You might not be mentally ill, but if you needed an astro turf movement started by a bunch of moron misogynists as a proxy for a campaign of harrassment against women to clue you in to the issue of industry/fourth estate issues in tech in general or gaming in particular, you're a fucking idiot. A passing glance any‚Ķ » 10/24/14 9:38pm 10/24/14 9:38pm

I wonder if there's any control for inactive accounts. Everyone who stopped playing is going to be in the ten lowest ranks. Statistics would be more meaningful if they were based on active players. » 9/22/14 3:34pm 9/22/14 3:34pm

Not really. It's perfectly legitimate to think there ought to be a distinction between athletic and non-athletic varieties of competition. "Sport" is a pretty good word for doing that. » 7/21/14 12:32pm 7/21/14 12:32pm

No man, if you just slap the word precision in front of something, it's precise. Precision rocket! It's right there in the name, you can't argue with that. Must be precise. » 7/20/14 10:39pm 7/20/14 10:39pm

I don't see anything particularly embarrassing or mortifying about quoting racists on racists as an example of degraded thinking. The embarrassment is solely in the second hand plagiariasm. There's nothing at all scandalous about critically looking at racists and their feeble attempts at thinking. » 7/15/14 5:23am 7/15/14 5:23am

I mean, 'hunt the big game hunter' has a certain irony to it. It's not much more of a "death threat" than "A Modest Proposal." "Kill Kendall" is a bit blunt though... » 7/10/14 8:05pm 7/10/14 8:05pm

The combat in HoMM is pretty different. Frankly I really don't like it. I don't find managing unit stack size enjoyable. To boil it down to classic boardgames it's sort of the difference between how pieces behave in Diplomacy or Chess vs how they behave in Axis & Allies or Risk. » 7/08/14 2:30pm 7/08/14 2:30pm

"I disagree in that the only thing keeping the average (non-Jewish, non-Hyper Christian) American from supporting a more peaceful route to 2 states is the fact that firing rockets indiscriminately into civilian areas reminds Americans of terrorism. " » 7/08/14 1:29pm 7/08/14 1:29pm

Yeah. I mean, airports already look like that Starwars clip. We just don't think 747s and baggage trucks and passenger shuttles *etc look cool (why not? They're all pretty cool.) » 7/07/14 11:32am 7/07/14 11:32am