Cast : Rob, Mike, Paul, and Darryl.
Topics : Diversity in Gaming and the Responsibility of Offensive Content
BS! Sponsors : Meta-Games Unlimited and Obsidian Portal
BS! Memberships: Spooky Outhouse Productions
Music : All music used with permission of Ghoultown

0:02 Jimmy Soul or Here
2:12 Parks and Recreation
4:24 Contest Winner: Rob
6:14 Listener E-Mail
6:56 Dungeons & Dragons
8:40 Paul’s Topic: Diversity in Gaming
8:41 The Lovin’ Spoonful
17:00 The Clan
20:55 St. John and the Dragon (Eichlos’ Note: This is what I get when I do a search.  Paul, if it is wrong let Rob know.)
21:25 Greek Drama
21:49 Anansi
22:35 Tolkien
22:40 Arthurian Legend
22:55 Legend of the Five Rings
23:00 White Wolf
23:03 Kindred of the Ebony Kingdom
25:05 Haitian Voodou
29:00 Mike’s Topic: Responsibility of Offensive Content
29:53 The Sixth Slave
30:50 Jon Stewart
30:53 Crossfire
32:47 Glen Beck
33:21 Michael Richards
35:29 Family Guy
36:14 South Park
37:03 Fred Phelps
42:53 Oprah
43:44 Gabrielle Giffords
48:09 Margaret Weis Productions

Shoutouts
Rob: Cam Banks
Paul: The Unwritten
Mike: Smallville RPG
Darryl: BECK: Mongolian Chop Squad

One Response to “Episode 147 – Offensive Diversity”

fowl sorcerous

February 12th, 2011 - 2:46 pm

in terms of 'ethnic' gamers I have personally gamed with a family of Ojibwa nerds, the gaming store I frequent has a asian woman I regularly rap with about L5R. But the single most memorable encounter I have had with an ethnic gamer is as follows:

I was standing at a crosswalk waiting for the light to change and up rolls the most stereotypical black dude you can imagine: gangsta rapper clothes in a car straight out of pimp my ride (spinnin' rims, pinstripes, the whole 9 yards) blaring hip-hop with the bass too loud and hanging off his rear-view mirror are a pair of fuzzy d20's. I gave him an approving nod. This was the extent of our interaction. I bet he rolled dwarves.

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