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Weekend Roundup: October 5 – 11

Tweet of the Day: Bulfinch’s Mythology as Myth-Making ——- About a month ago I wrote about so called Gamer Gate on this blog. I laid down some of my thoughts about it in a “split down the middle and see what is inside” kind of way.  While most of my points were pro-consumer and critical […]

Space for Rent: The Roots of All Evil

Tweet of the Day: “Pete & Pete’ Was All White People!” ——- For the love of money is the root of all evil: which while some coveted after, they have erred from the faith, and pierced themselves through with many sorrows. 1 Timothy, King James Bible. Greed, not money is the root of all evil. […]

Mass Effect/After Earth Chronicles: ANN News-Timeline for November 12, 2196

  Tweet of the Day: Writing Excuses 9.41: Fan Writing, with Christopher J. Garcia ——- ANN: Timeline with Richard Garrett ANN Central Studios, Vancouver, North American Union, November 12, 2196 Richard Garrett– This is Sunday, November 12, 2196 and welcome to another installment of Timeline. With us today is asari historian, sophontologist, political scientist, and […]

TV Tropes Monday: Everything is Online

Tweet of the Day: Humanism and Egalitarianism: are they Feminist Umbrellas? ——– A man sits at his computer in the dark, several screens show arrays of bank accounts, news reports, government files, and other media. He leaves his one bedroom apartment and walks the streets. With a single button press he jams the radio of […]

ME2: One Night in Nos Astra with…Thane

Tweet of the Day:  A Commitment to Reviewing Short Fiction —— Azure, Nos Astra, Illium, A few days after the destruction of the Alpha Relay…. Shepard curled up in a lounge chair, sweatshirt drawn tightly around her. She ignored the buzz of hundreds of shuttles that flew across Illium crowded skies. She loved cities, the […]

Weekend Roundup: September 28 – October 4

  Tweet of the Day: Rising from the Ashes ——-   A short week here on the blog but a momentous one, I think. I only posted twice, but the second post took quite a bit out of me. I tried very hard to put my thoughts about a difficult subject down in a coherent […]

Don’t Call it A Game

  I wrote the following in the comment section of Jim Sterling’s Jimquisition latest episode (Note: Updated with Full Video Below):     I have to disagree with Jim (Note: It’s Mr. Jim Sterling, he and I don’t know each other from Adam, Eve or Alduin so let us dispense with the disrespectful familiarity, shall […]