Critics are saying nice things about it.
This show is kinda smug, but it’s alright.
Like, there’s a strong presumption in society that the people the police arrest are guilty and that defending them is something unsavory or perfunctory. It’s weird and shitty, but funding public defenders requires accepting the systemic failure or malice of a major pillar of order in our society so I guess we don’t because it’s unpleasant to think about and cheaper to let poor people go to jail.
I’m not a fan of Nerdwriter, they made a good, short explanation of why I like the dude.
J/K. He’d sue.
Rest in peace, you magnificent, mad bastard.
This was originally scheduled as part of a series, but, y’know, current events.
Posting this mostly for the connection to the podcast I do. I don’t buy the Nerdwriter’s interpretation, although it’s worth considering. It’s an image that talks about how images aren’t real.
Magic Head Designer Mark Rosewater is a fascinating guy. He’s great with the community, a creative personality, and the de facto face of Magic: the Gathering. He also has the patience of a saint. This video informed me of GDC videos, which have been illuminating.
Looks like an interesting game that’s very Battletech. I retract my earlier skepticism about the game’s quality.