I figured that since people are watching the Twitch Doctor Who marathon, covering 500 episodes from the 26 seasons of Classic Who, with the marathon airing over the course of 7 weeks, it would be fun to have a weekly discussion open thread.
Thirty thousand kilometers. That's how far JL2579 has to travel to get to the edge of Minecraft--more than twice the diameter of Earth. You can watch him do it live, right here.
To random bystanders, the protagonist of 'Twitch Plays Pokémon' must have seemed strange—having thousands of people control the movement of a single character makes Red seem erratic. Now imagine what it must've felt like to be the mother of a kid that acts that way.
Twitch Plays Pokémon is back, and now they're playing Pokémon Crystal. I know the feeling, and the need to keep your friends together and a good thing going. But it's never as good as the first time. Still, if you want to watch, here it is.