Isn't this the very thing the West seemingly fails to grasp? In Russia everybody lies about everything and everybody knows that. It is therefore assumed that everybody lies everywhere else as well. Hence the Russian complaints about the referendum in Scotland. "See, they're just as bad as us, only they're not as… » 9/20/14 3:18pm 9/20/14 3:18pm

I don't know, it dawned on me pretty early that Ricky Gervais was an insufferable *bleep* who just had the self-awareness and sense of humour to turn that into a funny character in David Brent. He only half-succeeded in that in Extras, and then I stopped paying close attention. Except for the stuff with Karl… » 9/04/14 2:50pm 9/04/14 2:50pm

Good. I've been an enthusiastic video game player for over thirty years now, and I've never identified as a gamer. The only thing I have in common with some guy who has rape fantasies about Anita Sarkeesian is that we both (presumably) like games, why should I let that guy define the way I or others see me? » 8/29/14 12:47am 8/29/14 12:47am

For future articles involving Israel can't we all just pre-emptively agree that anybody who criticizes Israel is an Anti-Semite and anybody who defends Israel is a genocidal lunatic, and people in the middle are even worse for not taking a firm stance on such an important issue? It would save so much time. » 8/21/14 3:44pm 8/21/14 3:44pm

Awesome. I've been resisting the urge to play the beta, alpha etc. versions so as not to spoil the finished game, but I was just about ready to give up and just start with the beta version. Knowing that it's just one more month makes it easier to resist. » 8/19/14 4:09pm 8/19/14 4:09pm

I wouldn't worry too much. If it turns out that the guy named is not the cop, we can assume that this guy was attacking Anonymous and they had no other option and that's the end of that. Isn't that how it works? » 8/14/14 10:41am 8/14/14 10:41am