Netflix: We pulled a Patriot Act episode from Saudi Arabia because they told us to and "we're not in the truth to power business"
HBO: We lost over $200k/tripled our libel insurance premiums over a John Oliver segment about a CEO, so here's another one
Well, I finished Neo Cab.
This game was very very good. It had the best narrative I have experienced this year. It has the best politics of any video game I have played. They are queer, color-conscious, anti-capitalist, and tech-skeptic. The issues it tackles parallel our own.
The kids are alright. 😄
interviewer: what makes you want to be a firefighter?
me: a fire killed my dad
interviewer: i'm so sorry
me: don't be. i will have my revenge
interviewer: you want to kill the fire that killed your father?
me: no. i'm not an idiot.
me: i'm gonna kill its dad
My kid is gaming with friends so I brought him a snack and he says, "Thanks, Love you" then laughter erupts on the headset and he goes, "What? You don't love your mothers? I'm sad for you." so if you need me I'll just be over here sobbing into my worlds best mom ribbon.
The temporary end of the shutdown isn't a victory for Nancy Pelosi or any other Democratic elected official. It's a victory for the airport workers who called in sick and threatened to go on strike. They raised the specter of airline chaos and forced Trump's hand.