• Bwast posted a message on the post Giant Bombcast 07/01/2014.

    @alyssia said: Wow. Calm the flip down people. There are larger social issues at play here. And yes they need to be discussed. Learn how to do that without insulting each other. You are a hypocriti...

  • Bwast posted a message on the post Giant Bombcast 07/01/2014.

    @alyssia said:@bwast: Agenda needs to be pushed. Otherwise stuff like this will keep happening. Why are you so against it?So you're comfortable baselessly accusing a website of discrimination just s...

  • Bwast posted a message on the post Giant Bombcast 07/01/2014.

    @alyssia said:When did anyone call the new hires terrible? Hmmmm....? This isn't about them. It's a larger issue. And that's why it's such a hot topic.Stop being obtuse. You've implied the only reaso...

  • Bwast posted a message on the post Giant Bombcast 07/01/2014.

    @indarys said: @amafi said: @indarys said: @amafi: So Wal-Mart doesn't have a moral responsibility to pay its workers more? Exxon doesn't have a moral responsibility to protect the environment from...

  • Bwast posted a message on the post Giant Bombcast 07/01/2014.

    @indarys said: @amafi said: Wow.I hadn't been expecting the reaction to this to be good, but this is absolutely disgusting.The people shitting on the new hires before they've had a chance to start wo...

  • Bwast posted a message on the post Giant Bombcast 07/01/2014.

    @1101101 said:@theht: Not very convincing when all people working for them look the same (and many even like exactly the same things). In the long run that homogeneity is just extremely tiring and s...

  • Bwast posted a message on the post Giant Bombcast 07/01/2014.

    @alyssia said:@sleepydoughnut: So is it crazy to want to see them give voices to people that are undervalued by society?No. But to say, without evidence, that discrimination is why those voices didn'...

  • Bwast posted a message on the post Giant Bombcast 07/01/2014.

    @alyssia said:There are plenty of women out there that can be editors. Why the hate? Other websites have women, and transgender people working for them. GameSpot is a prime example. There are women w...

  • Bwast posted a message on the post Giant Bombcast 07/01/2014.

    @alyssia said: Are we always aware that we discriminate? Could it be possible that discrimination happens because of social values? That couldn't be right?While true, it's not fair to say that in thi...

  • Bwast posted a message on the post Giant Bombcast 07/01/2014.

    @indarys said: @darkest4 said: @indarys said: The answer to all of your questions is "yes" or "lots". She has more experience than most of the current bombcast crew NOW, frankly, let alone comparin...

  • Bwast posted a message in the forum topic Why I think it's hard for GB to diversify the staff.. on the General Discussion board

    @excast said:Honest talk here. Some of the most outspoken critics on Twitter have been folks like Samantha Allen, Eilizabeth Simins, and applicant Maddy Myers. That's hilarious. Samantha wasn't hired...

  • Bwast posted a message on the post Giant Bombcast 07/01/2014.

    @cabbagesensei said: See the 14th and 15th Amendment and the Voting Rights Act of 1965. GB hired two white dudes and you're talking about constitutional amendments. Fuck this fucking world.

  • Bwast posted a message in the forum topic PSA: Wildstar in Open Beta 'til 19th of May. on the WildStar board

    @bwheeeler said:@bwast: Maybe I don't! The last subscription-based MMOs that I remember have lasted more than a couple years are WoW and EVE, both of which do something unmatched in the marketplace. ...

  • Bwast posted a message in the forum topic PSA: Wildstar in Open Beta 'til 19th of May. on the WildStar board

    @bwheeeler said: I don't understand how companies can still launch paid MMOs in the age of the "Yeah, the new Unreal Tournament will be free."You would understand if you understood what MMO's are. Cl...