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CCP hires Mintchip?

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Ramona McCandless
The McCandless Clan
#41 - 2013-06-04 16:51:33 UTC  |  Edited by: Ramona McCandless
Private Pineapple wrote:

So when I say "my girl" it's misogynistic but when my girl says "my man" she's alright? .


You didnt say that, you said "my women", plural. And no, its a two way street.

Private Pineapple wrote:
I don't say it as if they are my property, it's a short way of saying "my possible love interests who are female...". But if you want to ignore context and strawman then alright I guess.


You didnt supply a context beyond what had already been said

Private Pineapple wrote:
Also you have no idea how I treat my girl or anything else really, she is a bit submissive but I make sure we are 50/50 when it comes to opinions, decisions, and so on. If that is being misogynistic then so be it, we are both happy and it seems like the only person not happy with the current state of things is you



You are the one strawmanning it (nice to see you using the buzzword of the day, even if you arent quite using it in the right contextm, but nm eh). Dont recall your personal life coming into it in any of your previous comments, and I dont think any one cares about it now either.

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Arleen Vynneve
Aliastra
Gallente Federation
#42 - 2013-06-04 16:57:16 UTC
Wait, this isn't a joke but actually a thing?
Makoto Priano
Kirkinen-Arataka Transhuman Zenith Consulting Ltd.
#43 - 2013-06-04 16:57:20 UTC
The issue with the, "We don't care she's a girl! We care that her opinions suck!" line is that many of those responses to her opinions, experiences, etc, are colored by her gender. Women in the gaming space are frequently subjected to mansplaining, belittling, and assumptions of incompetence or inadequacy in the gaming world due to their presumed lack of ability or experience in geekdom. Were Mintchip male, I very much doubt we'd have anything near this much discussion of the hiring.

Wonder why EVE is 96% male?

Because of threads like this, and the chauvinism they represent.

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CCP Dolan
C C P
C C P Alliance
#44 - 2013-06-04 17:00:50 UTC
Besides this being a straight up banning bonanza, I'm locking this thread for:

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