This is really long because I have a TON of thoughts about DHMIS pent up.
A lot of the Don’t Hug Me I’m Scared “theories” bother me. I think there’s a certain emotional resonance to the ‘implied’ story of the show and the narrative provided by the swarms of speculation don’t really gel well with the show’s actual emotional beats. This interpretation won’t take any grand strides to explain the lore of the show, although it will tell you how I’ve been watching it and the certain feelings the show might be trying to convey with each episode.
I think there are several core themes to DHMIS, and one of those themes is obviously the impact of children’s media and morals on the children who are actually viewing the media, but I think fans are mistak…Read more >