Games

World of Warcraft Dead Again?

The latest post on WoW over at Gamebreaker asks the question; The WoW subscription numbers have taken yet another hit, with a 1.3 million subscriber drop between February and May, Kotaku reports. They add that the subscriber loss has mostly come from eastern markets, but even so, this is over a 25% total loss from …

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Fandom Television

Netflix Hates Firefly Fans

IGN on Facebook It’s kind of been done, with Serenity, but yeah as a series. Let me give you one broad statement about these recovery shows. In almost every case the cult around the show gets more intense and smaller as time goes by. Arrested Development was the rarest of birds in that the audience …

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Economics Politics

Penny Pritzker, Barack Obama’s ‘Fairy Godmother’

Truthdig.com “Pritzker introduced Obama, the neophyte state senator, to the Ladies Who Lunch (that’s really what they call themselves) on Chicago’s Gold Coast. Obama got lunch, gold and better — an introduction to Robert Rubin. Rubin is a former Secretary of the Treasury, former chairman of Goldman Sachs and former co-chairman of Citibank. Even atheists …

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Economics

Obama the Capitalist?

Teanderthal Party on Facebook Sharing only to share the following comment; The system that he figuratively leads isn’t really capitalist, or the stocks would actually represent real values produced in real markets not imaginary dollar figure values for companies that in the end produce very little aside from stock market gains. …So while he has …

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