Internet feminists and political consultants, please note

Quick note: please don’t consider yourself a champion for a position of strength and power for your associates while simultaneously trying to pass yourself off as a victim of society and circumstance.

It’s called “having your cake and eating it too”, and despite it being one of the founding principles of the American nation, America’s PR should at least have shown you that it will only make everyone hate you all the more.

We call those people “hypocrites”. There’s nothing wrong with being a hypocrite – but don’t act surprised when people hate or dismiss you offhand.


Damned Audience Part 2: The Man and Demographics

I’ve recently taken up work as an editorial assistant in the marketing division of one of Hong Kong’s companies. They make premium kitchen appliances that are absolutely the bees’ knees, and I’m not saying that because I’m paid to lie.


I figure this is as good a time as any to discuss what the industry – the non-pundit-side of the industry at least (i.e. not those wretched, pitiable beings we call games journalists) means when it uses the word audience.

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