• 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'...

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

    @hunter5024: I'm talking about potential violence from people prejudiced against LGBT people, which is a real thing that happens. Are you completely unaware of this?

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

    @hunter5024: doesn't matter whether it was malicious or not. Doesn't change the potential for harm at all. It was absolutely the complete worst move to make. That is extremely personal information and...

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

    @hunter5024 said: @juno500 said: @hunter5024 said: @juno500: Personally I disagree that his actions were entirely without integrity. I don't know what the right thing to do in that situation is, b...

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

    @hunter5024 said: @juno500: Personally I disagree that his actions were entirely without integrity. I don't know what the right thing to do in that situation is, but I can tell you that I don't thin...

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

    @hunter5024 said: @juno500 said: @hunter5024 said: What if there was a biologist that made a discovery, and he told everybody about it. Then his university had to fire him because the fallout of h...

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

    @hunter5024 said: What if there was a biologist that made a discovery, and he told everybody about it. Then his university had to fire him because the fallout of his discovery made them look really b...

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

    @exfate said:I fail to see how anyone can honestly read that thread and not see collusion. Editorial decisions, which include whether a news report is ethical and whether to fire a journalist over an...

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

    @abendlaender said: @exfate said: @juno500: That doesn't make any difference. Two wrongs don't make a right.I don't really see any sign of "collusion" here. His boss asked other people for advice on ...

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

    @exfate: He committed a serious ethical breach. It is absolutely fair for journalists to decide not to work with somebody who committed a serious ethical breach.

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

    @exfate said:Here is a report on a GameJournosPros e-mail thread in which Destructoid boss Yanier Gonzalez, aka Niero, is seen to be taking advice from journalists outside of his company on whether h...

  • Juno500 posted a message in the forum topic Letter from the Editor discussion.. on the General Discussion board

    @spacekatgal said: @Levius said: True. Hell, the hostile culture is probably a pretty big factor why women don't train for the gaming industry anyway. Anyway, thanks for answering my question, I kno...

  • Juno500 posted a message in the forum topic Letter from the Editor discussion.. on the General Discussion board

    @kvfinn said:@spacekatgal is telling her personal story of how she was a long time listener and how she felt pushed away from the community. I see a lot of posters in this thread who are reacting as ...

  • Juno500 posted a message in the forum topic Letter from the Editor discussion.. on the General Discussion board

    @gkhan: Yeah, I'd like to echo these sentiments. I've been drifting from gamer "culture" for years now, and stuff like GG only makes me want to drift away even more. I used to be totally obsessed with...