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Muslims Are Nazis, USA Today Jokes

Here’s the cartoon, by Cameron Cardow of the <b>Ottawa Citizen</b>, that <b>USA Today</b> selected as its daily editorial cartoon for February 2:<p>It’s not a terribly …

War is the new normal: 7 reasons America can’t escape conflict

No sooner do we withdraw from one Middle Eastern country than we reengage another. It’s a cycle we refuse to break<p>It was launched immediately after the 9/11 attacks, when I was still in the military, and almost immediately became known as the Global War on Terror, or GWOT. Pentagon insiders called …

War

These 11 apps and websites will make you miss your childhood

Product Hunt, a discovery website that shows you the newest startups and products, has collected a bunch of websites and apps that will make you want to relive the past. Product Hunt founder Ryan Hoover even wrote a blog post about how he thinks the emotional power of nostalgia makes it a perfect …

Retrogaming

How deadly was the poison gas of WW1?

<b>The first major gas attack in war occurred 100 years ago this weekend, in what is now Poland. Gas soon became a routine feature of trench warfare, horrifying soldiers more than any conventional weapon. But was it actually as deadly as its terrible reputation suggests?</b><p>As he climbed to the top of the …

Oxford University

Noam Chomsky discusses terrifying “American Sniper” mentality

Chomsky compares the mentality of Chris Kyle to America’s drone operation<p>Noam Chomsky discussed the film "American Sniper" at an event held by the Baffler, last week in Cambridge, Mass. The noted linguist, philosopher and political commentator discussed the film, and drew comparisons with the …

Noam Chomsky

Life in Japan — An 18-part look inside Japan’s game industry

"Ever since I was a child I've loved Godzilla and Ultraman and fantasy monsters too."<p>"[The controversy] wasn't a surprise at all ... I wanted that attention from the media."<p>"I'd want to have a disclaimer ... 'Not for casual users. Only for hardcore gamers.'"<p>"I think we need to [find a killer app] …

Pay What You Want: Game Design Course Bundle | Cult of Mac Deals

<b>Make Real Games: Become a Unity 3D Power User Course</b><p>Master Unity 3D w/ 105 Lectures + 19 Hours of Content<p><b>Professional Video Game Art School Course</b><p>83 Hours of Software Training + 2D/3D Drawing Techniques<p><b>Engage Your Customers w/ Gamification Course</b><p>Understand Engagement Science & Gamification w/ 29 …

Want to learn to code? Get 90% off this Java developer course bundle

Wondering which programming language to learn in 2015? Whether you want to build apps for the Web, desktop, Android devices or for Internet of Things-enabled gadgets, Java is a great choice. It’s a powerful object-oriented language that’s easy to learn, write, debug and use.<p>If you’re ready to take …

Pay What You Want: Back-End Developer Course Bundle

If you’re looking to develop for multiple different platforms without breaking the bank, perhaps the “pay what you want” model is for you. Whether you’re a beginner or advanced developer, this bundle will have something you can take advantage of. So how can you learn to develop for Python, Ruby or …

Programming

Chechen leader targets families as insurgents swear loyalty to leader of Islamic State

Dispatch: Deadly attack on Grozny prompts brutal reprisals that critics say will fuel new radicalisation and violence<p>The gunmen arrived in the capital of Chechnya around midnight.<p>They had commandeered three taxis in a village an hour away, kidnapped and trussed up the drivers and left them in a …

Should we be worried about mobile games?

The other day I tweeted something I noticed in the app store. Only 5 of the top 25 apps were games. In an unscientific scan of my memory, over the …

Why religion unleashes humanity’s most violent impulses

Terrorism can’t be blamed on religion alone, but murder and brutality are elemental to almost every major faith<p>The year 2015 has opened to slaughter in the name of gods. In Paris, two Islamist brothers executed Charlie Hebdo cartoonists “in defense of the Prophet,” while an associate killed …

Religion
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Gaming Industry