SeyroonTheMage wrote:I wouldn't say it's a completely ignorant strawman. There were several references to specific people/events clearly *** in nature, as well as generally parodying known *** tactics.
To elaborate on this a little bit...
SeyroonTheMage wrote:Today I'm going to point out all the ways in which Chess is sexist, racist, and homophobic.
This is an allusion to the infamous lines uttered at the beginning of this video.
Fexelea I think posted a version of the ensuing song already, but I'm posting it again as this version includes some examples of supposedly sexist things, like milk, I was at a loss for earlier. You might notice there's an image seemingly showing people unironically claiming Chess is, in fact, racist and sexist from six years ago
from the time the video was made, presumably, which was in 2015. I swear I knew nothing about this.
SeyroonTheMage wrote:He's always hogging the game board, blocking the aisles and leaving no room for the Queen to walk or sit, creating an unsafe space from which she cannot escape the various other pieces' continuous coffee-getting invitations, dad jokes, Tweets, and other such PTSD-inducing **** and death-threats.
This alludes to the whole manspreading hysteria and this, this,