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June 19, 2015
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Way to throw someone under a bus, Wil

Up Front Wheaton

Game Boxes Made Better with Wil Wheaton

“We had a producer whose primary job was to make sure we knew the rules to the games, and played correctly. I trusted this producer to be on top of these things, and I trusted this producer to ensure that we played the games properly.”


Reading Wil’s apology for screwing up the rules for a few games on Table Top I was waiting for the “…and that producer was me.” It never comes. Shame. It feels like a bit of a dick move blaming someone else.


Update: See also – Fuck the Internet Shame Spiral


“So the next time somebody sucks you into an internet shame spiral, remember that it’s a form of policing. To stop the cycle, we need to get back to the bedrock of what started this fight in the first place, and decide which side is right based on the substance of their arguments — not on tone.”


Yup, guilty…