Category Archive: Geek

May 18 2014

Fedorable – Faux Geeks

I already saw the photo from Wonder Con. It is of a T-Shirt that says this. Ah! So what’s wrong with it? Well? 

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May 10 2014

John C Wright – You don’t get it

Yet another shot in the Theadore Beale saga. This time John C. Wright defends him.

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Jan 13 2014

Would you play a game where the protagonist was a Nazi?

It’s a rather “puzzling” surprise to many readers that I do play games. While poking around someone asked me a question. Why can’t you play a game as a Nazi? Why can’t you play a WW2 game where you play as the “baddies”. I thought about it and I do have a genuine answer as …

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Apr 19 2013

A Voice For Me – Not the Geeks!

In the aftermath of “Donglegate” (Dear Americans. Stop Putting Gate at the end of everything. It makes everything sound stupid. There are BIGGER scandals out there. Let’s start calling things Donlehman Bros) I wrote about my stance on the issue. I don’t think Adria Richards handled it correctly particularly considering it was a private conversation… …

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Apr 05 2013

Sexism, Work and The Public

I didn’t comment on the Adria Richards story because I wanted to see how it panned out before I said anything. But here goes. To Summarise? Adria Richards overheard two men sitting behind her at PyCon making frankly childish jokes about dongles and forking. She spun round, snapped a photo of them and posted it …

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