How do you guys feel about being "Jezebel's Comment-Driven Sister Site"?
[Burt has indicated - quite charitably - that it may have been to preserve our space from unwelcome visitors. It's a nice thought! Perhaps. But I am cynical.]

I am unclear whether Jessica Coen shared this or wrote it originally on Kotaku, but find it frustrating that they can't even credit their own sister-site by name.

Why is this on Kotaku rather than Jezebel? I don't visit Kotaku often, but have gleaned from your commentary that they care more about the X-box than the ladies. Doesn't this impact ladies? I have also gleaned from commentary that there are a lot of Jez and GroupThink ladies who use X-box.

Additionally, if this is the official Jezebel take on things: Where is Burt's credit? Where is Eldritch's name? I get that we can be mainpaged willy-nilly without recognition, but I have to think a large part of the reaction from X-Box Corporate stemmed from the Twitter rally introduced to this space by one of our own.

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Since Burt gets mainpaged (basically) on the daily, it's not like the authors and editors don't know the name. C'mon, people. Let's share a little credit where credit is due, eh?


Disclaimer: I do not X-box, nor do I wish to X-box.
Additional Disclaimer: I have mixed feelings about main-paging, but ultimately have decided that it's part of sharing information here on GroupThink, or anywhere.
Additional Additional Disclaimer: I am still struggling to form a coherent opinion on GroupThink authors who are mainpaged on a weekly basis without being compensated for their contributions. I don't want to talk about that here and if you do, you will be summarily dismissed.