• facepoppies posted a message in the forum topic Using the word "they" as a singular gender-neutral pronoun. on the Off-Topic board

    It's not grammatically incorrect, but it is ambiguous and often leads to confusion. It's best avoided unless the author can really establish to the audience who it is they're talking about. See what I...

  • facepoppies posted a message in the forum topic Changes GB could make to curtail harassment. on the General Discussion board

    Censorship for the sake of appeasement of the morally outraged has never, ever worked out for the better in a society. I'd say the best thing to do is the waiting period for commenting. That way, you...

  • facepoppies posted a message in the forum topic What I think video games are about. on the General Discussion board

    @themanwithnoplan said:@facepoppies said: @themanwithnoplan said: Sometimes I wonder though if the Internet will be humanity's downfall, as it just seems to magnify our worst aspects and seemingly dr...

  • facepoppies posted a message in the forum topic What I think video games are about. on the General Discussion board

    @themanwithnoplan said:Sometimes I wonder though if the Internet will be humanity's downfall, as it just seems to magnify our worst aspects and seemingly drown out all the good ones.That's like sayin...

  • facepoppies posted a message in the forum topic I Love Giant Bomb. on the General Discussion board

    It was just typical internet drama. A bunch of strangers getting way too mad at each other over nothing.

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

    Nobody is going to be thinking about this a week from now.

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

    I like this stuff because it's a fun dramatic diversion from all of my problems in real life. As a 30-something white guy, I understand that I am almost universally hated by everybody, but I've got so...

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

    @cabbagesensei: I didn't see any discussion about racial or gender imbalance. I saw some lady losing her shit on Twitter, and a bunch of people being really mean in reply to that. And then I saw Leig...

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

    Could you imagine being really good at what you do and getting hired for your dream job, and then having an internet poop fest explode around whether or not you were only hired because you're a white...