Social Commentary

Social commentary on just about anything.

Why I’ve Stopped Caring…

Why I’ve Stopped Caring…

With the recent election, there’s a lot of turmoil over President-Elect Trump. I often keep my political opinions to myself unless I am speaking to someone that matters. In short, I voted neither for Trump or Hillary. Primarily we were left with an authoritative demagog and one

#GamerGate… Er, I Mean… #FailGate

#GamerGate… Er, I Mean… #FailGate

One side says it’s about ethics in gaming journalism while the other says its about harassment of women. It probably started out as a little bit of both, but since then, the whole thing has devolved into an embarrassing display of mouth-breathing, knuckle-dragging stupidity.

When No Isn’t Enough

When No Isn’t Enough

Today, I involved myself in a shitstorm on Twitter over a retweet made by @MaraWilson. It was regarding the story of a girl in Houston, Texas, who was allegedly raped at a party and then subsequently shamed on Twitter by the accused.