Portal 2

Portal 2: Cooperative Testing Initiative | 12 May 2011 // 5:00 PM

A separate review for Portal 2's co-op? Of course! We here at PopMatters are no slouches, you know.

'Portal 2': Very Much "Still Alive" | 19 Apr 2011 // 10:14 PM

While GLaDOS may have taken on the role of the passive-aggressive mother especially during the closing moments of Portal, the nature of the antagonism present in feminine interpersonal conflict is heightened here in some more traditionally cruel ways.


Moving Pixels Podcast: Stepping Forward into 'Portal 2' | 8 May 2011 // 11:00 PM

Time to reconsider our roles as lab rats.

“Her Name Is Caroline”: Identifying the Misbehaving Woman in 'Portal 2' | 3 May 2011 // 11:00 PM

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.

//Mixed media

Robert DeLong Upgraded for 'In the Cards' (Rough Trade Photos + Tour Dates)

// Notes from the Road

"Robert DeLong ups his musical game with his new album In the Cards and his live show gets a boost too.

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