We’re messy people who fell in love and took the risk to live life together forever. Yes, he’s the only person I want to do life with, but that doesn’t mean he’s the only one who could. And you know what? That might not make our love overly sentimental, but it makes it deep.
- I went to grad school with a wonderful guy named Kaz, and to support myself, I worked at the Writing Center on campus alongside his wonderful wife Kendra. Cut to 11 years later, and I am still lucky enough to know them both. This is a wonderfully written essay about love by Kendra. (via emilyvgordon)
Our latest episode of Tropes vs Women in Video Games focuses on the Ms. Male Character trope and briefly discusses a related pattern called the Smurfette Principle. You can watch, share and “like” it on YouTube now!
Derek Yu, developer of Spelunky and Aquaria, takes criticism to his game very well.
Books won’t stay banned. They won’t burn. Ideas won’t go to jail. In the long run of history, the censor and the inquisitor have always lost. The only sure weapon against bad ideas is better ideas.
- A. Whitney Griswold (via hipsterlibertarian)