• johnham posted a message in the forum topic My Weird, Addictive Trip into Kim Kardashian: Hollywood. on the Kim Kardashian: Hollywood board

    I think this game on a fundamental and meta level is representative of (at least American) society's obsession with fame and celebrity, which I, personally, am really uncomfortable with.The game itse...

  • johnham posted a message in the forum topic Our Relationship With Physical Media Is About to Change. on the General Discussion board

    Vinyl has a demonstrable advantage, in terms of quality, over digital sources. CDs are also inferior to Vinyl and that's why you're not seeing a CD renaissance; the physical nature of the media isn't ...

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

    Thank you Jeff!

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

    @w1n5t0n: Obviously I do not expect every website to have a detailed belief system. Not every website has the problem of incredibly vitriolic and oversized reactions to women, or even the idea of a fe...

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

    Longpost Alert!!! (I should also note this series of thoughts and recommendations is more related to the larger discourse issue of GB fans, as opposed to this forum in particular. I still think it's r...

  • johnham posted a message on the post Valiant Hearts: The Great War Review.

    I'm excited to play this, but at the same time....

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

    @rorie I have some thoughts on this that I don't have time to write up immediately, but if this thread gets closed expect a PM (probably one of many you'll have to dig through).

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

    @whatisdelicious said:@johnham said: @xchairmandrekx said: Still sounding pretty racist there. You are saying that for example, given two identical upper class people, one black and white, the black...

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

    @giantlizardking said: @johnham said: @orinoco_flow said: For better or worse (probably worse), GB have firmly placed themselves in the sexist/racist/homophobic quadrant of videogame fandom and I fi...

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

    @orinoco_flow said: @johnham said: @orinoco_flow said: For better or worse (probably worse), GB have firmly placed themselves in the sexist/racist/homophobic quadrant of videogame fandom and I find ...

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

    @fluttercry said:@sarisa: I haven't used the word SJW once because it is dismissive and doesn't contribute anything to the conversation. You don't have to write a dissertation, but it's just normal t...

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

    @orinoco_flow said:For better or worse (probably worse), GB have firmly placed themselves in the sexist/racist/homophobic quadrant of videogame fandom and I find it unlikely that they will be able to...

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

    @windfall259: Thanks duder, I appreciate both the reasonable discussion and your help in clarifying my point.

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

    @zevvion said: @johnham said: @zevvion said: No, it doesn't make more sense. His original argument was that a black person would have better perspective for, specifically, Lamar and Franklin because...

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

    @windfall259 said:@johnham said: The hypothetical black person in your example would not have better perspective on the "conditions that Franklin and Lamar lived in" because that topic is specifical...

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

    @zevvion said:No, it doesn't make more sense. His original argument was that a black person would have better perspective for, specifically, Lamar and Franklin because he is black. The core reasons w...

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

    @xchairmandrekx: Considering the tone of the thread, I genuinely appreciate it. Somehow, we are having actual conversations!

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

    @xchairmandrekx: Fair enough. I don't have a problem clarifying, though I could do without people defaulting to calling me racist :P

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

    @giantlizardking: Why would hiring a woman or non-white person necessarily change the site to focusing exclusively on social issues? Nobody's trying to completely alter the "culture", to to speak, of...