The schoolday I’ll never forget: ‘We were told about periods and I wanted to disappear’

Let me take you back to south-west London circa 1988. Eddi Reader singing, “It’s got to be-ee-ee-ee-ee-ee-ee perrrrrrrr-fect” on the radio and Margaret Thatcher in No 10 for all eternity. A time when internalised misogyny is so deeply internalised that no one knows it exists. I’m nine-ish, sporting a dark-blue checked dress and a nonchalant […]

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Quake gets a visual overhaul on Xbox, PlayStation, and Switch for its 25th birthday

QuakeCon, the annual fan convention for the legendary first-person shooter, was canceled last year during the pandemic, but it’s back today with a nailgun-like bang. Machine Games and id Software have teamed up to create a visually enhanced version of the original Quake game, after June 22nd marked the 25th anniversary of the game’s release. […]

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Washington cuts four, must make one more move before deadline

With Tuesday’s deadline to reduce rosters to 80 players upcoming, Washington has moved on from four players. The Football Team announced that cornerback Jordan Brown, offensive tackle Rick Leonard, linebacker Justin Phillips, and defensive tackle Justus Reed have been cut. Brown, Leonard, and Phillips each spent time on Washington’s practice squad last year, though none […]

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