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Whose job is it to decipher well this threat is real or not?

When you make a death threat, it's real.

How is Steam supposed to say "Yeah, those crazy kids said they were going to murder our CEO but we're pretty sure they're kidding"?

How could they ever have a business meeting or give them a tour of the facility or do anything together at all?

They can't.

What that developer did was throw off the social contract and invoke the law of the jungle - and once you do that with someone, it's almost impossible to come back. Oh... now you're "sorry"?

How do I know this isn't just a ploy for me to let my guard down? There is no way to know because you've said that you don't abide by the social contract - your words cannot be trusted.

Everyone should stop and realize that if a person threatens to murder you - to your face - and if that threat is even slightly credible, you're usually justified in responding with force, up to lethal force. There are a lot of "it depends" in that statement, but if someone is seething with anger and you're actually afraid for your life, then you're justified in neutralizing that threat.

I worry that too many kids grow up in a bubble with no thought to just how serious they may be taken when they decide to lash out.
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Don't be sad gamers, there are 10,000 more indie games with those super cool hipster 8-bit graphics to choose from.

Just read through the guy's Twitter....

.....with tweets like that, 'professionalism' is not in his vocabulary. Got what he deserved.

I'm going to assume he's very young and a part of the 'entitlement generation'. No offense to our young forum members on here though. thumb.gif
    
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Not only did this guy ruin himself, but he ruined anyone in the gaming industry associated with him.

GOOD JOB!
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At this rate Radio Shack wont even take him. I'd feel bad for him but this is all his fault and he has it coming.
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Wow, this guy can't keep his mouth shut, er or stop his twittering lol.
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I dont think he'll be able to get a job anywhere after this, If I was considering him as a candidate for a position and found this info out; I wouldn't hire him. I'd blacklist him.

What he needs is a name change and counselling, the only place that'll hire him is a place that doesnt care who he is (temp agency).
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Don't be sad gamers, there are 10,000 more indie games with those super cool hipster 8-bit graphics to choose from.

Just read through the guy's Twitter....

.....with tweets like that, 'professionalism' is not in his vocabulary. Got what he deserved.

I'm going to assume he's very young and a part of the 'entitlement generation'. No offense to our young forum members on here though. thumb.gif

Wow.

No, it's not "Valve wins because Valve." It's "Valve wins because you made a death threat against their CEO."
post #68 of 162
This guy lol..........




....the chances of him doing anything in the industry anytime soon are pretty much null.
    
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Guy's out of the company by now. And it gets better by the minute...












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An absolutely spoiled brat.
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