bensavagegarden
BenSavageGarden
bensavagegarden
Thursday 10:01AM
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It’s funny that the top comment in this section is from a white guy saying it’s not his place to comment.

Thursday 9:48AM
15

This may be apropos of nothing, but Laserface1242 is a fucking idiot who never knows when to shut the fuck up. There, I’ve said my piece.

Thursday 8:35AM
17

Sorry, I changed the frequency on this shit after Ellie Kemper. Go cry wolf somewhere else.

6/11/21 6:32PM
1

You’re right, and commenters have been bitching about it since day 1. But back in the day GJI was maybe 1/10th of the total content on the site, Probably a lot less than that when TV Club was at its peak. now it seems like a solid plurality.

6/11/21 3:41PM
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Unlike MTv, I keep tuning in and acting surprised by what I find.

6/11/21 2:26PM
12

Given the chance to actually “investigate” a “story” and “report” on the “truth,” the AVClub once more fumbles the ball and just sorta says a lot without actually committing to a perspective. Read more

6/09/21 8:11AM
45

Probably because of some kind of masochistic tendency, much like why some people read a blog about pop culture, entertainment, and celebrities where none of the bloggers actually enjoy pop culture, entertainment, or celebrities.

6/05/21 3:14PM
158

You write for a website (and family of websites) that just tried to paint someone as a racist because in 1999 at age 19 her parents made her go to a ball that had started allowing Black people to join an insufficient amount of time (20 years) prior to that. Read more

6/03/21 12:47AM
7

You may feel like you’re stating a harmless preference, but our preferences are inevitably influenced by our society’s long history of white supremacy, particularly in beauty standards. Read more

6/02/21 1:02PM
32

What, were you not able to find some vaguely racist activity that Barton unwittingly participated in as a kid that must have gotten her fired, Tatiana?

6/01/21 11:13PM
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The lush oasis of bigotry, thought to exist in the comments section of the Ellie Kemper article, turns out to be nothing more than an illusion. Now recognitions must stagger through the desert, parched for racist sentiment. Using the knife of poor analysis, he slices open the first comment-cactus he sees and slurps Read more

5/28/21 5:10PM
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I mean... they can have games that feature political turmoil from the characters and setting, without trying to make some sort of grand political statement about the real world.

But I guess that kind of nuance is a bit difficult for some of the contributors around here, who would rather just post reactionary news Read more

5/26/21 2:50PM
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at least it gives you the option to find out who the lizard people are in the comments, when they claim to not understand why someone might have affection for a puppy while also being able to enjoy a hamburger