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Isaac Asimov was a groper 

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Isaac Asimov was a groper 

“Thanks to two decades of corporate tax giveaways, Canadian corporations paid off their collective tax bill at 9 am this morning — and the data suggests they won’t be putting their after-tax savings to productive use.”

pressprogress.ca/corporate-tax

“Watching television for more than 3.5 hours per day was associated with poorer verbal memory six years later with evidence of a dose-response relationship: greater hours of television per day were associated with poorer verbal memory”

nature.com/articles/s41598-019

international solidarity 

And you lie to your kids’ faces and put some Coca-Cola–red consumerist mascot between you and them during the years in which they are the most curious and vulnerable. It’s sick.

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Santa Claus is a fucked up psy-op you run on your kids.

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I have more video games and more ways to play video games than I have ever had before in my life, but less time than ever in which to play them.

mastodon.social/media/osc-kFRx

And checking GameFAQs or printed guidebooks always felt like cheating.

(Whereas today, wikis and YouTube videos are just accepted ways to learn before buying, to develop fluency, get the most of your play in specific ways.)

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Also, really did not enjoy spending so much time rolling a character for a single-player CRPG, especially back in the 90’s and early 2000’s, when there were so many dead ends and uninteresting builds that you’d discover—if ever—after hours and hours of play.

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Listening to the Fallout re-play podcast Too Much Future… 

always good to have a reminder that jk rowling is a cop who writes books for and about cops

I hate Santa Claus. What a needlessly unfair thing to do to a kid.

"If you are running your own [user] research, and you're a designer, the number one recommendation is stop talking to people."

gdcvault.com/play/1024112/How-

Wasteland 2 Director's Cut is FREE on GOG today. When you get it, you also get an activation code for the updated version of Wasteland 1 (select Wasteland 2 in library, click more -> serial keys, copy URL)
gog.com/game/wasteland_2_direc

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