Jon Snow interviews Charlie Brooker on Channel 4 News [x]
YOU KNOW NOTHING, JON SNOW
As someone who professionally tests video games for the most successful publisher of casual video games in the world, I can verify that statement: some AAA video games have mostly-male audiences. We alone have tens of millions of customers, however, and 95% of them are women. Call of Duty may be mostly men, but our customers outnumber them by at least one order of magnitude.
Idiots believe the console maker hype about gender demographics in gaming. Ask people who don’t work for Microsoft or Sony about women in gaming.
It just doesn’t get as much press.
You know, for a crazy homeless person, he’s pretty cut.
Can we please take a moment to appreciate how intensely Thor is trying to figure out what the fuck jeans are.
and how he’s probably not wearing any underwear underneath it
Now my initial wide-eyed absence of eloquence has been exorcised, here is the duly considered, theatre lover review of Coriolanus.
Goes without saying, herein lie production spoilers, so if you’re going to see it and want to be surprised by the staging, best to stop reading.
And I said this on twitter, but it bears repeating here.
God bless whoever decided to put Tom Hiddleston in those trousers.
Caitlin Moran on Benedict Cumberbatch in this week’s Celeb Watch (At number 3!)
This week, the most staggeringly unlikely bitch-off in the history of pop was recounted by one of the participants themselves — Bendybum Cumbybag, aka Bumperdinck Cumberbats, aka Benedict Cumberbatch — in an interview with GQ.
Really, if you’ve got a former Harrovian, plum-voiced sex actor v the Long-Reigning and Dirty-Fighting Queen of Pop, Madonna, you’d know where to place your bets if things got a bit hissy. BUT YOU’D BE WRONG.
“I met Madonna,” Cumberbatch recounted. “She said, ‘You’re the one with the strange name’. I said, ‘Yes, I am, Madonna …..’”
TEN POINTS AND A VIP BOOTH AT RUPAUL’S DRAG RACE TO FENDERWICKS CLUMBERHOUND.
Crispyduck bringing all the lols to the yard today.