• American politics are so broken that even a power-saving Xbox update is controversial

    7 days ago - By GamesRadar

    On the off chance you needed another one, here's a severe indictment of the American political landscape: an innocuous, opt-in update enabling new power settings for Xbox consoles has become a Republican talking point in the party's war against all things perceived to be "woke." Senator Ted Cruz bemoaned on Twitter that after "gas stoves, then your coffee, now they're gunning for your Xbox." As ever, there's no telling who "they" are among countless imagined boogeymen, but I don't remember Microsoft announcing new power saving options for stoves or coffee pots. Congressman Troy Nehls...
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  • Conservatives Declare War On Xbox For Scandalous Power Saving Options

    Conservatives Declare War On Xbox For Scandalous Power Saving Options

    7 days ago - By Forbes

    Microsoft is “forcing games into powering down their Xbox consoles in order to fight climate change” reads the intro of a new post on The Blaze, which was promptly shared by conservatives all over the internet, making its way up to even Senator Ted Cruz,
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