Off Topic: Can I just say thank you for this headline? “Fuck (X) and the horse they rode in on.” Is one of my favorite insults, but all of my friends think it’s super weird/old fashioned. I feel like this phrase is underappreciated. » 4/23/15 10:43pm Thursday 10:43pm

That’s exactly what Sony is trying to do. They don’t want Spiderman to be locked into Disney’s brand universe. The Sony hacks showed that Sony desperately wants merchandising tie-ins. Diluting Spiderman’s ties to the MCU and making this movie gives them a piece of that pie. » 4/22/15 8:05pm Wednesday 8:05pm

While I applaud them for taking a stand, I can't help but feel empathy. I can't even begin to imagine what it would feel like getting nominated for a Hugo, and then like a waking nightmare realizing that perhaps you were placed on the ballot unfairly. Or even if you where nominated by people who aren't apart of the… » 4/15/15 1:13pm 4/15/15 1:13pm