My father was emotionally abusive, and on a couple occasions physically abusive. I have been out of his house for 10 years, but I made one casual comment about the abuse to my sister and, sure enough, I got a call from my parents. My mom denying the abuse (which she never witnessed), my dad lying and distorting the… » 9/09/14 2:30pm 9/09/14 2:30pm

People focusing on the use of "stay woke" - you are getting caught up in the trees, look at the forest. Much like any crime Mike Brown may have committed has no place whatsoever in the discussuin about his heinous murder, your criticism of a phrase that is widely used in non-white communities has no place here.… » 8/15/14 6:01pm 8/15/14 6:01pm

Please do not click the link to the article. I felt a morbid curiosity, but several paragraphs down there is a graphic, horrifying description of a child pornography film. I feel punched in the gut. Please, please, please do not satisfy your urge to click it. It is awful. I just want to leave work and hug my son.… » 8/14/14 1:15pm 8/14/14 1:15pm

You accused HONY of only choosing the sentences that fit their narrative to put with the photos. Aren't you doing the same thing, picking examples from HONY that fit your narrative? Plenty of commenters have pointed out that there are heaps of HONY posts that do not do what you claim. » 8/13/14 10:36am 8/13/14 10:36am

The article is about how a dangerous new genre of porn is threatening the health and safety of porn actresses. It is not advocating this act or saying it is a good thing, rather the exact opposite. Nor does he mock people who engage in it. He is pointing to the porn industry for this problem, defending porn actors.… » 6/19/14 3:14pm 6/19/14 3:14pm

I've read that animals that have hair are much more difficult to render in CGI than scaled animals. This adds to the speculation that we haven't seen much of the dragons this season because this scene needed all the CGI budget., including all the meticulous mammoth hair. Interesting read on animating hair: … » 6/09/14 1:55pm 6/09/14 1:55pm