Having begun doing freelance work for fighting game tournaments, part of the job is keeping an eye on Twitch stream chatrooms, and it’s always all hands on deck whenever a female is competing. I would like to think it’d be best for our hobby/profession/the industry as a whole to include as many people as we can, but… Read more
You could consider responding with compassion and empathy to his struggles with self-worth instead of judgement and disgust. Maybe the fact that someone who you would consider a “sad, self-loathing nerd” is also your favorite game designer, and that you would find this “off-putting,” says more about you thank it does… Read more
Though I’m not sure you realize this, but a lot of Taro’s public face is a half act. The real reason he wore the mask was originally as a “fuck you”to Square Enix for making him do extensive press tours, and he managed to turn it into a joke. It’s the same with how he’s self-loathing. Sure, he has self-depricating… Read more
I chose the “embroil yourself in massive student loan debt” method, it’s been moderately effective so far.
There was also a pink satin slip that was really popular. Kids are super tactile, and they’d all fight over that one. But I had to sweet-talk a couple of dads who were not thrilled to find their sons in a pink slip and yellow heels at pickup time.
Well, that’s no small feet.
Yyeah, The Wing can also try doing what black people had to learn to do: say it’s open for all to avoid the idiotic “reverse discrimination” claims (or reverse sexism in this instance) and market your ass off to your target audience. Just use tons of pink, only feature women in your promos, and dudes will get the… Read more
yes. this is what is so hard about it too. I want my kids to behave well.... but not TOO well. I was labelled the “quiet” one and I never talked back, got in trouble...but I also never stood up for myself. sometimes when I tell my kids no, and they figure out a way to do it themselves, I am secretly pleased. (I mean,… Read more
But Swedish boys in a kitchen already is a stereotype
I wouldn’t want to walk barefoot in the snow or massage someone’s feet, but I would gladly subject my kids to both. Builds character.
Boys massaged each other’s feet. Girls were led in barefoot walks in the snow, and told to throw open the window and scream.