Badger mail: A ling comment on Chad

Hello Badgers,

I just wanted to comment on episode ‘Rantzerker 64: Women of the World, Western Women Pity You.’

I’ve been to Chad, I spent a month there for my internship in Bible College back in ’08. I celebrated Christmas there so I can answer Bono’s question that they do know it’s Christmas time.…

Collectivists: Seen one, You Seen ‘Em All


The subject of today’s article, is a particular Oceanian comrade who simply can’t help committing thoughtcrime against the party and big sister. She somberly, humbly and penitently confesses her sins before the crowd as if pleading for mercy.…

Law of Causality: Actions Have Consequences

There are no sexual encounters, any longer, under any circumstances, in any context, which a woman cannot claim to be rape. Sign a consent form, video her giving consent, video record the entire encounter, with a waiver signed for doing so: and she can still claim that she was coerced.…

Breaking the Narrative Episode 7: Analysis of Samus Aran, Is She Really a Token Female?

As we’ve seen so far in this series it is beyond easy to debunk the Video Games vs. Women argument we’ve been dealing with for the past 4 years.

“But Alex, #GamerGate has only lasted 2…” I’m starting from Sarkeesian opening her KickStarter.…

Breaking the Narrative Episode 5: 2006-2012, Before the Dark Days Came

As I am starting to write this latest episode #ShuffleGate has become a thing. Zoe Quinn high on her own arrogant egotism and unable to realize that she is nothing more than a shallow Nixon allegory whines at Nintendo. A company who had reached their last peak in this era.…

Breaking the Narrative Episode 6: 2012 to Present, What Have We Stepped In? It Reeks.

Now we’ve come to where we are now: This era of gaming which started with the Wii U, and the mere proposition of Anita Sarkeesian’s original campaign. The rumblings that would lead to the Quinnspiracy and #GamerGate proper were already visible.…

Calgary Expo Lawyer: “I was uninformed about my client’s name”

Honey Badgers Brigade started its suit against Calgary Expo in 2015 because of its illegal expulsion from the 2015 Calgary Comix Exposition. Its claim is being pursued in the Alberta Provincial Court to set a precedent to defend freedom of expression in the comic culture.…

Psycho mom hates it when a plan comes apart

Partial translation of a news article in La Voz de Asturias. Comments in italics.

14th June 2016

The Provincial Court grants custody to a father after false reports of sexual crimes by his ex-wife

[The tide may be slowly starting to turn? At last? Let’s see what happened exactly.

Men need to change… the rest of us are fine!

This piece is inspired by an article (not a full answer to it) published in the New York Times on April 4th, 2016. It’s written by Andrew Reiner and entitled “Teaching men to be emotionally honest”. You’ll find the original article here:

http://www.nytimes.com/2016/04/10/education/edlife/teaching-men-to-be-emotionally-honest.html?_r=1

So, this article gives me mixed feelings.…