Posts tagged "video game"

Fight For $15 Protests Are Taking Place In 230 Cities Nationwide Today

Fight for $15 protests are expanding today, with demonstrations taking place in 230 cities across the United States in support of raising the minimum wage.

Rebecca Vipond Brink | April 15, 2015 - 5:30 pm

“Choice: Texas” Turns The State’s Abortion Struggles Into A Video Game

Texas’ most recent spate of anti-abortion legislation has effectively destroyed women’s access to reproductive healthcare in the state. Your chances of getting a safe abortion in Texas are now dependent…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | September 2, 2013 - 9:00 am

A Real Life Fruit Ninja Will Avenge Your Watermelon

Every time I visit my friend Marlee and her six-year-old daughter Olivia, Olivia ends up commandeering Marlee’s smartphone so we can play Fruit Ninja. Well now, Scott, Brendo and their…

Julie Gerstein | December 25, 2012 - 2:00 pm

A Choose Your Own Adventure “Eclipse” Game

I used to be a big fan of choose-your-own-adventure books, and I also used to be a big cheat. Meaning that when it came to picking my literary destiny,…

Kelli Bender | July 1, 2010 - 2:20 pm

A Tiger Woods Sex Scandal Video Game?

The video game world is about to get a whole lot raunchier. It was enough to be inundated with ‘bloid news of Tiger Woods’ army of mistresses, but a new…

Ami Angelowicz | April 26, 2010 - 4:50 pm

Virgin Territory: Girl Gamers Just Want To Have Fun

Finally, two women have found a way to prove video games are for virgins. After their bosses thought their idea was too risqué, Heather Kelley and Erin Robinson struck out…

Simcha | March 31, 2009 - 11:00 am

Second Life: Virtual Reality Hooker

With over 16 million members, Second Life is the largest user created, 3-D online game world that features everything from malls to vampire castles, plus all the amenities of a…

Simcha | January 12, 2009 - 8:30 pm

PETA Video Game Hunts Sarah Palin

Sarah Palin has gotten a ton of bad press: her teen daughter’s pregnancy, her pricey wardrobe (especially the hooker boots), her future grandma-in-law — who was just arrested on six

Simcha | December 29, 2008 - 6:30 pm

Video Games: Chick Flicks Get Played

The triumvirate of teen queen movies: Pretty In Pink, Mean Girls, and Clueless — are all getting remade into Broadway musicals. Sike! Although we’re sure some of the score will…

Simcha | July 25, 2008 - 7:00 pm