: Those weird ringing sounds in the Stanley Cup streams are real, and I was able to isolate and remove …

: There are strange sounds in many of the Stanley Cup playoff streams. They sound like modems in the …

: Do you shop at TJ’s or MAXIMUM TJ’s?

: I guess Poseidon was especially mad at someone in New Jersey.

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: Little man is chuffed.

: One microgeneration in human history experienced being driven home from Blockbuster video with an …

: Your daily reminder that a bitcoin is worth approximately zero dollars.

: Live at PAX East 2024 GeekNights will be live with TWO panels at PAX East 2024! Every Game is the Same Game Sunday, 2:30 …

: The Constitutional Crisis at the Texas Border The Texas Governor and the National Guard of Texas defying the Supreme Court of the United States is …

: Yo they have a VINTAGE organ here. That’s an Amphenol 6 connector. The big box is a Hammond Leslie …

: We will be live at MAGFest 2024! frontrowcrew.com/news/2024…

: Going live reviewing Whale Street shortly! It’s got 18xx style stock market biz! …

: We’re reviewing Lethal Company tonight! 5pm ET! youtube.com/live/JoSZ…

: GeekNights is going live with The Murderbot Diaries shortly! www.youtube.com/watch

: Mastering Game Mechanics: Worker Placement. Our talk from #PAX Unplugged 2023! www.youtube.com/watch

: GeekNights is reviewing Ahoy LIVE tonight ~5:30pm ET! youtube.com/live/3LEa…

: GeekNights is going live in about five minutes talking about LAYOFFS! (no, neither of us got laid …

: We will be live reviewing Cobalt Core ~5:15pm ET today! youtube.com/live/HZgu…

: At the start village for the NYC Marathon! I’ll be sharingg my location for the day! Here’s hoping …

: It’s Marathon day!

: I’m running the NYC Marathon tomorrow! Race number 36368 in wave 3! ph33r.

: GeekNights is LIVE! youtube.com/live/G79R…

: GeekNights Monday will be live ~5:30ET today! youtube.com/live/cH7V…

: GeekNights should be back tonight! youtube.com/live/ygpk…

: I’m running in the New York Marathon! community.frontrowcrew.com/t/rym-is-…

: Scott is launching the new GeekNights web site as we speak! You may see the site as down while this …

: “Moderate” is just a coward’s way of saying “regressive conservative.” …

: GeekNights 20231005 - The Warwick Applefest Tonight on GeekNights, we review the Warwick Applefest. If we can review a concert or a convention, …

: We are reviewing the Warwick Applefest (no joke) live on GeekNights shortly! …

: GeekNights 20231003 - Counter-Strike 2 Tonight on GeekNights, we review Counter-Strike 2. We have been playing some form of Counter-Strike …

: We are reviewing Counter-Strike 2 shortly! youtube.com/live/xG8t…

: www.youtube.com/shorts/nu… Excerpts from our Games You Can’t Play panel at PAX West!

: Democrats shouldn’t vote to help McCarthy stay in power. Their condition should be Republicans …

: GeekNights 20230928 - The Janelle Monáe Age of Pleasure Tour Tonight on GeekNights, we review The Janelle Monáe Age of Pleasure Tour which we saw at Radio City …

: GeekNights is going live imminently youtube.com/live/joWr… Tonight we’re reviewing the …

: The word “enshittification” is a very useful and important word. It gives name to the …

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: We are in the orchestra pit for Janelle Monáe at Radio City ;)

: GeekNights 20230925 - Search Engines (suck now) Tonight on GeekNights, we consider the current state of search engines and why Google increasingly …

: GeekNights will be live shortly with why Search Engines are terrible now! …

: Back from Michigan to the boy!

: GeekNights 20230912 - PAX West 2023 Tonight on GeekNights, we review and discuss PAX West 2023. The new venue is fantastic and it felt a …

: Video of “Games You Can’t Play” from #PAX West is on youtube! Full video plus …

: We are presenting ‘Games You Can’t Play’ at PAX West 2023! Sun, Sep 3, 2023 3:30 …

: Biden and the Democrats are using what little power they have in the face of extreme Republican …

: GeekNights 20230828 - Blocking Tonight on GeekNights, in light of Twitter's dying husk removing the ability to block people, we …

: GeekNights will be live tonight ~5:30pm ET talking about blocking people on things. …

: GeekNights 20230822 - Quake 2 Remastered Tonight on GeekNights, having somehow never talked about Quake (except for Quake Live in 2009, we …

: Tomorrow (Tuesday) ~5:30pm ET we’ll be talking about the Quake 2 remaster live on GeekNights! …

: Climate Change is an existential crisis. www.youtube.com/watch

: GeekNights 20230810 - Halls of Fame Tonight on GeekNights, we consider the concept of Halls of Fame. In the news, the ravages of climate …

: GeekNights 20230808 - PitchCar (1995) Tonight on GeekNights, we review PitchCar (1995). It's a flicking game. It's a sport. It's pretty …

: GeekNights will be live Tuesday ~5:40pm ET talking about PitchCar! www.youtube.com/watch

: GeekNights 20230803 - GeekNights Book Club: This Is How You Lose the Time War Tonight on the GeekNights Book Club, we discuss This Is How You Lose the Time War by Amal El-Mohtar …

: We’ll be reviewing “This Is How You Lose the Time War” by Amal El-Mohtar and Max …

: GeekNights 20230731 - Upgrading Your Tech Tonight on GeekNights, we discuss when, how, and if you should upgrade your technology. From phones …

: Live tomorrow ~5:30pm ET with ‘Upgrading Your Tech’ www.youtube.com/watch

: GeekNights 20230725 - Can't Stop and All My Diamonds Tonight on GeekNights, we review two games by the legendary Sid Sackson: Can't Stop (1980) and All …

: Cryptocurrency is going to go down in history as the stupidest thing to happen in a century of …

: GeekNights is back baby! Tonight’s the night! www.youtube.com/watch

: X eh? lol

: Winter 2022-2023 photo gallery! www.flickr.com/photos/ry…

: RIP to a legend. Just a ghost in the wires. www.youtube.com/watch

: In the movie, a Prigozhin body double assassinates a Putin body double. And then nobody believes the …

: GeekNights 20230703 - Throttling and Rate Limiting Tonight on GeekNights, we consider the surprising challenges of throttling and rate limiting. In the …

: GeekNights is starting soon! Rate limiting and throttling! www.youtube.com/watch

: GeekNights 20230627 - Game Mechanics: Worker Placement Tonight on GeekNights, we discuss worker placement as a game mechanic. We intend to turn this into a …

: Tomorrow (Tuesday) ~5:30pm ET: Worker Placement as a Game Mechanic youtube.com/live/5wUE…

: Rising fascism, minoritarian rule, COVID, the average American being sicker and poorer now than they …

: GeekNights 20230615 - Airplane and Airport Food Tonight on GeekNights, we consider the food that is served on airplanes and in airports. You're …

: twitter.com/TransAlt/… At the bike march!

: GeekNights 20230607 - Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse Tonight on GeekNights, we review Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse. It might be the best cinematic …

: Going live about Spiderman in a few minutes! youtube.com/live/qFkY…

: GeekNights 20230605 - The Line of Technology Adoption Tonight on GeekNights, we briefly consider when and why to adopt a new technology. In the news, …

: GeekNights 20230601 - GeekNights Book Club: The Satanic Verses Tonight on the GeekNights Book Club, we discuss Salman Rushdie's The Satanic Verses. Steeped in …

: GeekNights 20230530 - The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom Tonight on GeekNights, we review The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom. It's one of the best …

: GeekNights is back baby! After our unplanned hiatus, we’re back with talk of The Legend of …

: GeekNights 20230510 - Suzume (2022) Tonight on GeekNights, we review Makoto Shinkai's 2022 film Suzume (すずめの戸締まり). It's a road trip …

: The #adpocalypse we’ve been talking about forever on GeekNights is actually low-key starting …

: Noted fascist propagandist Tucker Carlson is literally “moving his show to Twitter …

: GeekNights 20230508 - Computer Noise Tonight on GeekNights, we talk about the noise that computers make. It used to be a lot worse, but …

: Take your fucking turn! For what it’s worth, I’m just crankin' these out with Adobe …

: Mastering Game Mechanics from #PAX East 2013! www.youtube.com/watch

: Ethics in videogames eh? I kind of want to dissect what we had to say a decade ago on this topic. …

: More new thumbnails for old talks! www.youtube.com/watch

: Oh hey I’m making new thumbnails for ancient GeekNights lectures from #PAX and #MAGFest. …

: Today (Tuesday) at 7pm ET our new panel from #PAX East 2023 will premiere on youtube! …

: Instead of a show, tonight GeekNights will premiere the video of our panel from PAX East 2023! …

: A side effect of this pipeline (particularly the “exciter”) is that lost high-frequency …

: The lav audio from our most recent talk at #PAX East was overcooked and clipping. Here’s a …

: Another mass shooting. Again and again it’s an AR-15. Ban the AR-15 and any gun like it. Treat …

: GeekNights 20230426 - Retooling GeekNights Wednesday Tonight on GeekNights we talk about GeekNights. Particularly, GeekNights Wednesdays. It's the odd …

: GeekNights is going live around 5:15pm ET tonight. And we’re talking about retooling Wednesday …

: Time for an evening of Blades.

: No GeekNights tonight.

: It’s Advance Wars Time

: GeekNights 20230420 - Magic Tonight on GeekNights, we consider Magic and illusions. In the news, Rangers, and America's openly …

: Shownotes from a Blades in the Dark Game We are at war with the Dimmer Sisters. Rouis is here. Bluecoats showed up at the door. They were …

: Quick. Stack rank Castlevania games. Just do it. Don’t think too hard on it. Gut feeling. …

: GeekNights will be live soon talking about Magic and Magicians. youtube.com/live/1GYu…

: Don’t expire your users’ passwords. Don’t require a bunch of arbitrary nonsense in their passwords.

: In two days, two elderly white guys shot strangers for zero reason other than their own fear and …

: GeekNights 20230418 - Lore Tonight on GeekNights, we consider lore in games. You know, all that text you didn't read in the …

: How about them Leafs

: Republicans are unhinged fascists. www.cnn.com/2023/04/1…

: Literally perfect running weather today in Queens!

: We are at the last regular season game ;)

: Republicans are threatening the Manhattan DA. This is a violent and worrying trend. …

: Louisville was the 146th mass shooting so far this year. That’s 1.46 mass shootings per DAY on …

: This will be in the history books as an early turning point. One way or the other. …

: GeekNights 20230410 - Computer Fonts Tonight on GeekNights, we consider computer fonts. In the news, the world lost a legend with the …

: GeekNights will be live talking about fonts at 6pm ET TODAY GOGOGOGOGOGO! www.youtube.com/watch

: Another masa shooting. Louisville this time. Ban guns. Fuck gun owners and the second amendment. …

: The US Supreme Court is wholly illegitimate until Clarence Thomas is removed from it. Every ruling …

: You new GeekNights panel dropped! www.youtube.com/watch

: At what point do you accept that the Republicans are absolutely going to commit genocide? There are …

: GeekNights 20230406 - Colosseums, Stadiums, and Arenas Tonight on GeekNights, we consider Colosseums, Stadiums, and Arenas. In the news, the NHL Playoffs …

: What Republicans just did in Tennessee is a relic of Slavery and Jim Crow. This is a dangerous and …

: Going live in a few minutes with “Colosseum, Stadiums, and Arenas” …

: Republicans could start a Civil War by doing this. www.npr.org/2023/04/0…

: GeekNights 20230404 - Cat in the Box (2022) Tonight on GeekNights, we review Muneyuki Yokouchi's fantastic Cat in the Box. This is an S-tier …

: Many happy returns for Indictment Day! May this be the first of many!

: Tomorrow could be a wild day in Manhattan. The nutjobs protesting in favor of the former guy are not …

: All advertising should be opt-in.

: A constitution or charter that permanently protects the interests of bad faith actors is worthless. …

: Ban the AR-15 and seize every single one owned by anyone in America. To do less is despicable. Fuck …

: GeekNights 20230327 - Archiving the Internet Tonight on GeekNights, we consider the immense challenge of archiving the Internet. This is a …

: It’s amazing that people think LA drivers are the worst drivers knowing that Boston exists.

: General Strikes work! www.nbcnews.com/news/worl…

: GeekNights will be live this evening at 5:15pm ET to talk about Archiving the Internet! …

: Another day in America, another horrific mass shooting. www.youtube.com/watch

: The UN must take whatever action is necessary to suspend Russia from the Security Council. This is …

: What is Griefing?

: Death in Shadowgate.

: “Don’t Shit Your Pants” - A Survival Horror Game.

: Republicans voted overwhelmingly yesterday to ELIMINATE THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION. I can not …

: Rym wins ‘Cat in the Box’ in a close game! #paxscore

: PAX put us in a pretty big panel room!

: I am at #PAX East!

: GeekNights 20230321 - Stacklands (2022) Tonight on GeekNights, we review Stacklands (2022). In the news, Counter-Strike 2 is likely coming, …

: Scott hates Philly: news at 11 youtube.com/shorts/W2…

: Whenever anyone complains that the “algorithm” on some social media site reduced their …

: Steven Universe vs Anodic Dance Music

: Anodic Dance Music is Human Music.

: Wyoming has become another state I will never visit again. www.usatoday.com/story/new…

: Electing Democrats makes things better. Not perfect. But better. www.npr.org/2023/03/1…

: Griefing and Trolling are not the same thing.

: Russia’s invasion and annexation of Ukraine is literally the specific thing the UN was founded …

: It is way past time for NATO to initiate a No Fly Zone over the Black Sea and Ukraine. The UN should …

: GeekNights 20230315 - Moon Girl and Devil Dinosaur (2023) Tonight on GeekNights we review the 2023 animated series Moon Girl and Devil Dinosaur. The animation …

: We will be live momentarily with our review of Moon Girl and Devil Dinosaur!

: The rapidity with which every single tech company on Earth is cramming early generative AI into …

: Direct Action gets the goods. Support Unions. Support Labor. www.usatoday.com/story/new…

: Rolling Stock is a game about stock and company trading. Players are investors buying private …

: GeekNights 20230313 - E-Waste and Worthless Tech Tonight on GeekNights, we consider what to do about E-Waste and worthless old technology. Old …

: We’re back baby! GeekNights will be live with E-Waste and Obsolete Tech at 5:30pm ET today!

: Permanent Daylight Saving Time or bust! We have entered The Good Time. Make our sacrifice of that …

: I’m back from London!

: London

: No GeekNights this week. I’m going to London!

: This is how it started in Weimar Germany. If you keep Nazis in your circles you are a Nazi. See …

: Opening DJ before Parov Stelar comes out

: GeekNights 20230227 - GPT-3 and Autoregressive Language Models Tonight on GeekNights, we consider the technology and ramifications of Generative Pre-trained …

: GeekNights will be live at 5:30pm ET tonight with GPT-3 and Autoregressive Language Models!

: Gentle reminder that it is directly against the terms of service of all GeekNights sites to use them …

: Biden and the Democrats did everything they could to forgive America’s crushing student loan debt. …

: That most sublime moment. The goalie goal. -chef kiss- twitter.com/DimFilipo…

: Photos from our ski trip to Colorado! Photo Album

: Here’s a two hour podcast Emily and I recorded about our 481 mile cycling trip across New York …

: The overlap between Christian fundamentalist “revivals” and anti-vaccination sentiment …

: GeekNights 20230221 - Gaming Furniture Tonight on GeekNights, we discuss gamer furniture of the non-chair variety. In the news, Nintendo …

: Talking live about gaming furniture on GeekNights in about 10 minutes!

: Republicans are going to ban abortion, contraception, even childless marriage if they ever get …

: We’ll be talking about the new Moon Girl and Devil Dinosaur Wednesday (tomorrow!) ~5:30pm ET …

: GeekNights the podcast has been running so long this is an actual photo of making an episode.

: Ban guns. Overturn the second amendment and ban guns in America. There really is no other option. …

: We have a redemtion arc right here. #MarvelSnap

: If you didn’t know that JK Rowling is virulently bigoted and the new Harry Potter game is …

: Leftover pizza and biryani. Brunch of champions!

: Republicans are attacking abortion rights in the courts because blue states moved very fast to …

: Republicans are going to ban most abortions nationally with a corrupt Trump-appointed judge. This …

: GeekNights 20230209 - GeekNights Book Club: Alif the Unseen Tonight on the GeekNights Book Club, we discuss G. Willow Wilson's Alif the Unseen. A magical …

: The GeekNights Book Club will be talking about Alif the Unseen imminently! Live!

: This is a fascinating and crystal clear explanation of today’s “over the air” …

: GeekNights 20230207 - Mostly Dead Games Tonight on GeekNights, we discuss games that are not fully dead, but are mostly dead. Dance Dance …

: GeekNights is going live in the next 10 minutes! Mostly Dead Games!

: Another Republican extremist tried to attack the US Power Grid. www.cnn.com/2023/02/0… …

: “Timeline of balloon’s journey” is a headline where, in each of these years, …

: Seeing even one ad is enough for me to be willing to defererate with an entire instance.

: We got GA tickets to The Last Rockstars’ debut tour last minute and went!

: The Rabbit is being particularly charming tonight.

: Geeknights will be Live at PAX East 2023! Can Competitive and Casual Coexist? Thursday Mar 23 @ …

: Marvel Snap.

: Can games be balanced? Sort of. Balancing games is deceptively difficult. Even worse, there are …

: We also did a “Final Thoughts” on Trigun in 2007. Full spoilers and assuming …

: If you’re watching the new Trigun, know that the original Trigun was one of the first anime we …

: GeekNights 20230201 - Ramayana: The Legend of Prince Rama (1993) Tonight on GeekNights, we review the 1993 anime movie Ramayana: The Legend of Prince Rama. It's …

: GeekNights will be live this evening ~5:30pm ET we will be reviewing the Ramayana anime from 1993! …

: Disco Elysium isn’t just living rent-free in my head. I built it an apartment and I’m …

: GeekNights 20230130 - Online Advertising and Adtech Tonight on GeekNights, Rym is back from his ski trip, so we resume our regularly scheduled shows …

: David DePape is the true face of the modern Republican Party. With the mask off, they are nothing …

: GeekNights will be back from hiatus and talking about adtech tomorrow (Monday) ~5:30pm ET!

: There have been 6 mass shootings in California alone in the last 13 days. Fuck the Second Amendment. …

: Vail is a hell of a place to ski. Over five days I got 88 runs across 141 miles descending 124k …

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: Still skiing ;)

: Another day another mass shooting with what looks to be yet again an AR-15. Ban guns. Seize them. …

: The French know how to Organize apnews.com/article/f…

: Talk about an artifact from an ancient time! #Ubercon was where I discovered #BurningWheel! …

: The attacks on Democratic officals' homes were by a Republican who lost his election. He hired four …

: Pour one out for a legend. 13 years of hard dancing.

: What a sunset to return to!

: I always enjoy my time in Frankfurt, rain and cold nonwithstanding. But it will be good to be home!

: I now return from Frankfurt!

: George Santos must resign from Congress. Even the GOP is demanding his resignation. When even the …

: No GeekNights this week, as I am in Frankfurt for work ;)

: There is no such thing as a “moderate” Republican. They all want the same thing: …

: The Republicans have caused a constitutional crisis. Our congress is paralyzed by their dysfunction. …

: Never in my life have the Republicans UNDER-performed my expectations. This Speaker vote is a bona …

: This absolute shitshow is what every Republican Voter voted for.

: GeekNights 20230104 - BRZRKR Tonight on GeekNights, we review BRZRKR from Keanu Reeves, Matt Kindt, Ron Garney, and Bill …

: GeekNights is going live with a review of Keanu Reeves, Matt Kindt, Ron Garney, and Bill Crabtree …

: www.washingtonpost.com Kevin McCarthy faces open GOP revolt as House fails to elect speaker

: A Speaker election has not gone to a second ballot in nearly a century and has taken multiple …

: Today the GOP just learned that you can’t play chicken with fascist dipshits. They’ll …

: Republicans are now on both sides of this meme.

: Republicans are fascists. Don’t mince words. Every single member of that party is an open …

: www.washingtonpost.com McCarthy fails to secure necessary votes to become speaker

: Republicans in disarray.

: The Republicans are having trouble electing a Speaker of the House because their Dipshit Caucus of …

: GeekNights 20230102 - Microsoft Windows Tonight on GeekNights, we talk about everybody's favorite operating system: Microsoft Windows. In …

: For reference, the entire GeekNights episode archive, since 2005, is 681GB.

: The complete 2022 GeekNights episode archive is 44.2GB.

: GeekNights is going live at 6:15pm ET with our first episode of 2023! On Microsoft Windows!

: First run of 2023! strava.app.link/lqUZ2L2Gg…

: People stopped using RSS because web sites increasingly didn’t put their content in their RSS …

: RSS readers never died. Google “killing” them when Google Reader shut down is a weird …

: To everyone who reads these words, I’m glad you’re still here through the last few years …

: Time to mull some glühwein for the New Year!

: It’s misty in New York today

: Mugi had some banana this morning #DailyBunny

: We made it around Sol one more time. We haven’t defeated fascism in America, but we’ve …

: Dawn(ish) of the final day.

: Mark my words. Bitcoin will go to zero. It’s a matter of when, not if.

: The 41 Tabletop Games You Must Play! One of last talks we gave at the last PAX South! …

: #DailyBunny

: The Long Goodbye Sigh… I do miss Twitter. It was a new and fresh kind of social media, and it had a long …

: We are good at Smash Brothers. www.youtube.com/watch

: Nationalize Southwest Airlines.

: I’m playing Advance Wars online lately. Real matches, but also absolutely bullshit like this. …

: This is ridiculous. There can be no peace with Russia until all seized Ukrainian territory …

: The young man hanging out while I bake cookies. #DailyBunny

: Mugi #DailyBunny

: So how about that Eldin Ring.

: Republicans are monsters doing monstrous things. They are toying with the lives of people who are …

: This is continued right wing terror. They’re attacking power infrastructure with increasing …

: Happy Toyotathon and a Merry Chrylser to you all!

: He’s a happy rabbit #DailyBunny

: I’m diving into Advance Wars again. If anyone wants to join up by mail this is my first game …

: Always remember the Reason for the Season

: Republicans killed their own to “own the libs” twitter.com/TheAtlant…

: Mugi #DailyBunny

: This storm is serious. If you’re in the impacted areas you really should stay home.

: Mugi

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: GeekNights 20221221 - Animated Christmas Specials Tonight on GeekNights, we consider animated Christmas specials and special Christmas episodes of …

: Going live at 6pm ET! Christmas cartoons and animated specials!

: “A computer can never be held accountable. Therefore, a computer must never make a management …

: GeekNights 20221219 - Zero Trust Security Tonight on GeekNights, we discuss the concept of Zero Trust Security. It's a pain, and it's not …

: GeekNights is LIVE RIGHT THE FUCK NOW

: This is an historic and heavy day. The United States House of Representatives, for the first time in …

: The House has referred Donald Trump for prosecution for multiple crimes. It’s happening.

: The January 6th Committee - investigating the Republican coup attempt that almost overthrew our …

: This holiday season, remember that violence and difficult subject matter aren’t the real harms …

: www.nbcnews.com/politics/…

: This rabbit

: Disco Elysium is really getting stuck in my craw. What a fantastic fucking game.

: My candy tier list. This is objective truth.

: Six separate channels across the three main Discords I follow are entirely consumed with the fall of …

: Twitter is dead. Musk just banned talking about other social media. Find your friends and GTFO …

: Rule 34 fanart of me and Scott from ~2007. What a wild time that was.

: To be clear, I only see replies on the microblog itself or on Mastodon. Twitter and every other …

: Elon Musk blocking links to Mastodon and banning liberal journalists is the end of that site. …

: GeekNights might not be up on the site immediately tonight due to a server issue. One of the few in …

: GeekNights 20221215 - Hanukkah Tonight on GeekNights, we consider Hanukkah. We've previously talked about Christmas. You're lucky …

: GeekNights is going live basically right now.

: GeekNights 20221213 - Playing on Teams Tonight on GeekNights, we consider teams. Playing on teams, forming teams, team sports, team games. …

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: Tonight on GeekNights, we’ll be talking about teams and playing on teams. Starting at 5:15pm …

: If cryptocurrency and blockchain don’t make sense to you, that is because you are rational and …

: Popehat is leaving Twitter for all the right reasons. I left for the same reasons and I have mostly …

: I made this because Disco Elysium is great and I enjoy shitposting.

: I called it. Sinema has been planning this for a long time. She’s a traitor to democracy. …

: GeekNights 20221207 - Spy×Family (2022) Tonight on GeekNights, we review the 2022 anime TV series Spy×Family. It's a solid regular anime …

: The latest episode of GeekNights is live! SpyxFamily!

: More of this. If “religious rights” unduly protect bigotry, then we have an equal …

: The German nazi coup plot that was just broken up is not materially different from what the …

: Fascists just tried to stage a coup in Germany. Fascists tried to stage a coup in America on January …

: We interviewed Tarn Adams, developer of Dwarf Fortress, back in 2008! Full interview here: …

: GeekNights will be live this evening at 5:30pm ET with our review of SPY x FAMILY!

: Nazis are a pernicious threat everywhere in the world. A far-right group in Germany was allegedly …

: I’m still extremely confident that there is a space for the intersection of E-Sports, The …

: If you missed our panel at PAX Unplugged, there is video of a very similar panel we did back in 2019 …

: No GeekNights tonight. We’re wrecked from PAX Unplugged. At least this hiatus is typical of …

: Thank you PAX Unplugged! If you saw us for Why is this game taking four hours to play?! at PAX Unplugged, we have some …

: We are at PAX Unplugged!

: We will be live at PAX Unplugged on Sunday! 11:30am ET in the CRAB GOD THEATRE! Why is this game …

: This rabbit

: Nationalize the railways. Mandate sick leave and end PSR.

: There’s white smoke! They have crowned a new Nope!

: Horse Plinko

: So start looking into how to mobilize community support. Who’s doing the work and needs more …

: For a rail strike, or really any major strike, the credibility of the threat it presents to Capital …

: A rail strike WOULD be a crisis point. It COULD turn into something bigger. It is one of those kinds …

: Suppose there is a rail strike. The Union will need support. But so will all the people who will be …

: The bill Democrats passed to prevent the rail strike INCLUDES the sick leave. Republicans are …

: Labor is powerful in this moment. The rail unions have direct, credible, and tangible power. The …

: The majority of Republican Senators voted against marriage equality. It passed because of Democrats. …

: No GeekNights tonight. Everybody’s got colds in New York. ;)

: We will be LIVE at PAX Unplugged 2022! Sunday Dec 4 at 11:30am ET! Why is this game taking four …

: Imagine admitting to something as embarassing as owning an NFT.

: Staring Twitter in the eye like a Klingon waiting for it to draw its last breath.

: EVANGELION:3.0+1.01 Thrice Upon a Time will be in theaters for a limited run in early December! And …

: As I abandon Twitter, I want to pour one out for one S-Tier account: pic.twitter.com/iwciVsqkUf …

: I have a new permanent home on the Internet. rym.social This will always link to whatever I’m …

: Testing out a cross-post from here to my new Mastodon account (@rym@mastodon.rym.social).

: Mastodon hosting isn’t widely available from credible players yet. I’m gonna have to …

: Musk is bringing all the banned Twitter accounts back. It’s gonna be dangerous to keep using Twitter …

: Haha that old car (a gift) that we were using to make it through COVID may have had it’s final …

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