• D_Mac posted a message in the forum topic Disclosure of Kickstarter and Patreon backings.. on the General Discussion board

    @dasacant2 said: @n1nj4d00m said: @d_mac: well you have to admit that some of that "lumping in" is being done by the persons being criticized and their supporters.Lumping in is being done by both side...

  • D_Mac posted a message in the forum topic Disclosure of Kickstarter and Patreon backings.. on the General Discussion board

    @dasacant2 said:@finaldasa said: I really wish we could have this discussion. Have it be open, honest, and forthcoming. But instead it always seems high-jacked and injected with conspiracy theories,...

  • D_Mac posted a message in the forum topic Disclosure of Kickstarter and Patreon backings.. on the General Discussion board

    @coverlesstech said:It's a little different then that. Patronage or kickstarter is more like funding the movie getting made, not purchasing the ticket. The ticket is a result of the movie already exi...

  • D_Mac posted a message in the forum topic Disclosure of Kickstarter and Patreon backings.. on the General Discussion board

    I've been thinking about this a lot lately. As someone who works as a news producer, I'm subject to journalistic standards (which are made public here, largely because we're a public institution). I f...

  • D_Mac posted a message in the forum topic Deeply disappointed of Brad Shoemaker. on the Bombcast board

    I think your problem is that you're hung up on thinking that Giant Bomb is meant to be impartial. When you get over that, you'll start having a lot more fun.

  • D_Mac posted a message in the forum topic Is EA charging $70 USD for games new?. on the Electronic Arts board

    Yeah, Austrailians and Europeans get reamed on game prices compared to NA, even with the markup Canadians live with.

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  • D_Mac posted a new blog.
    Making beer, at home!

    Waaaay back in 2012, I was bitten by the homebrew (beer making at home) bug. I picked up a book on the subject, that was on sale, as a lark, and it really grabbed me; but, what really got me going was...

  • D_Mac posted a new blog.
    Making beer, aka homebrew

    I am excited to say I've officially entered the realm of home brewing; that, being: the act of making beer. It was something I had wanted to do for a little while, and I was totally inpired by @brewma...

  • D_Mac posted a message on the post Live from NY! It's Friday.

    I really enjoy how frank, and relaxed the stream is. Cara and Tina are very charismatic, and insightful. They're terrific guests, and mesh well with Vinny and Alex. It's amazing how quickly GBeast ha...

  • D_Mac posted a message in the forum topic Receding hairline. Is it a big deal?. on the Off-Topic board

    Own it, don't deny it.

  • D_Mac posted a message in the forum topic #2: What is your favorite 'Harry Potter' FILM?. on the Off-Topic board

    Prisoner of Azkaban is the only movie that has any real cinematic presence. There's a clear style there that compliments the Potter-verse, the other films are completely bereft of style, they are too ...

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  • D_Mac posted a message in the forum topic Welcome to Jason and Dan. on the General Discussion board

    Welcome Jason and Dan! I don't know Jason, but he sounds pretty awesome. Love Dan's stuff from the GI days, and his appearances on the Powerbombcast. Looking forward to checking out that new Quickloo...

  • D_Mac posted a message in the forum topic Metric system is dumb, and here is why (Rant). on the Off-Topic board

    I'm dumb and can't handle fractions. Seriously, fractions when it comes to imperial, confound me. It drives me mad. This is extra unfortunate because I do a far amount of DIY home renos, and as other...

  • D_Mac posted a message on the post How to Build a BEAST - Episode 01.

    WTF is Mickey doing?Also: fucking awesome!

  • D_Mac posted a message in the forum topic Giant Bomb Destiny clan - Lincoln Force. on the Destiny board

    Just requested to join, user: RoboZuul

  • D_Mac posted a message on the post E3 2014: Coverage Uncovered.

    I really loved this video. Good times. You guys are killing it with awesome.

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  • D_Mac posted a message on the post Mighty No. 9 Already Delivering the Blue Bomber Goods.

    I love Mega Man, but this game doesn't seem my speed. It looks vaguely rhythm game-ish.