blaisepascal commented on the post, Quickies: Gaming organizer ousted, Larry Willmore, and the biodiversity of Disney, on the site Skepchick 4 years ago
The way the first story is written, he didn’t get into too much trouble when he was just harassing cis-women, but harassing a transwoman got him into trouble. Why couldn’t he have been ousted for harassing women earlier?
(I’m ashamed to admit that the unfortunate phrasing that went through my mind was that he found a victim with the balls to…[Read more]
I, too, will miss you on the show. I am sure the MRA brigade is going to be crowing victory over your departure, but I can continue to ignore them.
I hope they replace you with another strong voice, preferably someone not a straight white cis-male (otherwise, SGU is purely lacking in diversity). I’ve long wanted a different regular voice on the…[Read more]
blaisepascal commented on the post, The Top 10 Reasons to Ban Me from Bay Area Science Festival, on the site Skepchick 4 years, 4 months ago
You shouldn’t lie about such things. I’m planning on heading to Target tonight, and now I have my hopes up about SJW’s. A social justice themed restaurant, what’s not to like? And with your endorsement, it’s bound to have vegetarian options, too.
blaisepascal commented on the post, Brian Dunning Sentenced to 15 Months in Prison for Fraud, on the site Skepchick 4 years, 6 months ago
Quote: “The time spent listening to Skeptoid can be better spent listening to another podcast that actually addresses true criticism rather than condescending to “true-believers”, or better yet listening to the latest Mary Roach book on tape.”
I like Skeptoid. I like the format, I like the length, I like the majority of topics covered, etc. I d…[Read more]