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by Jonathan Rothwell

[LINK] Funny thing happened on the way to the comments section

An unscientific sample, yes, but an interesting contrast between the comments on pieces by male writers and female writers.

Also worth it for this fabulous quote that sums up the Hitman: Absolution controversy in a nutshell.

That doesn't change the fact that this trailer is treating its male demographic like a pack of leering Neanderthals who can't resist a flash of thigh while a woman gets her throat cut. I'm not telling you not to play the game, or even that you're wrong for wanting to play the game; I'm saying that the way it is being marketed is *not okay*.

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