Fantastic Diversity – The Fantasy Genre’s Unfortunate Implications

As part of a response to escalating racial tensions in the United States sparked by the protests stemming from the death of George Floyd, Wizards of the Coast - makers of Dungeons and Dragons - published a blog post titled “Diversity and Dungeons and Dragons.” Given how huge DnD has become in the past few …

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People Panic -or- The Problem with Prometheus isn’t *that* Scene

Part 2 of last week's post is going to go up a bit later - instead, I had to take a diversion. You know the scene. Don’t lie, you know exactly the scene I’m talking about, the most infamous scene from 2012’s execrable Prometheus. If you actually don’t know what I’m talking about or have …

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