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

    @spraynardtatum said:I would just like to point out that if you're against ridicule and harassment (which I hope to assume that everyone here is) than the first response you have to people that suppo...

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

    And Stephen Totilo of Kotaku had a 100 minute discussion with TB about ethics in journalism, so is it possible that the anti-GG crowd stop calling all Muslims terrorists and actually start acknowledgi...

  • Sylect posted a message on the post Quick Look: Disney Fantasia: Music Evolved.

    jesus, Disney Fantasia: The Tutorial

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

    @patrickklepek said: @bigstrat2003 said: I think that part of what murderbunny might be getting at is that, if someone is getting basically universal praise from your peers, then writing a piece whic...

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

    @brad said: @heyguys said: @brad said: @neon25 said: @neon25 said: While it's nicely written, I'm very disappointed how you still label GamerGate as a hate movement. It's just like saying all Musl...

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

    I dunno, at the end of the day, I feel like everyone is always saying not to feed the trolls. While Jeff may have the opinion that the entire movement with the exception of a few of us who are being h...

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

    @sparky_buzzsaw: trolls can co-opt anything they choose, anything that has the potential to get them attention. I have tremendous respect for the staff at GB but I had hoped they would have been able...

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

    @johnham: This is how I feel this event is being covered:

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

    @patrickklepek @jeff @vinny @alex @brad what do you suggest then for a person such as myself who is against harassment and death threats (obviously) but feel that many of the ideas behind GG are corre...

  • Sylect posted a message in the forum topic Anita Sarkeesian Forced to Cancel Talk Over Shooting Threat. on the General Discussion board

    Overnight, thousands in the industry *as well as a lot of Malaysian twitterbot farms* rallied with a currently-trending hashtag called StopGamerGate2014.ftfy

  • Sylect posted a message in the forum topic Anita Sarkeesian Forced to Cancel Talk Over Shooting Threat. on the General Discussion board

    @extomar said: @sylect said: This is timely, @patrickklepek makes the case for why GameGate should continue:"We can't control what other people do on the internet, you can introduce tools, but ultima...

  • Sylect posted a message in the forum topic Anita Sarkeesian Forced to Cancel Talk Over Shooting Threat. on the General Discussion board

    @flyingroman said:And the stop GG14 tag? It's been used by an account run by ISIS sympathisers. Does that tarnish other people who use it? No. I think that would be silly.

  • Sylect posted a message in the forum topic Anita Sarkeesian Forced to Cancel Talk Over Shooting Threat. on the General Discussion board

    This is timely, @patrickklepek makes the case for why GameGate should continue:"We can't control what other people do on the internet, you can introduce tools, but ultimately, we are responsible for ...

  • Sylect posted a message in the forum topic Anita Sarkeesian Forced to Cancel Talk Over Shooting Threat. on the General Discussion board

    This is from Total Biscuit and I think it applies to the comments I have heard from the GB staff:"Everyone has room to improve. When you say "nope, nothing to see here", close ranks then start writing...

  • Sylect posted a message on the post Bombin' the A.M. With Scoops and the Wolf: 10/13/2014.

    TB summed up GG best I think@MattMirrorFish @ADAMATOMIC @theuncommon You do not get to do unethical things and then not be criticized just because "internet hate mob" — TotalBiscuit (@Totalbiscuit) A...

  • Sylect posted a message on the post Bombin' the A.M. With Scoops and the Wolf: 10/13/2014.

    @foodmonster said:If the gamergate people feel that the extremists in their ranks do not represent their viewpoints and harm their intentions, they would expose the people perpetrating crimes..@Ryfyl...

  • Sylect posted a message on the post Bombin' the A.M. With Scoops and the Wolf: 10/13/2014.

    @synthesis_landale said:I wish Patrick wouldn't instantly link this horrible abuse to all people who use #Gamergate. Many people who use and follow the hashtag think the death threats and harassment ...

  • Sylect posted a message on the post Bombin' the A.M. With Scoops and the Wolf: 10/13/2014.

    It's unfortunate that GG is being painted with a singular brush, one of the most recent examples of someone threatening Anita was identified and the authorities were clued in by the GG community. I do...

  • Sylect posted a message in the forum topic A Few Words About GamerGate. on the General Discussion board

    @spraynardtatum said:@skunkboy72 said: Here is a good, level-headed discussion on GamerGate between Greg Tito, Janelle Bonanno, and TotalBiscuit and hosted by Erik Kain. https://www.youtube.com/watch...