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Gamergate is a distillation of the worst of the worst of the Internet, taking the form of a 2014 4chan raid that went on for far too long; showing everyone how reactionary, virulently misogynistic, and frankly stupid the cellarian underbelly of the video gaming community can be.
That turned out to be a load of rubbish, of course, as PC gaming continues to flourish.
The relationship between the two sets of gamers is set for an interesting turn as Sony and Microsoft enters the next age of consoles. Rage Factor: 6/10Ever wondered why your shoes have holes in? That's because you're a PC Gamer and all of your pay packet has been spent on upgrades.
Gamergate as a whole is an amorphous and leaderless hate mob, but a few particularly heinous assholes show up now and again to lead Gamergate to their pet cause.
The cream of the crop include vloggers Phil Mason, Carl Benjamin, and Davis Aurini; failed tabloid journalist turned alt-right media gadfly Milo Yiannopoulos; feminist in-name-only Christina Hoff Sommers; and just terrible science fiction writer Theodore Beale.
Many experts say lack of trust won’t hinder increased public reliance on the internet.