Videogames ARE COOL, Mom

Ian Bogost and his Cow Clicker Shirt
Ian Bogost sporting a shirt from his claim to fame: Cow Clicker

I’ve been reading a lot lately about New Media and, specifically of late, the impact videogames can have as rhetorical devices and impact culture and society.  Not like Halo 3, necessarily (but yeah, that one too, why not?) but in other ways.  Check out this Ian Bogost guy and all the cool stuff he’s done.

http://www.bogost.com/books/how_to_do_things_with_videogam_1.shtml

Also, the title is a joke… my mom really likes videogames.