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Why are Carson, Jindal and Huckabee citing cultural decline for gun killing sprees?

Ben Carson, the neurosurgeon who's fought his way to co-frontrunner status in the Republican presidential primary, told USA Today's Susan Page Tuesday that he'd "feel much more comfortable" with more guns on campus in the hands of administrators or authority figures.<p>"If I had a little kid in …

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Guns are cuddly security blankets: How the media helps right-wing gun nuts push propaganda

The Washington Post “fact checks” Obama on guns. But he was right: More guns lead to more gun deaths<p>Conservative politicians and pundits lie and distort far more than liberals do. At the same time, conservatives have a well-known persecution complex, frequently accusing the mainstream media of …

Guns in the U.S.: We're better at killing Americans than our enemies are

If your gut tells you that mass public shootings are alarmingly common, your gut's right.<p>The Federal Bureau of Investigation defines a mass murder as four or more deaths during a single incident with no distinct time period between killings. By this definition, according to<p>Northeastern …

Barack Obama: "States with the most gun laws tend to have the fewest gun deaths."

The Truth-o-Meter says: Mostly True | Obama: More gun laws means fewer gun deaths </ br>In the wake of a Oct. 1 shooting spree in Oregon that killed …

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Why America Won't Quit Guns

History, politics and Hollywood give firearms an implacable hold.<p>WASHINGTON -- Sandy Hook. Charleston. Roseburg. The ghastly roll call of gun violence in America is ever lengthening.<p>The United States has the highest per capita rate of gun ownership in the world (Yemen is a rather distant second) …

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Boy, 11, shoots and kills girl, 8, police say

Police say an 11-year-old Tennessee boy used his father’s 12-gauge shotgun to “intentionally” shoot an 8-year-old girl in the chest on Saturday, killing her.<p>The unidentified boy has been charged with first-degree murder.<p>“It’s a sad situation,” Jefferson County Sheriff G.W. “Bud” McCoig told the …

Katie Pavlich: Yes, Obama does want to take your guns

Within hours of the killings at Umpqua Community College in Oregon last week, President Obama stepped to the White House lectern, admittedly without …

7 Incredibly Biased Arguments Against Gun Control

Hi, and thanks for actually reading the text of this article, unlike the hundreds of gun owners already screaming in the comments. The ones who can't …

You Take Away Guns, And Someone’s Just Gonna Invent, Manufacture, And Use A High-Powered Knife Launcher

Like everybody else, I was sickened by last week’s shooting in Oregon that killed nine people and wounded several more. At a time like this, it’s …

The Pros And Cons Of Gun Control

While anti-violence activists continue to push for stricter gun laws including an all-out ban on assault weapons, gun advocates have dug in their …

Why we're still debating guns in 2016

<b>(CNN) —</b> <i>CNN Opinion rounded up a selection of op-eds from both sides of the gun debate in America--one that continues to rage, with highly publicized shootings in Charleston, Chattanooga, Lafayette, Roanoke, the campus of Umpqua Community College in Oregon, and San Bernardino, California, where at</i> …

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Don't Miss: How to train players right, so they don't hate learning to play

In this timeless article, designer Mike Stout takes a look at examples of in-game training that skip the boring tutorials and teach players the rules …

Game Design

Nintendo's Shigeru Miyamoto explaining World 1-1 is the best game design lesson of the week

The level design of Mario games often seems simple, while gradually and invisibly teaching the player what they should be doing and how they should be doing it. Ideas are introduced in a safe space, and then the safety nets are removed so the player can put those lessons into action before the …

Unity - A Gentle Introduction to Shaders

We can safely say that Unity has made game development easier for a lot of people. Something where it still has a long way to go is, with no doubt, …

How to be a Resourceful Indie Game Developer

The thought of making a video game can be daunting. There’s code to write, 3D assets to model and texture, sound design, music, gameplay, voice …

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