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Scissors attack on girl in hijab 'did not happen': police by kissedlordeonce in news

[–]Codoro 397 points398 points  (0 children)

If someone hated hijabs that much they would just rip it off or assault them with the scissors.

Wisecrack is usually right, but they throw Bright under Bus? by doggola in KotakuInAction

[–]Codoro 6 points7 points  (0 children)

And yet it's everyone else who is racist?

It's funny coming from the people who make Thug Notes

[Humour] Robot strippers perform at CES in Las Vegas, prompting discussion of sexism in tech by ScatterYouMonsters in KotakuInAction

[–]Codoro 17 points18 points  (0 children)

"I see robotic strippers and I see half-naked women on the showroom floor promoting products," said Ashleigh Giliberto, a CES attendee who works at a public-relations firm.

The funny/sad thing is, the article doesn't make it clear the robo-strippers weren't even at CES, they were at a club nearby.

[Humour] Robot strippers perform at CES in Las Vegas, prompting discussion of sexism in tech by ScatterYouMonsters in KotakuInAction

[–]Codoro 0 points1 point  (0 children)

I guess the story was not really the strongest part.

You didn't think the story was the strongest part of Bioshock?

[Humour] Robot strippers perform at CES in Las Vegas, prompting discussion of sexism in tech by ScatterYouMonsters in KotakuInAction

[–]Codoro 5 points6 points  (0 children)

That’s why prostitutes are a good investment.”

The rent to own rates are pretty bad right now though.

Fourth Fappening Hacker Caught by the FBI by maefartsmell in news

[–]Codoro 240 points241 points  (0 children)

I think it's a combination of people wanting taboo porn and an underlying hatred of the rich/famous.

TechCrunch quietly retracts statements implying Oculus Founder Palmer Luckey is a racist. by target_locked in KotakuInAction

[–]Codoro 46 points47 points  (0 children)

“But the helmet had gold decoration, and the bespoke armorers had made a new gleaming breastplate with useless gold ornamentation on it. Sam Vimes felt like a class traitor every time he wore it. He hated being thought of as one of those people that wore stupid ornamental armor. It was gilt by association.”

TechCrunch quietly retracts statements implying Oculus Founder Palmer Luckey is a racist. by target_locked in KotakuInAction

[–]Codoro 14 points15 points  (0 children)

Guilt by association

Unrelated, but Terry Pratchett had a great pun on that in one of his Vimes novels

Mark Zuckerberg’s Facebook Post Cost Him $3.3 Billion by Oh_No_Leon_Lett in news

[–]Codoro 4 points5 points  (0 children)

All bubbles end the same way, it's merely a matter of time