The Lies We Tell Age-Gates

I wasn't really born in 1863. But I just lied and told an age-gate on the website for the game publisher Bethesda that I was. And the dumb thing believed me. (This is how we keep the children safe.)

You've probably lied to an age-gate, too. But how?

I asked this question on Twitter yesterday.

Some replies...

And, look! An honest person...

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