• Juno500 posted a message on the post Worth Reading: 12/15/2014.

    @tuxfool said:@juno500 said: How is encouraging game publishers to blacklist video game sites who criticize their products an ethical improvement?How is spreading lies about Jenn Frank being fired f...

  • Juno500 posted a message on the post Worth Reading: 12/15/2014.

    GamerGate is upset that an employee of Gawker made obviously sarcastic comments about bullying and yet I see rape jokes in the hashtag all the time.Pretty clear to me the whole bullying thing is manuf...

  • Juno500 posted a message on the post Worth Reading: 12/15/2014.

    @wolfgame: I'm not challenging what you believe personally, or accusing you of engaging in harassment. I am only challenging your assertion that GG is working for ethical reform, which I dispute. I s...

  • Juno500 posted a message on the post Worth Reading: 12/15/2014.

    @wolfgame said: Is it honestly more important to burn the industry down by ignoring positive developments such as FTC disclosure guidelines then conceding that Gamergate may actually be proactively w...

  • Juno500 posted a message on the post Worth Reading: 12/15/2014.

    @sergio said: @mrmazz said: @sergio: can you explain how Arthur Gies' tweet is bigoted? All I see is a guy saying he is chosing not to play a game and its not like Polygon dosen't have the staff to ...

  • Juno500 posted a message on the post Worth Reading: 12/15/2014.

    @mister_snig said: @juno500 said: @r3dt1d3 said: I really enjoyed the Gamasutra article on Half-Life.It also concerns me how the only coordinated (that I've seen) action of GamerGate has gotten no c...

  • Juno500 posted a message on the post Worth Reading: 12/15/2014.

    @r3dt1d3 said:I really enjoyed the Gamasutra article on Half-Life.It also concerns me how the only coordinated (that I've seen) action of GamerGate has gotten no coverage. Gawker has lost sponsors le...

  • Juno500 posted a message on the post Worth Reading: 12/15/2014.

    The problem with saying that GG is about ethics is that, well, I doubt they understand ethics much, based on their actions.For example, I'd like to know how it's ethical to convince Nintendo to blackl...

  • Juno500 posted a message on the post Worth Reading: 12/15/2014.

    @tuxfool said:@juno500: I'm fairly certain that the India story didn't get much press from anybody. Either way India is a lost cause at the moment. They have much, much more serious issues in that a...

  • Juno500 posted a message on the post Worth Reading: 12/15/2014.

    I find it interesting that GG cared so much about Target taking GTAV off the shelves in Australia, but India banning Dragon Age: Inquisition because of it's LGBT content caused only a small ripple.It'...

  • Juno500 posted a message in the forum topic Worth Reading: 11/21/2014. on the General Discussion board

    @LunarJetman said: http://thespectacularspider-girl.tumblr.com/post/102919064149/representation-of-women-in-video-games-the-causeThis is certainly an interesting take on the matter I would recommend ...

  • Juno500 posted a message in the forum topic Press X to Experience Feelings. on the Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare board

    I thought this article here did a good job of explaining why the Arkham City example is better handled:http://www.thegia.com/2014/11/03/all-due-respect-press-f-for-farce/

  • Juno500 posted a message in the forum topic Anita Sarkeesian was on The Colbert Report tonight. on the General Discussion board

    @kain55 said:The irony of Sarkeesian gaining all of this fame due to those who seem to despise her and want to make her disappear amuses me greatly.They call her a professional victim looking for att...

  • Juno500 posted a message in the forum topic Yet another school shooting in the US. on the Off-Topic board

    I live 5-10 minutes from that school. Unbelievable. This is a pretty small town, completely unremarkable. Crazy to imagine anything like this happening here.

  • Juno500 posted a message in the forum topic Why I am speaking up for women in games. on the General Discussion board

    @anonymous_jesse said: How did you twitter account get hacked for a single post? @giraffeking: No it was the The Fine Young Capitalists, the charity Zoe Quiinn shut down. They aren't a charity, th...

  • Juno500 posted a message in the forum topic Why I am speaking up for women in games. on the General Discussion board

    @spacekatgal said:I had a discussion with an editor of a major videogame site this week. He said, he felt that we wanted our cake and to eat it too. We want VERY HARD for videogames to be considered ...

  • Juno500 posted a message in the forum topic Why I am speaking up for women in games. on the General Discussion board

    @spacekatgal said: @darek006 said: I feel horrible about all of this. Had this happened 10 years ago, I'd have been on the wrong side of this equation.2007 Brianna would have been on the wrong side ...

  • Juno500 posted a message in the forum topic Examples of Corruption in Games Journalism. on the General Discussion board

    @corygignac said:It's fine, look, you guys have your opinions, I have mine, whether you consider that a flimsy, poor evidence for collusion or not. If you really think there's NOTHING weird at all go...

  • Juno500 posted a message in the forum topic Examples of Corruption in Games Journalism. on the General Discussion board

    I can't believe people think it's collusion when lots of writers decide to write about a subject that everybody is talking about.It is the job of writers to write about the things people are talking ...

  • Juno500 posted a message in the forum topic Examples of Corruption in Games Journalism. on the General Discussion board

    @corygignac said: But currently, video game media as a whole? Come on... I'm not going to get to deep into details here, but what about the day 12 video games media sites all released similar story'...