Ah, the "looks worse than last gen" meme. Man, such a classic of the early bullcrap people say in a console generation. I always like to keep track of how long it keeps popping up. You just have to be careful about separating when people mean it versus when it's deliberate hyperbole. » 7/19/14 2:30am Saturday 2:30am

I don't know that I agree. Falcon is best known for being Cap's sidekick. The one reason why the Thor thing is more interesting than this is that Batman basically did this "sidekick takes over for legendary hero" very recently, so we've sort of seen this before. Also note War Machine, which started as straight-up Iron… » 7/17/14 1:00am Thursday 1:00am

Wait, you guys were watching live in class? I mean, I remember it from the news at the time, but the notion of a bunch of schoolchildren watching it happen live... huh. 30 years after the fact and with the Challenger being a footnote in my own historical memory as it is, there IS a sense of jingoistic irony to that. » 7/05/14 3:42pm 7/05/14 3:42pm

I think his delivery is too... sound-boothy. It sounds like it was meant to be altered or filtered to sound robotic, kinda like in Portal, but then they didn't do that, so now it sounds like a person reading their lines in a monotone. » 6/19/14 3:22am 6/19/14 3:22am