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Against Equality

GGOG 19 – Against Equality, Pro E3?

July 23, 2014 | 1 Comments

In our first podcast from different parts of the country – James has moved to St. Louis, while Corey has remained in Boston – we talk about gay marriage and radical queer politics. Specifically, we...

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Wolverine Flexes

GGOG18 – X-Men and Gay Orgies

July 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

The new X-Men movie heads the bill this week (Days of Future Past), and we talk all about its wonderful brilliance. Then, we ask whether a woman should be allowed to attend a gay orgy....

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GGOG17 – Are Games KickstART?

May 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

Are video games art? And how is Kickstarter affecting gaming? These are the topics which engage the Gay Gods of Gaming this week. For our Happy Ending this week we each recommend a Kickstarter project...

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The Satanic Temple

GGOG16 – Dating Satan

May 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

A proposed “Black Mass” at Harvard, and the perils of dating-while-gay are the topics for this week on the Gay Gods of Gaming podcast. What do you do when the Satanic Temple wants to perform...

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GGOG15 – Final Fantasy Showdown

May 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

Which Final Fantasy is the best? That’s the question which animates this week’s discussion, a special episode where Corey and James argue with each other – seemingly without end – about this important question on...

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Got Privilege?

GGOG14 – Check Your Privilege

May 6, 2014 | 0 Comments

Privilege checklists and religious liberals head the bill this week: the Gay Gods of Gaming explore the phenomenon of privilege checklists like this one from gaming site Polygon which enumerates “the invisible benefits of gaming while...

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Angels and Demons

GGOG13 – How Good or Evil is Your Body?

April 29, 2014 | 1 Comments

Body image in the gay community and morality systems in games make up our main topics of the week. How do issues of body image and fitness affect gay men. How do they affect we...

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Controversial women’s rights activist and atheist critic of Islam Ayaan Hirsi Ali is granted an honorary degree by Brandeis, spurring outrage from some student groups and faculty. The offer is  then rescinded: what should the...

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Mozilla CEO Brendan Eich resigns after a storm of criticism following his donation in support of gay-marriage-banning Proposition 8. Debate rages on the interwebz: was he right to step down? Has he been silenced by...

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Internet activists call to #CancelColbert over his “Ching Chong Ding Dong” skit lampooning the owner of the Washington Redskins, while Facebook buys Oculus Rift, sowing fury and despair through much of the gaming community. We...

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