• Drale posted a message in the forum topic July 3, 2014. on the General Discussion board

    That was incredibly touching, Patrick. Thank you so much for sharing it with us. I never met you or Ryan, but you've both touched me with your work and are in my thoughts today. My thanks and condolen...

  • Drale posted a message on the post Letter from the Editor - 07/02/2014.

    @amethystrush said: @underwing said: This is the right approach to handling the harassing parties; I've been a GB fan from (before) the start and I'm happy that you guys are directly calling out and ...

  • Drale posted a message on the post Letter from the Editor - 07/02/2014.

    Thanks, Jeff. It's sometimes hard when being attacked not to dig in and lash out, and you deserve a great deal of credit for responding in a mature, clearheaded manner instead. I do hope you will cont...

  • Drale posted a message in the forum topic Commentary on GB Hiring. on the General Discussion board

    @dreamndayunite said:There is no such thing as white privilege or male privilege. There are rich white people and poor white people. Same as any race. You are much more likely to be born into a rich ...

  • Drale posted a message in the forum topic Commentary on GB Hiring. on the General Discussion board

    One of the reasons why this whole thing is so painful, and why making meaningful steps to increase diversity is so important, is because it's already starting to affect how people in the non-game tech...

  • Drale posted a message in the forum topic Commentary on GB Hiring. on the General Discussion board

    @slindz said:@drale: I think you over-estimate how much budget GB has. They're not going to fill up more regions with people, they are simply not big enough for that.Oh, I'm well aware. No one wants ...

  • Drale posted a message in the forum topic Commentary on GB Hiring. on the General Discussion board

    Well, I was going to make a larger comment, but I'm tired, and as Rorie said, they have to go to sleep sometime and so do I. So I'll leave it at this.I love Giant Bomb. I want to believe in Giant Bomb...

  • Drale posted a message in the forum topic Giant Bomb hires Dan Ryckert and Jason Oestreicher. on the General Discussion board

    @truthtellah said: @rorie: @zombiepie: Thank you, Rorie.Most of us with any concerns or questions about the hires are only sharing them out of a genuine concern for the site, and I believe there can ...