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Gamergate and SPJAirplay

I have a tendency to play really long YouTube videos while I bop about the house ineffectually chasing chaos and entropy out of corners and doing battle with dust bunnies formed from yard-long hair, etc. I had heard that SPJAirplay had suffered … Continue reading

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Harassing women

The big lie about GamerGate is that it is about excluding women. Well, guess what? That is not only a lie, it is a PROJECTION. It is the anti-GamerGaters who exclude and harass women!  I was listening to a discussion with Sarah Hoyt … Continue reading

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Boycotts

Going into the holiday season, some have called for boycotting certain games or developers. I don’t think that this is a good idea, for a couple reasons: without media amplification, a call to boycott is probably not going to reach … Continue reading

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Humorless

First, I have to preface this entry with a note that I’m thinking about another blog article I read somewhere else “many moons ago” – I thought I remembered where, but diligent Google searching failed to locate the entry in … Continue reading

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Propaganda in action

One of the most interesting things about the GamerGate kerfluffle is that it provides real-time examples of many of the propaganda techniques used by the “Social Justice Warrior” set to shut down criticism. Having attracted my very own propaganda commenter … Continue reading

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Why I support GamerGate

Why would I support GamerGate, when I’m not a games enthusiast myself? I’m a very casual gamer; I don’t obsess over each new release or go piling up a virtual shopping cart of games on Steam every time there’s a … Continue reading

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Twitter is addictive

Oooh, it’s terrible. Somebody save me, I can feel my attention span atrophying already. >_> Actually I think the major problem is that I followed Instapundit, and then was inevitably crushed under the massive pipeline of CONTENT, most of which … Continue reading

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