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#134 - >be on /b/ >make up greentext story >mfw 11/02/2014 on /b/ being /b/ +12
#20 - For OP it's homocide. 10/27/2014 on Sometimes 0
#10 - I have seen all of that before and my post isn't contending th…  [+] (1 new reply) 10/26/2014 on Newsweek: GamerGate Twitter... 0
User avatar #11 - huntergriff (10/26/2014) [-]
We've been trying to get AIM and FAIR involved. Plus it doesn't help when the opposition is literally pinning the GNAA, the bill waggoner crew, and something awful goons (these people ARE the ones spreading this vitriolic bullshit) on us. you see, all they're literally doing...is giving these people a blanket to hide under. They know that they can get away with it because they know the opposition is just going to instantly blame us for it.

here, read up on this theralphretort.com/gnaa-trolls-admit-gamergate-sabotage/

and this storify.com/LadyFuzztail/gamergate-may-be-a-victim-of-a-false-flag-operati

Fact of the matter is that the MSM literally wants nothing to do with us and they never did they even admitted it a long time ago they essentially told us to go eat a dick. even back when jack thompson was doing his thing, they never gave a shit about us just the narrative.
#8 - "Even less are about the others." No, of th…  [+] (3 new replies) 10/26/2014 on Newsweek: GamerGate Twitter... 0
User avatar #9 - huntergriff (10/26/2014) [-]
It...actually is, case in point.

funnyjunk.com/Friendly+reminder/youtube/5321343/

funnyjunk.com/Huffington+post+livestream+re+gamergate/youtube/5321725/

funnyjunk.com/Cnn+interview+with+literally+wu/youtube/5323042/

funnyjunk.com/channel/the-jelly-school/Msnbc+leigh+alexander+interview/BhXRLOu/


the MSM has been willfully ignoring both sides of the story and focusing on the harassment these people get (which at most times it's either a troll trying to discredit Gamergate (case in point funnyjunk.com/The+shill+among+us/funny-pictures/5334191/ ) or Some weirdo with no affiliation to gamergate, hell in fact when we see this shit, we condemn it and report it to both twitter and the FBI) instead of the people that have perpetrated this bullshit, the corrupt journos, the ones invested in this, who have literally gone ON national TV and slandered us.

Gamergate is not about harassing anyone. It's about the ethical standards these people have violated, case in point: funnyjunk.com/Destructoid/funny-pictures/5331666/
read the links in the description.
#10 - thepenname (10/26/2014) [-]
I have seen all of that before and my post isn't contending that mainstream media isn't missing the point. It's that pro-GamerGate sentiment literally has no traction in mainstream media. I know of some of the instances where journalists willfully disregarded the pro-GamerGate take or gave more time and attention to anti-GamerGate.

However, the simple fact is that CNN, Huffington Post and other mainstream websites aren't going to represent the whole issue when solid pro-GG content is buried compared to the very visible and very vitriolic posts on Twitter which, whether you like it or not, is what people have come to associate GamerGate with.

The links you gave me are good. Is anyone from mainstream media going to see it? Probably not. It would be a good investigative story, but in this case maybe the video game community is still too peripheral to, in their minds, justify an investigative report that does more than summarize the surface vitriol happening on Twitter.

Pro-GGers need to find and create opportunities to bring their sentiments and evidence to light, especially in the absence of balanced mainstream coverage. And the pro-GGers on here need to do more than cherry pick stories and repeat "GamerGate is about ethics, not harassment" when the most visible representation of GamerGate (i.e. what's on Twitter) is about harassment.
User avatar #11 - huntergriff (10/26/2014) [-]
We've been trying to get AIM and FAIR involved. Plus it doesn't help when the opposition is literally pinning the GNAA, the bill waggoner crew, and something awful goons (these people ARE the ones spreading this vitriolic bullshit) on us. you see, all they're literally doing...is giving these people a blanket to hide under. They know that they can get away with it because they know the opposition is just going to instantly blame us for it.

here, read up on this theralphretort.com/gnaa-trolls-admit-gamergate-sabotage/

and this storify.com/LadyFuzztail/gamergate-may-be-a-victim-of-a-false-flag-operati

Fact of the matter is that the MSM literally wants nothing to do with us and they never did they even admitted it a long time ago they essentially told us to go eat a dick. even back when jack thompson was doing his thing, they never gave a shit about us just the narrative.
#5 - "Newsweek asked BrandWatch, a social media analytics comp…  [+] (5 new replies) 10/26/2014 on Newsweek: GamerGate Twitter... 0
User avatar #7 - huntergriff (10/26/2014) [-]
And again. there's a million or so tweets about Gamergate. only about .006% of them are about zoe quinn. even less are about the others.
#8 - thepenname (10/26/2014) [-]
"Even less are about the others."

No, of the accounts picked for the story, Quinn has the third least tweets directed toward her.

Also, the point of this post isn't to condemn GamerGate irrefutably, as Newsweek's story definitely leaves room for scrutiny. The point is to come to terms with the obvious shortcomings of Gamergate, rather than dismissing everything as biased media misrepresentation -- which this, to a degree, is, but entirely? I wouldn't say so.
User avatar #9 - huntergriff (10/26/2014) [-]
It...actually is, case in point.

funnyjunk.com/Friendly+reminder/youtube/5321343/

funnyjunk.com/Huffington+post+livestream+re+gamergate/youtube/5321725/

funnyjunk.com/Cnn+interview+with+literally+wu/youtube/5323042/

funnyjunk.com/channel/the-jelly-school/Msnbc+leigh+alexander+interview/BhXRLOu/


the MSM has been willfully ignoring both sides of the story and focusing on the harassment these people get (which at most times it's either a troll trying to discredit Gamergate (case in point funnyjunk.com/The+shill+among+us/funny-pictures/5334191/ ) or Some weirdo with no affiliation to gamergate, hell in fact when we see this shit, we condemn it and report it to both twitter and the FBI) instead of the people that have perpetrated this bullshit, the corrupt journos, the ones invested in this, who have literally gone ON national TV and slandered us.

Gamergate is not about harassing anyone. It's about the ethical standards these people have violated, case in point: funnyjunk.com/Destructoid/funny-pictures/5331666/
read the links in the description.
#10 - thepenname (10/26/2014) [-]
I have seen all of that before and my post isn't contending that mainstream media isn't missing the point. It's that pro-GamerGate sentiment literally has no traction in mainstream media. I know of some of the instances where journalists willfully disregarded the pro-GamerGate take or gave more time and attention to anti-GamerGate.

However, the simple fact is that CNN, Huffington Post and other mainstream websites aren't going to represent the whole issue when solid pro-GG content is buried compared to the very visible and very vitriolic posts on Twitter which, whether you like it or not, is what people have come to associate GamerGate with.

The links you gave me are good. Is anyone from mainstream media going to see it? Probably not. It would be a good investigative story, but in this case maybe the video game community is still too peripheral to, in their minds, justify an investigative report that does more than summarize the surface vitriol happening on Twitter.

Pro-GGers need to find and create opportunities to bring their sentiments and evidence to light, especially in the absence of balanced mainstream coverage. And the pro-GGers on here need to do more than cherry pick stories and repeat "GamerGate is about ethics, not harassment" when the most visible representation of GamerGate (i.e. what's on Twitter) is about harassment.
User avatar #11 - huntergriff (10/26/2014) [-]
We've been trying to get AIM and FAIR involved. Plus it doesn't help when the opposition is literally pinning the GNAA, the bill waggoner crew, and something awful goons (these people ARE the ones spreading this vitriolic bullshit) on us. you see, all they're literally doing...is giving these people a blanket to hide under. They know that they can get away with it because they know the opposition is just going to instantly blame us for it.

here, read up on this theralphretort.com/gnaa-trolls-admit-gamergate-sabotage/

and this storify.com/LadyFuzztail/gamergate-may-be-a-victim-of-a-false-flag-operati

Fact of the matter is that the MSM literally wants nothing to do with us and they never did they even admitted it a long time ago they essentially told us to go eat a dick. even back when jack thompson was doing his thing, they never gave a shit about us just the narrative.
#4 - Why did I choose to post this here, a website with an unapolog… 10/26/2014 on Newsweek: GamerGate Twitter... -1
#25 - You live under a rock either way, only this rock likes to yell… 10/26/2014 on Seriously 0
#24 - You get a tiny sliver, if even that, of current events, typica…  [+] (1 new reply) 10/26/2014 on Seriously 0
User avatar #59 - whitebuddha (10/26/2014) [-]
But the fact that you get any at all is better than most funny oriented sites I've visited. Yeah, it is distorted and told through the eye of some Anonamoose guy, but i can overlook that.
#741 - **thepenname rolls 10** B 10/26/2014 on Found on 8chan 0
#33 - Nope. You said, "Who stole from who again," so I fil… 10/26/2014 on Little Red Riding Hood 0
#30 - Yes? So you're agreeing with me?  [+] (2 new replies) 10/26/2014 on Little Red Riding Hood 0
#32 - anonymous (10/26/2014) [-]
I thought you were saying Everyone from Pie Comic stole from Thomas Sanders, my bad.
#33 - thepenname (10/26/2014) [-]
Nope. You said, "Who stole from who again," so I filled that in with everyone [stole from] John McNamee at Pie Comic. Honest mistake though.
#28 - The artist posted this two days ago on his website. The Vine w… 10/26/2014 on Little Red Riding Hood 0
#27 - This comic was made two days ago at , that Vine was made 13 h… 10/26/2014 on Little Red Riding Hood 0
#26 - Everyone from John McNamee at Pie Comic.  [+] (4 new replies) 10/26/2014 on Little Red Riding Hood 0
#29 - anonymous (10/26/2014) [-]
His comic was posted 2 days ago. That guys vine was posted 14 hours ago.
#30 - thepenname (10/26/2014) [-]
Yes? So you're agreeing with me?
#32 - anonymous (10/26/2014) [-]
I thought you were saying Everyone from Pie Comic stole from Thomas Sanders, my bad.
#33 - thepenname (10/26/2014) [-]
Nope. You said, "Who stole from who again," so I filled that in with everyone [stole from] John McNamee at Pie Comic. Honest mistake though.
#425 - What's wrong with Disney? Disney Marvel's great. 10/22/2014 on Drama wars 0
#377 - The only game I've felt semi-competitive about is Dark Souls a… 10/21/2014 on eSports matters! 0
#216 - That sounds pretty great. 10/21/2014 on America 0
#360 - I'm sure a million bucks is keeping Samsung White's boat plent… 10/21/2014 on eSports matters! 0
#358 - Yeah, atmosphere is normally the best reason to go. Granted, I…  [+] (2 new replies) 10/21/2014 on eSports matters! 0
User avatar #372 - foxlift (10/21/2014) [-]
Yeah, it sounds nice. I'm not big into esports (although I like League a lot), but I would like to go even if its just to meet people who like it too. I see it more of an "experience". The game is kinda just the "excuse" to be there.
#377 - thepenname (10/21/2014) [-]
The only game I've felt semi-competitive about is Dark Souls and while it's got a big community, even on Twitch, the game will never become an esport with its lackluster netcode, balancing issues and lack of a game modes that enable jump-in PVP. I really wish FromSoft would develop a standalone fighter with Souls-style 3D combat, as well as a more traditional fighter on a 2D plane, but that one I just want to be a work of fan service where you can play as bosses and popular NPCs from the series.

If FromSoft made a Souls-esque game that actually supports competitive play, I'd be ecstatic. I consider myself above average, and I don't think I'd train so much harder that I'd be a serious contender, but I think even now I'm good enough that if it did become an esport, I could go participate, hold my own and have fun just playing and meeting people who enjoy the series. That's what I want. I wish I could get it from League, Dota 2, other MOBAs, fighters or some other popular esport, but I'll never be able to get that invested like I have in Dark Souls.
#120 - What happened after that was he tossed the plant on the floor … 10/20/2014 on Fucked It Up 0
#99 - Kid pulled tiny plant from his yard. Got it to stand up in the…  [+] (2 new replies) 10/20/2014 on Fucked It Up 0
User avatar #112 - bonerjam (10/20/2014) [-]
I understand your sarcasm but what happened after that? Did he go to the doctor to have it checked, do you know? Stop wasting my time with your obvious bullshit son.
#120 - thepenname (10/20/2014) [-]
What happened after that was he tossed the plant on the floor and spent an hour marveling with people in the thread about the bullshit story he made up.
#305 - *own up to the mess 10/19/2014 on LOL GAMERGATE 0
#304 - Feel free to link me whatever else you can think of. I'm makin… 10/19/2014 on LOL GAMERGATE 0
#303 - Thanks, I looked through both links. 10/19/2014 on LOL GAMERGATE 0
#300 - The imgur link didn't work, but I'll read the other.  [+] (3 new replies) 10/19/2014 on LOL GAMERGATE 0
User avatar #302 - huntergriff (10/19/2014) [-]
imgur.com/a/kahzN

there was a period at the end for some reason.
#304 - thepenname (10/19/2014) [-]
Feel free to link me whatever else you can think of. I'm making a folder for it.
#303 - thepenname (10/19/2014) [-]
Thanks, I looked through both links.

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#25 to #22 - thepenname (01/16/2014) [-]
Only two peep called me a ****** though. I am disappointed.
User avatar #20 - superunclesam (09/13/2012) [-]
Did I just miss someone commit account suicide? damn it.
#17 - fizzor (09/13/2012) [-]
Dude. You definitely stirred some **** today. Not bad, sir. Not bad at all.
User avatar #16 - lordderpington (09/13/2012) [-]
I see your obsessed with women deserving more things than men.
We are all equal, how will you treat your bf/husband if you think men are pigs?
Will you even have one? Think about it.



stupid woman
User avatar #15 - xenoquack (09/13/2012) [-]
You are hilarious.
#8 - waffies ONLINE (09/13/2012) [-]
I never understand the line of logic of persons such as yourself. There's always the occasional person who will repeat the same comment repeatedly across statuses, but you decide to pick the most offensive comment possible for each content and see what results you get. You may claim not to be a troll, but your commenting up to this point is somewhat contrary.

So honestly and non agressively i'd like to ask:

Sup broski? how's things?
#9 to #8 - thepenname (09/13/2012) [-]
I have no idea what you're talking about. And I had to lean really close to see that your username is "waffies" and not "waffles." I was really close to eating you, bro. You better watch yourself. I'm a 400-pound American and I'll eat the **** out of you.
#10 to #9 - waffies ONLINE (09/13/2012) [-]
A-ha! you've seen through my clever ruse, but little do you know i'm a 200-pound muscular Macedonian savage who will eat the **** out of you!
#11 to #10 - thepenname (09/13/2012) [-]
What the **** is a Macedonian? Do you mean Mazda? Those are chick cars. **** off, chick car-driving faggot.
#12 to #11 - waffies ONLINE (09/13/2012) [-]
Cars are bad for the environment you government cock-loving penis-gargler! Show some respect for the earth! Chicks can do whatever they want too, no need to be sexist, except for when it comes to driving cars. Mazda's cant be chick-cars anyways because girls cant drive!
Cars are bad for the environment you government cock-loving penis-gargler! Show some respect for the earth! Chicks can do whatever they want too, no need to be sexist, except for when it comes to driving cars. Mazda's cant be chick-cars anyways because girls cant drive!
#13 to #12 - thepenname (09/13/2012) [-]
I'd keep posting but I'm trying to look through this ****** front page content. **** , FunnyJunk was better in 1994 when it was purple.
#18 to #13 - anonymous (09/13/2012) [-]
Oh my god that made me laugh.
#14 to #13 - waffies ONLINE (09/13/2012) [-]
I prefer the mild khaki with the red banner when kim jong was a different dictator, back in the good old days
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#7 to #11 - thepenname (09/16/2011) [-]
Well that's swell.
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