Adam Baldwin is an American film and television actor most notable for his roles in Full Metal Jacket, Independence Day, Firefly, and Serenity. He has also served as a voice actor for various video games, including Halo 3, Halo 3: ODST, Half Life 2: Episode 2, and Mass Effect 2. Baldwin is a supporter of GamerGate and is credited as creator of the original hashtag.
The first use of the #GamerGate hashtag as a reference to the consumer revolt was by Adam Baldwin on Twitter. Created on the 27th August 2014, the tweet included links to videos regarding the Zoe Quinn Scandal. The hashtag gained popularity on Twitter, other social media, and message boards, and would go on to represent what is now known as GamerGate.
First Gamer Gate Tweet Links "Quinnspiracy Theory" Videos
Adam Baldwin's first use of the GamerGate hahtag published 27 Aug 2014
- Part 3: White Castles and Ivory Towers: Published Sept 2014
- Part 4: The Path We've Taken: Published 27 Sept 2014
Radio Nero interviews Adam Baldwin
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Petition to ban from comic convention
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