Meme Watch: GamerGate Gets Lampooned With ‘Actually It’s About Ethics In Gaming Journalism’

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For as much of a bummer GamerGate is, something good has come from it: memes.


What Is GamerGate? Here’s An Explainer For All The Confused Non-Nerds Out There.

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GamerGate is everywhere these days... but what is it? Here's a brief overview.


DC’s Plans To Sell More Comics To Women Seems A Little Suspect

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DC wants to appeal to women, but are going about it in a way that seems a wee bit stereotypical.

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Hearthstone Tournament Bans Women So They Can Become ‘A Legitimate Sport’

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A Finnish Hearthstone tournament posted some rules banning women. Guess how that worked out!


The Most Clever And Thought-Provoking #YesAllWomen Tweets

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On Friday night, a scat-gargling douchecanoe committed a misogyny-fueled spree murder, and women are responding with #YesAllWomen tweets.


Here Are The Naked Catwoman Panels DC Comics Decided Not To Use

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DC Comics hired Guillem March to draw several pages of Catwoman stripping naked on Batman's lawn. The story was scrapped, but now the pictures are here.

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Now We Have Proof That Many Women Do Like ‘Game of Thrones’ (Not That We Needed It)

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The New York Times and Thrillist suggested women don't like 'Game Of Thrones'. Let's see what actual viewership statistics say about that.


Anita Sarkeesian Releases ‘Tropes vs Women In Video Games’ Part 2, Jerks Get It Taken Down

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Anita Sarkeesian posted part two of 'Tropes vs. Women in Video Games.' Then it was wrongly pulled from YouTube.


Damsel In Distress: The First Episode Of Anita Sarkeesian’s ‘Tropes vs. Women In Games’ Is Here

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The first episode of Anita Sarkeesian's controversial-but-should-never-have-been 'Tropes vs. Women In Games' has arrived. Plus, delicious irony.


The Fake Geek Girl Not Only Exists, She’s Got A Body Count

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Patrick Willems of Lumberjack Films has put together a satirical video of a fake slasher movie trailer warning us of the danger posed by Fake Geek Girls.


Meme Watch: The Hawkeye Initiative Hilariously Addresses Sexism In Comics With Sexy Hawkeye

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The Hawkeye Initiative meme began this weekend to replace absurdly-posed female comic book characters with Hawkeye. It is super effective.


Jokes About Sexism In Gaming Culture Sound Better In An English Accent

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The cheeky Brits at OXM made an amusing video about sexism in gaming culture.


Meme Watch: ‘Idiot Nerd Girl’ (AKA ‘Fake Geek Girl’) Is Taking The Meme Back

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The "Fake Geek Girl" / "Idiot Nerd Girl" meme has finally been reappropriated as a means to call out jerks who always question only one gender's nerd cred.


Tony Harris Said Some Things, And Now We Have ‘Cosplay Appreciation Day’ In Response

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Comic book artist Tony Harris posted a rant on Facebook about female cosplayers, sparking Cosplay Appreciation Day in the backlash.


DC Listens To Internet Criticism, Fixes ‘Catwoman’ Zero Cover

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After much lambasting by the internet, DC Comics has heeded the criticism and fixed Catwoman -- er, fixed the 'Catwoman' zero cover, we mean.


The 15 Funniest Fake Amazon Reviews Of Bic’s Pens 'For Her'

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Some cheeky Amazon UK customers have posted hilarious fake reviews of Bic's "For Her" ink pens. We've gathered our favorite 15 reviews here.


Feminist Frequency Kickstarter On Video Games Enrages Trolls, Makes Mad Cash

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Earlier this week, Anita Sarkeesian of Feminist Frequency started a Kickstarter campaign to raise $6,000 for a series of free videos about "Tropes vs. Women in Video Games".


What If Male Superheroes' Costumes Were Designed Like Female Superheroes' Costumes?

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Fernacular grew "tired of guys having no idea why girls find female superheroes' costumes kinda sexist", so she made the series of drawings below to achieve three main goals: 1) Make it so the first thing you think of when you look at them is sex, whether you want to or not.

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