The combination of “decades” and “waifus” is uh... hrm.
To a certain segment of the population, some things only appear threatening on people of colour, and particularly black people. They don’t bat an eye-lash at the skinny white woman wearing a hoodie over jeans, or the white guy in a hoodie and shorts: they are just wearing comfortable clothing.
Others have already said it better: “No fucking shit.”
The purchase of a game (or, really, a license) doesn’t entitle you to shit all over the people who made that game just because it doesn’t conform to your individual expectations.
It entitles you to voice your concerns, certainly, but not to issue threats, drop the… Read more
New Zealander here and long time Gawker reader.This is an absolute gut-punch. The TV is saying up to 27 people shot. This stuff just doesn’t happen here. The whole country is in shock, the prime minister just spoke, she looked like a ghost. I hope this doesn’t end our innocence as a society. I hope those in a position… Read more
The core failure of Samer’s emails is that he (supposedly) wanted to do this outside the social media scrum, but he crafted his initial jabs as though they were Twitter owns. Like, the only person you’re impressing, by basically saying the equivalent of “You’re canceled, delete your account,” is yourself in that… Read more
“Cyclamen” by Hermann Obrist, 1892. Silk embroidery in the Jugenstil (Art Nouveau) style.