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[YT Response] What is a Leader? My response to Activision Blizzard Mass Layoffs (YongYea, Schreier, Palmeri)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n6rwbKzrcd8&t=633s As YongYea rightly points out, this is all rumour at this point, but the situation is still kinda yucky because it is most likely true: Activision is going to lay off a lot of developers while maintaining high salaries and bonuses for the upper level workers. [EDIT: Layoffs have commenced. Around 800 staff laid… Continue reading [YT Response] What is a Leader? My response to Activision Blizzard Mass Layoffs (YongYea, Schreier, Palmeri)

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[YT] Top 10 Naruto Hand to Hand Combat (ViniiTube)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HRrqYPlR-7k ViniiTube's List (#1-#10) Kakashi vs ObitoNaruto vs Sasuke (Final Battle)Naruto & Sasuke vs MomoshikiLee vs KimimaruThe Shinobi Alliance vs MadaraLee vs ShiraSakura vs ShinNaruto vs Sasuke (First Battle)Sasuke vs OrochimaruKakashi vs Kakuzu I wanna add that I really loved the Pain vs Naruto, Gaara vs Lee, and Jiraiya vs Pain fights as well. I… Continue reading [YT] Top 10 Naruto Hand to Hand Combat (ViniiTube)

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[random] Naruto Episode 421: The Meeting I Didn’t Know I Wanted To See

One of the best things about Naruto Shippuuden is the time scope of its narrative. While having flashbacks within flashbacks is often confusing to the point of annoyance, I do have to say I am loving the extended background stories (small arcs) that are cropping up during the war. Warning! Spoilers ahead! As a Kakashi… Continue reading [random] Naruto Episode 421: The Meeting I Didn’t Know I Wanted To See

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[opinion] What Star Wars Disney Can Learn From TV Tokyo’s Boruto

[Warning: Will Contain Spoilers!] Something that is hard for us to recognize nowadays is that the literature we call "classic", such as Chaucer's Canterbury Tales or Shakespeare's Twelfth Night, were, during their times, popular forms of culture. With that perspective in mind, when we look at current stories, myths, and cultural products, we have to… Continue reading [opinion] What Star Wars Disney Can Learn From TV Tokyo’s Boruto