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Geek Girls Rule! #432 - This is Why We Can't Have Nice Things

Ok, so for DECADES the clarion call of the cis het white dude nerd has been, “If you don’t like it, why don’t you make your own?!”  (Imagine me saying that in the whiniest, most nasally voice I can manage.   547 more words

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Geek Girls Rule! #431 - Nostalgia's Great and All...

I hope this is coherent, I’m pretty loaded on cold medicine, having had to cancel some game demos this weekend rather than infect the world with this horrible death plague. 603 more words

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Geek Girls Rule! #430 - Review: The Last Jedi

Saw The Last Jedi last night.  And I would like to start this review with a measured and mature response to the film’s critics.

Ahem. 884 more words

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Geek Girls Rule! #427 - Kudos to Wizards of the Coast

WotC has begun suspending players from DCI (formerly Duelists Convocation International) for behavior violating their Code of Conduct, including engaging in open sexism and misogyny, such as “ranking” women they would like to “draft” into Magic on the basis of looks, and just in general being assholes.   419 more words

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Geek Girls Rule! #425 - What to Expect After you Apologize for Sexually Harassing/Assaulting Someone

So, you’ve seen the light.  Either you were dragged kicking and screaming out into it, or you stepped out of the shadows yourself to apologize for having victimized someone in the past.   709 more words

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Geek Girls Rule! #423 - What Can I Do?

A lot of this is stuff I’ve covered in the past.

Step up and call harassment and bigotry out when it happens in front of you, or when someone tells you a story of a thing they did that wasn’t good.   691 more words

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