Quickies: Male gaze in video games, equal pay for women’s soccer, and Lumberjanes



Amanda is a science grad student in Boston whose favorite pastimes are having friendly debates and running amok.

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  1. April 2, 2016 at 3:17 pm —

    Another article about the women’s soccer pay dispute. Some of the comments in the Washington Post article claim that the women’s team earns much less revenue (tickets and ads?) than the men’s team, but the Boston Globe article contains real numbers that refute that. (World-wide, it might be true, but not in the US where the women’s team brings in $17.6M vs $9M for the men’s.)

  2. April 2, 2016 at 9:53 pm —

    I really wish I could watch a woman speak on Youtube and let it run to the end without it going to some bigot’s takedown of Feminism instead of another video by that same person.

  3. April 4, 2016 at 3:29 am —

    Yeah, Youtube assumes that because I subscribe to Anita Sarkeesian’s videos, I’ll probably be interested in Thunderf00t’s as well (I’m not, really).

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