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We all need to be careful about our attachment to labels. Too many people associate their identity with conformation to a label, yet fail to realize that instead they conform that label to their identity. They equate "the good" with that label and "the bad" with an opposing label.
No label defines an individual, we all fall on a spectrum, thus I have certain liberal ideals and certain conservative ideals. For simplicity I identify as a liberal, but that does not define the whole of my political philosophy. For that you would have to take the time to learn about me.

http://www.vox.com/2015/6/3/8706323/college-professor-afraid

#politics   #philosophy
How a simplistic, unworkable, and ultimately stifling conception of social justice took over the American college campus.
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The Die is Podcast, Episode 53b: Griefing!

The Die Is Podcast is a weekly discussion about games of all kinds: video games, board games, and roleplaying games... pretty much anything you can play while sitting down.

In this episode, Will and Brandon talk about how many different ways that people can have fun in games not buy doing well, but by creating hardships for the other players. Some of that is called "griefing," but there's a lot of surrounding behaviors that they cover! If you've ever made a move in a game just to watch someone's face when their strategy goes to pieces, take a listen.

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The Die is Podcast, Episode 50b: "Getting" a Game

The Die Is Podcast is a weekly discussion about games of all kinds: video games, board games, and roleplaying games... pretty much anything you can play while sitting down.

In this episode, Will, Chris and Brandon discuss the moment when you finally understand what makes a game fun, what makes it a "good" game. What games have we played where this happened? What games have we played where this didn't happen? Is there any way to know if you are judging a game unfairly (i.e. you don't "get" it) or are there some games it just isn't possible to "get"?

We might have some answers!

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The Die is Podcast, Episode 44: Lonely Fun

The Die Is Podcast is a bi-weekly discussion about games of all kinds: video games, board games, and roleplaying games... pretty much anything you can play while sitting down.

In this episode, we talk about what we do when there is no one to play with and we still want to play. There are solitaire games, of course, but there's a lot of other things we do that are game-related. We also talk at great length about the possibly two-player Divinity: Original Sin, the "f*cking remarkable" Star Realms, and Brandon's lunchtime favorite, The Resistance.

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The Die is Podcast, Episode 33: Tanks, Healers and "DPS"

The Die Is Podcast is a bi-weekly discussion about games of all kinds: video games, board games, and roleplaying games... pretty much anything you can play while sitting down.

In this episode, we talk about a Link Between Worlds, give some MMO updates, and review Titanfall and an RPG called Nine Worlds. We also discuss in great detail what the tank/heal/damage paradigm is in games, how it can be helpful or problematic, and games that use it (or don't) to great effect.

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The Die is Podcast, Episode 31: How a Game Looks

The Die Is podCast is a bi-weekly discussion about games of all kinds: video games, board games, and roleplaying games... pretty much anything you can play while sitting down.

In this episode, we talk about what makes a game look good or bad, what games look good but play terribly (and vice versa), and what our favorite pretty games are. We also review Lightning Returns, Pokemon X/Y and Eve Online.

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(p.s. There is a bit of adult language in the show. Not much... But be warned!)
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The Die is Podcast, Episode 30: A Game of Soldiers

The Die Is podCast is a bi-weekly discussion about games of all kinds: video games, board games, and roleplaying games... pretty much anything you can play while sitting down.

In this episode, we talk about all the games we play that are about soldiers, what makes them fun, and the varying strengths of board games, RPGs, and video games in the genre. We also give our in-depth thoughts on 3:16, Carnage Amongst the Stars and 10000000.

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Extra special episode of +Alea Podcasta Est, The Die is Podcast.
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If anyone is interested in playing, Diplomacy online, hit me up. I wouldn't mind running a game for some friends.
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The Die is Podcast, Episode 53a: Samurai Spirit and Magic: Fate Reforged

The Die Is Podcast is a weekly discussion about games of all kinds: video games, board games, and roleplaying games... pretty much anything you can play while sitting down.

In this episode, Will and Brandon have played more games than ever... ever? The latest Final Fantasy 14 expansion sucks Will in, while Brandon can't avoid the siren's song of some sort of Magic: The Gathering release. Dark Eldar still can't get Will on their side, and the guys destroy ever enemy with their cosmic superpowers in Sentinels of the Multiverse.

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The Die is Podcast, Episode 41: Portable Games

The Die Is Podcast is a bi-weekly discussion about games of all kinds: video games, board games, and roleplaying games... pretty much anything you can play while sitting down.

In this episode, we talk about games that are easy to carry around and travel with, what makes them good, and why every single game on the Nintendo DS is not a "good portable game." We also cover a wider range than normal in our "Games of the Week" section, since we've all had a stronger than normal bout with Gamer ADD this week.

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Why humanzee?  Why not chimpuman? Are you trying to say men are more prone to beastiality?
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+William Tarbush Heh, that was my point. The video stated humanzee which would assume that the human father was the one performing beastiality.  I was merely suggesting that human females be given a fair shot.
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