Anita Sarkeesian appears on ‘The Colbert Report’ to discuss GamerGate

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Anita Sarkeesian from Feminist Frequency sat down with Stephen Colbert on the Colbert Report to talk about #GamerGate, the grass-roots movement dedicated to making gaming journalism more ethical and free of conflicts of interest between game developers and game journalists. The favorite tactic of many self-proclaimed GamerGate supporters is to … [Read more...]

Redskins beat Cowboys in overtime, make most NFL pundits look like slack-jawed idiots

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The Washington Redskins went into Dallas last night and beat the Cowboys in overtime, 20-17. Not only did the Redskins beat the Cowboys, they treated Tony Romo much like how Obi Wan Kenobi treated Anakin Skywalker on the planet Mustafar, except without all the lava. Third-string quarterback Colt McCoy lead the Redskins in the win, completing 25 … [Read more...]

I could not care less about this year’s World Series

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Evidently there's a World Series going on right now. I haven't been paying any attention to it, mostly because neither teams deserves to be there. Not really. The Kansas City Royals finished the regular season with an 89-73 record, earning them 2nd place in the American League Central. The San Francisco Giants finished the regular season with an … [Read more...]

GamerGate may damage video games so badly, that they’ll end up like comic books?

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Chris Suellentrop, of the New York Times, wrote an interesting piece concerning GamerGame, the online movement that seeks to bring about better ethics in video game journalism by intimidating and harassing female video game designers and critics. I think Suellentrop makes some valid points, but not when he compares video games to comics. From … [Read more...]

Felicia Day writes that Gamergate makes her feel afraid, is immediately doxxed

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Actress and well known gamer Felicia Day wrote a well thought out, and articulate Tumblr post about Gamergate, expressing that the movement made her feel afraid. Almost immediately in the post's comment section, a person going by the name of "Gaimerg8," doxxed her, posting all of her personal information for the world to see. How pathetic that … [Read more...]

Steve Nash to miss entire 2014-15 NBA season with sore back

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Steve Nash, the one-time NBA great, will miss the entire upcoming 2014-15 NBA season because of a back injury he aggravated carrying his luggage. NBA players carry their own luggage? The Los Angeles Lakers acquired Nash in a sign-and-trade deal with the Phoenix Suns back in 2012. They gave up two first-round and two second-round picks and then … [Read more...]