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The Petri Dish State

Saturday, November 30th, 2013

I am Ukrainian. I have been avoiding defining myself in this way my whole life, because where I come from stating your nationality is often associated with nationalism, and the latter is glorified. I am not a nationalist. As a matter of fact, I despise it as I do the rest of hate ideologies, but […]

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An Open Letter to Lucy Kellaway and Everyone Who Still Thinks Games Are a Waste of Time

Monday, November 5th, 2012

This post is my answer to an article in The Financial Times. Entertainment is stigmatized in modern culture. If whatever it is you’re doing is not considered to be serious enough, you’re “wasting your time.” Well, guess what, I don’t want games to be useful. I don’t want them to train soldiers, keep you fit, […]

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