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feminism

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Anita Sarkeesian cancels speech in wake of threats

After an anonymous email threatens a deadly school shooting, the feminist media critic backs out of a speaking engagement at Utah State University.

By October 14, 2014

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Gadgettes 170: The 'enough with the feminism' episode (podcast)

We received a passionate e-mail from one of our listeners about the show's constant feminist slant. Fortunately for Nicholas, we quickly decided to devote an entire episode to the other side (for a change).

By January 21, 2010

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Dungeons & Dragons 'destroyed people's lives'

US Southern Baptist televangelist Pat Robertson has spoken out against the evils of playing Dungeons & Dragons.

By April 28, 2013

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Ep. 170: The Enough with the feminism episode

We received a passionate email from one of our listeners about the show's constant feminist slant. Fortunately for Nicholas, we quickly dedicated to devote an entire episode to the other side (for a change).

By February 4, 2010

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Samsung GS4 launch: Tone-deaf and shockingly sexist

I don't get offended very often. But Samsung's long parade of '50s-era female stereotypes, in the midst of an entirely other long parade of bad stereotypes, just put me over the edge. Oh, they announced a phone? You'd barely know it.

By March 14, 2013

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Sexism and the single hacker: Defcon's feminist moment

Complaints about sexual harassment at the world's largest hacker conference prompt discussion about treatment of women in a largely male security community.

By August 17, 2012

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This week in Crave: The blow-to-feminism edition

Didn't have time to stay up to the second on all things Crave this week? Don't worry, we'll just sit here alone in the dark while you catch up.

By May 16, 2009

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Facebook's most-shared articles of 2011 shows babies, banks, and brats

Facebook reveals the news articles that grabbed the most attention on the social network in 2011. Unsurprisingly, the wrap-up spans a range of subjects from celebrity deaths (Ryan Dunn, Steve Jobs) to weather disasters, and even a few viral videos.

By November 29, 2011

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The complete Gadgettes archive

Here it is, the mega list of every single Gadgettes episode. Episode 1-67 were recorded before the blog existed and therefore, only the audio file is linked to.

By July 2, 2010

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Computer Engineer Barbie: La geek, c'est chic

Mattel has announced Computer Engineer Barbie, the latest (and greatest) doll in the ever-popular Barbie range. Barbie's latest career move was decided in an online poll last month

By February 16, 2010