Why ‘noob’ is my favourite insult
Friday, April 28, 2017
‘Noob’ has its origins in the word ‘newbie’ which in turn simply means someone who is new to (usually) an online game and therefore has a fairly low skill at its gameplay. ‘Noob’ or ‘n00b’ in turn is a slang term/insult to signify someone who is bo... .. read more..
Thursday, April 27, 2017
I quite liked how this person put it after Trump instantly flip-flopped on NAFTA: [Trump] walked into the control room, thinking he’s gonna change everything and it’ll be great. But the walls are plastered in tiny buttons and switches and dials and he realises he doesn’t know wh... .. read more..
Quote of the Day: Idea of Trump
Wednesday, March 1, 2017
Quoth Spiddz: Donald Trump is a poor man’s idea of a rich man, dumb man’s idea of a smart man, and weak man’s idea of a strong man. .. read more..
The equivocation of ‘censorship’
Monday, February 20, 2017
There is a common discussion that I see popping up whenever activists succeed in shutting down an event from some sort of reactionary, recent example being the cancelling of talk by notorious right-with troll Milo Yannopoulos. Among other arguments on the morality of events, I see people bringing... .. read more..
Monday, January 23, 2017
Saw this on reddit, and I had to share. Go read all of it. Quoth SarcasticSadist: Trump has demonstrated an uncanny, almost unbelievable ability to just bend the past however he wants. And you can protest all you want; nobody is really stopping him. We all get shocked in the moment – How co... .. read more..
Every 4 years
Wednesday, November 9, 2016
When you rely on one vote every 4 years to be the epitome of all your democratic power, it’s expected to become depressed when your choice doesn’t make it. Organize and attempt democratic control in all aspects of your life: Work, Neighborhoods, Online Communities etc. Then not only w... .. read more..
Tuesday, July 12, 2016
Been a while since I took an e-test, but this one looked interesting (h/t Plutonick) I’m a bit surprised myself. I was always good in vocabulary and I knew I was good in English, but this was unexpected. Maybe I just got the easy questions? .. read more..
Out of ammo
Wednesday, June 22, 2016
As you may have heard by now, Doomtown:Reloaded is being discontinued. As part of the design team for the past 3 years, it’s been a rough but wonderful ride and I’m really proud of what we’ve achieved in terms of balance and gameplay. Unfortunately the writing was on the wall at... .. read more..
The future or Neoliberalism
Tuesday, February 2, 2016
Living in the office. This is the “capitalist miracle” of South Korea. Even USSR sounds better than this shit. .. read more..
Outrage Culture or Male Indignation
Tuesday, February 2, 2016
The latest Wondermark comic once again hits the spot perfectly, but I feel it also makes a secondary point more obvious to me. I’ve always wondered why so many dudebros online just get so unreasonably upset about someone calling them out on something, even the smallest issue in the most pol... .. read more..