessed and concerned about their appearance. Where Japan differs is that, due to their fetishisation of youth, the teenage girl stereotype is seen as the ideal creature.

Short Cuts is a reaction to this idolisation of the teenage girl. More specifically, the Kogal, a specific brand of teenage girl with their baggy socks, short skirts, Shibuya-based lifestyle. If the Kogal had existed several centuries ago, there would be giant statues of read more

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