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Guilt, Shame, And Quiet: Women In 'Metal Gear Solid'

<i>[Content warning: an attempted rape scene will be described and discussed.]</i><p>Everyone’s afraid of Quiet. When she arrives on Mother Base in the early parts of <i>Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain</i>, soldiers glare at her unfamiliar face, suspecting the sniper who’d tried to kill their leader shouldn’t …

fairytale of new york

As far as Christmas songs go, Fairytale of New York is pretty bleak. Instead of chestnuts on the open fire, horses come in 18 to 1; instead of white …

Elon Musk biography review: How did a sci-fi nut with a hero complex becoming a world-changing industrialist?

When people compare Elon Musk to Steve Jobs, they mean it as a compliment. Musk is not yet a household name, whereas Jobs is the most iconic …

Japanese Game Show Challenges Contestant To Perform Karaoke While Being Pleasured

Note: Video probably NSFW depending on how your employer feels about handies.<p>Even if Godzilla did manage to destroy Japan and it ceased to exist, the …

Female Superhero Art Series by Karl Liversidge

[HotKick]수비드 조리법의 완전체, Codlo

<b>힐링, 웰빙 그리고 수비드 조리법(Sous Vide) 그러나….</b><p>“You are what you eat.” 몸이 아프거나 컨디션이 좋지 않은 것은 그날의 상태에 따라 좌지우지되는 것이 아니다. 당신이 지금까지 섭취한 음식물이 현재의 당신을 있게 했으며, 앞으로도 …

pickled vegetable sandwich slaw

If you’re one of those people who saw the word “pickled” in the title and said “Ugh, no, sorry, not for me,” do know, I was the same not too long ago …

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13 Post-Apocalyptic Stories That Actually Teach Valuable Lessons

A lot of post-apocalyptic tales look really awesome with their explosions and rotting monsters, but they don't have a lot of philosophical depth. …

"You are all going to die" Joss Whedon's Wesleyan Commencement Speech

It's not the most comforting thing in the world to have the director known for killing off his characters remind you of your own mortality. But Joss …

Greatest Wedding Photo In the History of the World

The Lowders were trying to take their bridal party pictures, when a most unexpected guest popped into the photo frame. But their terror is our gain, …

mushroom and farro soup

Barely two weeks ago, I used the following phrases to describe soup: “vegetables boiled to death,” “assaulted with too much cream,” “whatever healthy …

french onion soup

I’m firmly of the belief that no matter what ails you in the realm of the kitchen, onion soup can cure it. Never cooked before? Don’t think you’ll be …

apple tarte tatin, anew

My brain is currently in Paris, idling in a cafe after a bike ride along the Seine. It may not come home. It started a few weeks ago, when an …