[EXT - DAY, in YOUR FRIENDLY NEIGHBOURHOOD. Two MILLENIALS are on the SIDEWALK with HAIRCUTS and FASHION. One has a MIGHTY BEARD in BABYLONIAN STYLE. They are ARGUING.]
Are you tired of the perfidious ways of SJWs and their social-justice-seeking ilk? Sick of hearing about “privilege” and “racism” and “misogyny” and “hey maybe everything’s not about you man”? Dislike John Scalzi for no particular reason but have been afraid of the repercussions from Twitter nobs? Looking for a…
io9 Flashbacks can be funny things. The disclaimer is tucked ways away down at the bottom of the post, and sometimes you'll be 3/4 of the way through when you start to think 'waitaminit... haven't I seen this somewhere before?' and start wracking your brain for your most recent browsing history.
Fair warning: it's a Kotaku article.
Because I think they'll like you!
The best thing about getting a day off? It's not sleeping in: it's never having had to go to bed in the first place. If you're a gamer, that means rolling dice until the sun comes up.
According to WaPo, there's a memo going around from the AP managing editor indicating new guidelines for story lengths:
Ever wondered where your country would sit in an international drinking game?
Now we know where he went! To a rehab with " two doctors...a captain of industry and a professional athlete."
If you've run a game, you know you've done it or thought about doing it.
Where's my goats vertical?
Once upon a time, I may have mentioned I was preparing a thing for a funding agency for many dolla dolla bills. I cannot mention which agency, or how much, or what for (yet). We submitted our thing back in January, and late in February I traveled to Our Nation's Capital to defend the thing, and have been on…
Drillpress and I are doing another one of these:
While I'm not sure what it says that the folks in charge of Kinja appear to not be so great at disseminating information about Kinja, you sure can learn some interesting shit poking around in their Kinjas. Kinja Kinja Kinja.
For anybody else who's been poking around with the new commenting system and trying to figure out what the organizing principle is, Denton our Benevolent Overlord posted an explainer or two, which probably should have propagated throughout the Kinja world but obviously didn't. I discovered them by following back a…
So, on Meredith's article on the upcoming Turtles flick, I made an offhand remark in an otherwise unrelated comment that a movie night out costs, for me, ~$50 (2x tickets + food is about that much here on an average, twice that if I'm bringing the kids).