• SpaceInsomniac posted a message in the forum topic Worth Reading: 09/15/2014. on the General Discussion board

    @LunarJetman said: Samantha Allen even wrote a blog on it. From what I heard she removed it by now though. Here's an excerpt:"i’m a misandrist. that means i hate men. i’m not a cute misandrist. i don’...

  • SpaceInsomniac posted a message in the forum topic Worth Reading: 09/15/2014. on the General Discussion board

    @icarusfoundyou said: You have politicized video games. You have managed to take the enjoyment of escapism and managed to vilify it. You should all be ashamed of yourselves.And this absolutely goes b...

  • SpaceInsomniac posted a message in the forum topic Worth Reading: 09/15/2014. on the General Discussion board

    @swisslion said: Zoe and Maya's "Hateful rants" as you put it, were actually pretty reasonable questions about the transparency of TFYC's operation and why these women were being asked to contribute...

  • SpaceInsomniac posted a message in the forum topic Worth Reading: 09/15/2014. on the General Discussion board

    @juno500 said: @spaceinsomniac said: @juno500 said: For those of GamerGate who honestly wanted to have a discussion about the problems in gaming journalism, their good intentions were doomed the sec...

  • SpaceInsomniac posted a message in the forum topic Worth Reading: 09/15/2014. on the General Discussion board

    @castiel said:The worst thing about the whole "Gamer Gate" thing is the name Gamer Gate. I find it infuriating; like nails on a chalkboard.At least it's better than donglegate.

  • SpaceInsomniac posted a message in the forum topic Worth Reading: 09/15/2014. on the General Discussion board

    @juno500 said:For those of GamerGate who honestly wanted to have a discussion about the problems in gaming journalism, their good intentions were doomed the second they decided to join a movement tha...

  • SpaceInsomniac posted a message in the forum topic Worth Reading: 09/15/2014. on the General Discussion board

    @nmarebfly said: @sinisterraven said: People need to be more introspective when they claim to be against attacksI agree. That's why I asked you to revise your opinion on Jenn's disclaimer. You were n...

  • SpaceInsomniac posted a message in the forum topic Today I feel ashamed to be Swedish. on the Off-Topic board

    @mortuss_zero said:I mean, I'm not Swedish or living in Sweden, but isn't that sort of alarmist? I mean, when the republicans win an election in America I don't think of it as the racist party winnin...

  • SpaceInsomniac posted a message in the forum topic Should I sell my Xbox One?. on the Xbox One board

    Just keep playing your PS4 until some cool MS exclusives come out. Then you'll be happy to have it.

  • SpaceInsomniac posted a message in the forum topic No one's talking about this game!. on the Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel! board

    Despite Borderlands 2 being my favorite game of that year, I refuse to care about this game because it's last gen only, and I played Borderlands 2 to death.Normally I wouldn't care all that much about...

  • SpaceInsomniac posted a message in the forum topic Destiny Was Not Given A Fair Chance. on the Destiny board

    @gaspower said:@joshwent: That would be Bionic Commando syndrome for me. ;_;Same here. I really liked that game, and it was pretty fun once you got past that it wasn't an open world game, and the p...

  • SpaceInsomniac posted a message in the forum topic SO..... I just blew my mind. Black site version.. on the Off-Topic board

    @baal_sagoth said:@spaceinsomniac: Oh my, how have I missed this song all my life?! I was even vaguely aware of Suzanne Vega beforehand. Thank you so much for posting that. Finally, a companion piec...

  • SpaceInsomniac posted a message in the forum topic SO..... I just blew my mind. Black site version.. on the Off-Topic board

    Once you go black...

  • SpaceInsomniac posted a message in the forum topic Bombin' the A.M. With Scoops and the Wolf: 09/05/2014. on the Gods Will Be Watching board

    @teaoverlord said: @spaceinsomniac said: Yep, just like anyone living in a communist society has to participate in communism to survive... because otherwise they'll be shot and killed by their fina...

  • SpaceInsomniac posted a message in the forum topic Bombin' the A.M. With Scoops and the Wolf: 09/05/2014. on the Gods Will Be Watching board

    @teaoverlord said:@sergio: Anyone living in a capitalist society has to participate in capitalism to survive. Saying that you can't oppose capitalism unless you completely refuse to participate in i...

  • SpaceInsomniac posted a message in the forum topic Bombin' the A.M. With Scoops and the Wolf: 09/05/2014. on the Gods Will Be Watching board

    @rockyraccoon37 said: It's good that TFYC is providing an opportunity for women outside of the industry to design ideas for games, but it is not an articulation of Feminism-- it's merely Capitalism ...

  • SpaceInsomniac posted a message in the forum topic Bombin' the A.M. With Scoops and the Wolf: 09/05/2014. on the Gods Will Be Watching board

    @mrmazz said: @spaceinsomniac: there's no such thing as an "objective" view. Everryone is biased. I'm sure there are people acting less than honerable on both "sides" but if one is born out of abuse...

  • SpaceInsomniac posted a message in the forum topic Bombin' the A.M. With Scoops and the Wolf: 09/05/2014. on the Gods Will Be Watching board

    @patrickklepek said: For anyone just now wading into this thread, this Vox piece sums up the situation well.That article specifically goes out of its way not to mention anything negative about one si...

  • SpaceInsomniac posted a message in the forum topic Bombin' the A.M. With Scoops and the Wolf: 09/05/2014. on the Gods Will Be Watching board

    @north6 said: @jasondesante said: can someone explain all that stupid stuff to me, because they didn't bother to talk about anything directly at the beginning? Would anyone care to explain it? Serio...

  • SpaceInsomniac posted a message in the forum topic Bombin' the A.M. With Scoops and the Wolf: 09/05/2014. on the Gods Will Be Watching board

    @cagliostro88 said:If I objectify a female character in a game i know i'm not gonna hurt her because she doesn't actually exist; and I try not to objectify real women because i know that it is hurtfu...