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Wednesday, May 4 2011

“Her Name Is Caroline”: Identifying the Misbehaving Woman in ‘Portal 2’

By fulfilling the expected obligations of a 1950s “wife", Caroline sounds as if she might as well be married to Johnson, and after all, given Johnson's alignment with American exceptionalism and what it can achieve through technology, he is the “science” that she has married herself to.


Wednesday, April 27 2011

‘Portal 2’ and the Politics of Stupidity

Which is the dictator worthy of fear, the fool or the genius?


Wednesday, March 31 2010

An Intimate Moment With the Computer

I cared about GlaDOS only because she was the one directing me. Oh, and then I really cared about her because she wanted to kill me.


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