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Sim(ply) Irresistible: On Bad Puns and (In)Appropriate Behavior in The Sims Social

Names of the Sims involved have been withheld to protect the innocent. EA Games released The Sims in early 2000. I was in the middle of writing my dissertation. I was trying to finish, sell our house, and get ready to relocate for my first academic job. I was stressed out and desperate. I’m not […]