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What the Hell is Going on at /v/?

I’m not sure what’s happening on /v/ (a board on 4chan, for those who might not be aware) that’s causing the mods to delete the threads. Hopefully, it’s just the work of a rouge mad. But as many of you know, you can also talk...

NeoGAF is a Joke, and GamerGate Proved It

Last time most of you were here, we took a look at how, despite their claims, the corrupt gaming media establishment are actually the ones to blame for GamerGate. The time before that, we dug deep into Leigh Alexander’s history of offensiveness. While Ms. Alexander...

Why Pick on Leigh Alexander? She’s the Worst

I’ve noticed some people on Twitter talking about us “ganging up” on Leigh Alexander. Now, of course these are the same people who trash GamerGate with every breath, so you would expect them to say shit like that. But, I figured I’d still take a...

The Corrupt Journos Started GamerGate, Not Us

No one likes irrational, entitled audiences. – Leigh Alexander   When you read about GamerGate in the press, you often see the movement framed as a not-so-merry band of misogynists, who’ve embarked on a woman bashing spree of epic proportions. This whole thing just bubbled...

GamerGate Exposes Leigh Alexander, Part 2

As I mentioned in my last piece, the person who single-handedly brought me into this GamerGate fight was Leigh Alexander. Basically, I felt like her “Gamers are Dead” article declared war on me personally.  At that point, I knew almost nothing about her, her history,...

GamerGate Exposes Leigh Alexander, The Worst Critic in Gaming

Although GamerGate has been burning brightly since at least August 20th, I didn’t really get into the fray until August 28th. Why the 28th, you ask? Well, that was the day I read the infamous “Gamers are Dead” article on Gamasutra. I had read a...

Mario Kart 8 Time!

Who else is getting Mario Kart 8 at midnight? Anyone who wants to play, tonight or whenever, hit me up on Miiverse. My Nintendo Network ID is ColorfulRalph.

Elliot Rodger Was Crazy

Scanning the internet over the last few days, I’ve noticed a raft of feminists rush to portray Elliot Rodger (the guy who shot up UC Santa Barbara this weekend) as nothing more than a super-committed misogynist. I can see how that would be appealing to...