I’m finding the Daily Fail’s headlines about the EU being a big meanie as there are disruptions at the border, especially with regard to food, particularly hilarious and enraging at the same time. Like what did they really expect?? This is what was to be expected so how is this a surprise?? A free trade area is not… Read more
In my experience, many far-left Glenn Greenwald-newsletter subscribing Marxists have a kind of grudging respect for Trumpists in a game recognizes game sort of way. Trans rights and intersectionality are distractions that the bourgeoisie likes to harp on, according to them — if only we had economic equality, racism,… Read more
Not that different. Public services may be popular, but so are nationalism and bigotry. Our electorate has proven time and again that they're happy to vote against their own interests if it fucks someone else over more.
I too am playing Witcher 3 right now, having never finished it back in the day. On the whole it is far more polished than Cyberpunk, but some of the bugs in there are as if copy pasted right from one game to the other. I assume they’re deep in the game engine itself. I also thought the tendency for NPCs to do weird… Read more
I’ve talked to some people who were in love with it when they beat it, but liked it less and less as they thought about it afterwards... And the interesting this is multiple people described a sort of misattribution of arousal. Like, they knew they felt some kind of strong emotion after everything was over, and they… Read more