14 3 / 2013

kellysue:

Dude means well. Dude’s tweeting to Marvel in favor of more diversity. Dude states (inaccurately) that Marvel has two women writers — M. Liu and K. DeConnick, the latter being ‘a lady with an inside connection.’

Just like that—fwoosh. Didn’t work my way in. Got in because of who I’m fucking….

25 2 / 2013

lesleyintheskywithdiamonds:

theonion:

Feb. 25, 2013

Dear Readers,

On behalf of The Onion, I offer my personal apology to Quvenzhané Wallis and the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences for the tweet that was circulated last night during the Oscars. It was crude and offensive—not to mention inconsistent with The…

I didn’t know about this until their apology but (pardon my French), the Onion can fuck off.

Here is some measure of relief for this disgusting story.

18 7 / 2012

steviemcfly:

Wow.

What’s particularly tragic to me is that it’s a known fact that 40% of gamers are female, and that African-Americans and Latinos game more than any other racial demographic, and yet game developers are too cowardly to tap into these amazing resources and make bank off of these audiences because of the potential for white guy butthurt.