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Curt Schilling on 38 Studios' Demise

Former baseball star Curt Schilling was interviewed this morning on the Dennis & Callahan sports radio show on WEEI in Boston in the first such appearance since the demise of 38 Studios, the developer he founded. Boston.com quotes some of the conversation where Schilling spoke of investing all of his personal assets into the company while never a penny back out. He also says his former employees "have every right to be upset" as they were "blindsided" by the studio's closure after he promised a month or two of advance warning, admitting he "bombed on that one in epic fashion." He also describes the last ditch effort to save the company that failed because Rhode Island refused to go along with the plan, and addresses accusations that his acceptance of tax credits and loan guarantees from the state were hypocritical in light of his outspoken conservative viewpoints: "I don't know how that correlates to this. I donít have any problem with government helping entrepreneurs and businesses." Thanks JJ.

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103. Re: Curt Schilling on 38 Studios' Demise Jun 24, 2012, 20:15 Sepharo
 
Prez wrote on Jun 24, 2012, 20:06:
[removed Prez opinion since he edited]

[H]e has his own faction in Shogun Total War!

http://www.getgamesgo.com/product/total-war-shogun-2-sots-obama-faction

This has to be some kind of joke. In case it gets taken down, here's what the blurb reads:

The Obama Faction Pack
The Obama Faction Pack includes a new playable faction for use in Total War: SHOGUN 2 - Fall of the Samurai.

With long experience of government and administration, the authoritarian people of Obama are unsurpassed in controlling people and trade.

Eh Obama is a Japanese name too. But you're right there's probably some tongue in cheek there.
 
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