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by pauljthacker
Tue Nov 18, 2014 5:56 pm
Forum: The Big Round Room
Topic: The Video Games Thread
Replies: 565
Views: 276603

Re: The Video Games Thread

While I won't deny that some war games are fun, it's still the case that they're taking the trappings of an experience which is actually quite horrible for everyone involved, then turning it into a power fantasy. So it was interesting to read about This War Of Mine, just released for PC, because it ...
by pauljthacker
Sat Nov 15, 2014 5:15 pm
Forum: The Big Round Room
Topic: The Video Games Thread
Replies: 565
Views: 276603

Re: The Video Games Thread

BOUND WOMEN: WHY GAMES ARE BETTER WITHOUT A DAMSEL TO SAVE

http://www.polygon.com/features/2014/10 ... sarkeesian
by pauljthacker
Fri Nov 07, 2014 12:20 am
Forum: The Big Round Room
Topic: What's Happening In the World?
Replies: 857
Views: 231812

Re: What's Happening In the World?

Shit. Looks like I'm living in one of the last four states that will legalize gay marriage.

http://www.cnn.com/2014/11/06/us/same-s ... ?hpt=hp_t1
by pauljthacker
Thu Nov 06, 2014 6:46 pm
Forum: The Big Round Room
Topic: TV Thread
Replies: 398
Views: 184226

Re: TV Thread

JustinHoskie wrote:Now excuse me while I go dance naked in the streets and do 1000 consecutive cartwheels.
Videos or it didn't happen, haha. :yumeye:

Yeah, I watched the old Batman series when I was a kid as well. It's definitely a different take than the dark, brooding Batman of today.
by pauljthacker
Mon Nov 03, 2014 8:38 am
Forum: The Big Round Room
Topic: What are you working on?
Replies: 163
Views: 103842

Re: What are you working on?

Incidentally, I've uploaded some otherwise-unseen artwork of mine to my Patreon, although you'd have to donate a buck or so to see it. http://patreon.com/GarrettGilchrist It was cool seeing some sketches from Chosen Ones Volume 2 (never completed). See all that and more for as little as $1 a month....
by pauljthacker
Mon Nov 03, 2014 8:12 am
Forum: The Big Round Room
Topic: What's Happening In the World?
Replies: 857
Views: 231812

Re: What's Happening In the World?

http://badassdigest.com/2014/10/27/film-crit-hulk-smash-on-despair-gamergate-and-quitting-the-hulk/ ... You have to understand how problematic this is. It's almost thought to be impossible. What has essentially happened is that we have taken a cult behavioral approach to discussion and philosophy -...
by pauljthacker
Mon Nov 03, 2014 7:27 am
Forum: The Big Round Room
Topic: Random Thread
Replies: 1734
Views: 611389

Re: Random Thread

The Onion: I Don’t Support Feminism If It Means Murdering All Men http://www.theonion.com/articles/i-dont-support-feminism-if-it-means-murdering-all,37301/ "Even if they were to do it painlessly by gassing or poisoning all the men, in my opinion it’s all part of the same arbitrary, hypothetical man-...
by pauljthacker
Wed Oct 29, 2014 6:39 am
Forum: The Big Round Room
Topic: The Video Games Thread
Replies: 565
Views: 276603

Re: The Video Games Thread

Judge dismisses ex-dictator Manuel Noriega's 'Call of Duty' lawsuit:

http://www.cnn.com/2014/10/28/tech/gami ... ?hpt=hp_t2
by pauljthacker
Sat Oct 25, 2014 7:59 am
Forum: The Big Round Room
Topic: What's Happening In the World?
Replies: 857
Views: 231812

Re: What's Happening In the World?

Click hole: A Summary Of The Gamergate Movement That We Will Immediately Change If Any Of Its Members Find Any Details Objectionable

http://www.clickhole.com/article/summar ... y-cha-1241
by pauljthacker
Wed Oct 15, 2014 3:34 pm
Forum: The Big Round Room
Topic: What's Happening In the World?
Replies: 857
Views: 231812

Re: What's Happening In the World?

The threat against Anita Sarkeesian is a good example of how crazy a small fraction of people are. If you want an example of how crazy some entire state governments are, consider that the reason she didn't go ahead with her speech as she has in similar instances is that, apparently, Utah state law d...