Game On! Esports and #MeToo

Game On! Esports and #MeToo

Before she got fucked over by GamerGate, before she declared that “men are scum,” before she became an esports superstar, before her high school’s sexting scandal, before the incessant bullying, Jane was a relatively normal child. But her voice was abnormal, and over time, that made her abnormal. All the kids at her day care made fun of it, except one. His name was Matt. He was cool. But he suddenly disappeared after a few years, which sucked. He had been her best friend, her only friend, really. He had been like family, since there was an absence of one at home. Jane’s parents were once photographed in the front seats of their car, passed out from drugs. There was no denying her connection to the incident because there she was in the backseat, the face unmistakably hers.

Achille ISD parents conspire against 12 year-old transgender student | Planet Transgender

This is beyond anything even remotely acceptable.

 

Achille ISD parents conspire against 12 year-old transgender student | Planet Transgender:

Adults posting on the official Achille ISD Oklahoma Facebook page conspired to physically and emotionally harm a transgender 12-year-old student.

Need A Break? 8 Warning Signs That You’re Mentally And Emotionally Exhausted

Need A Break? 8 Warning Signs That You’re Mentally And Emotionally Exhausted:

Sometimes life starts to spin out of control and it’s tough for us to keep up. Things that once seemed insignificant are suddenly annoying and we find ourselves snapping at others even when they’ve done nothing wrong. This may be a result of mental and emotional exhaustion, and identifying the key warning signs may help you decide if you need to stop, rest, and recharge.

 

Keep reading to find out if you’re suffering from a burnout!

Hurricane Irma forecast to strike Florida Keys as Category 5: Nowhere ‘will be safe’ – ABC News

Hurricane Irma forecast to strike Florida Keys as Category 5: Nowhere ‘will be safe’ – ABC News:

“Hurricane Irma is now forecast to hit the Florida Keys as a Category 5 storm.

Meteorologists expect Irma to make landfall in the Keys between 5 a.m. and 7 a.m. ET on Sunday. Overnight projections of Irma’s path showed less of a threat to the Carolinas as the monster storm appeared likely to move directly up the middle of Florida and curve inland.”