Ratzilla Terror for Swedish Family

Satire

Ratzilla Terror for Swedish Family

A 15-inch rat, inevitably dubbed “Ratzilla” by almost every media publication in the world (including this one) has been found in the kitchen of a Swedish family in Stockholm. As well as having a surname that defies numerous English grammar rules, the Bengtsson-Korsas’s also realized they were playing host to a cat-sized rodent that had […]

Gamemaker Premiers ‘Squeeze Putin’s Cronies’ Boardgame (Satire)

Gamemaker Premiers ‘Squeeze Putin’s Cronies’ Boardgame (Satire)

A collaborative calling itself Witness to History, composed of Silicon Valley gamemakers, progressive US media types, innovative educators, and Ukrainian activists combines education on the Crimea crisis with ribald entertainment. The gamemaker team premiers Squeeze Putin’s Cronies, at least the boardgame version, at a hackathon— a freewheeling project-oriented workshop for interdisciplinary digital work— this weekend […]