The phrase “hit or miss” is often used to describe shows which appeal only to a very specific group of viewers. In Sankarea’s case, a more appropriate term would be “hit and miss,” with just barely more hits than misses.
Allow me to rant a bit.
I’m at my quarter-life crisis. I first heard the word mentioned while reading a review of Solanin.
A midlife crisis occurs when a person begins to judge how their life has gone, brought on by the realization that most of their life is over. A quarter-life crisis, on the other hand, is the uncertainty caused by the transition to adulthood.