Anita Sarkeesian, whose excellent Tropes vs Women in Video Games series is an important contribution to the discussion of gender and games, has been driven from her home by enraged male gamers whose stalking, and explicit, credible threats of sexual violence against her and her family convinced her to go into hiding.
In so doing, these men have ably demonstrated the point Sarkeesian sought to make all along: that gaming is riddled with misogynistic violence, and that this violence reflects a real-world misogyny rampant within the gaming world.
Trolls drive Anita Sarkeesian out of her house to prove misogyny doesn’t exist [Adi Robertson/The Verge]
you never realize how boring your life is until someone asks what you like to do for fun.
great gatsby (2013): leonardo dicaprio is rich and screams at people
wolf of wallstreet (2013): leonardo dicaprio is rich and screams at people
django unchained (2012): leonardo dicaprio is rich and screams at people
"why dont you just give him a chance"
idk because im not physically or mentally attracted to him and ‘but he likes you’ or ‘but hes really nice’ isnt going to change the fact that im not interested
Damn, I don’t think women know how much that really hurts
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|albus severus:||i was in the library today|
|albus severus:||reading a book about previous heads of hogwarts|
|albus severus:||and i would just like to say|
|albus severus:||are you fucking serious|
|albus severus:||i demand a name change immediately|
|albus severus:||just literally anything else please|
|albus severus:||fucking dobby kreacher potter for all i care|
|albus severus:||sorry for swearing i just|
|albus severus:||bloody hell|
|albus severus:||yours sincerely,|
|albus severus:||aragog fang potter or some shit|