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House Republican Busted For Illegally Using Campaign Funds For Personal Expenses

It is a violation of federal election laws to use campaign funds to pay for personal expenses, but that’s exactly what California Rep. Duncan Hunter has been busted for doing.

by Stephen D Foster Jr· · News
Religious Right: Ban Video Games To Stop Mass Shootings (VIDEO)

Religious Right: Ban Video Games To Stop Mass Shootings (VIDEO)

The religious right says banning video games is the only way to stop mass shootings.

by Oliver Willis· · News
Christian Entrepreneur Fails At Selling Jesus-Themed Shoes, Creates ‘Kill The F*ggot’ Game Instead

Christian Entrepreneur Fails At Selling Jesus-Themed Shoes, Creates ‘Kill The F*ggot’ Game Instead

Can’t help but think this guy saw all the money people were giving to bigoted pizza parlor owners, and thought he might cash in.

by Jameson Parker· · News
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Target Bans GTA5 For Sex And Violence, Fans Demand It Ban The Bible For Exact Same Reasons

Christian conservatives who want to ban entertainment that depicts sex or violence may want to read their own holy book before they cast that first stone.

by Jameson Parker· · News
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Woman’s Perfect Way To Handle Online Rape Threats She Gets – Contact Senders’ Moms

Sometimes the best way to stop a bully is to talk to the person he fears the most: his mom.

by Jameson Parker· · News
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‘Mythbuster’ Adam Savage Takes Shot At Sexist Fox News In Defense Of Women In Gaming And Science (AUDIO)

‘Mythbusters’ star Adam Savage came to the defense of women in gaming and science against the ongoing sexism and harassment known as GamerGate and took a shot at male Fox News hosts at the same time.

by Stephen D Foster Jr· · News
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Ten Negative Messages The Republican Party Is Sending To America’s Kids

What lessons are republican representatives teaching America’s kids? Here are ten of the worst things the right wing role models for our children.

by Randa Morris· · News
InfoWars’ Alex Jones And Guest Claim Second Amendment Doesn’t Apply To Angry ‘Liberal Shooters’

InfoWars’ Alex Jones And Guest Claim Second Amendment Doesn’t Apply To Angry ‘Liberal Shooters’

Just when we’d almost forgotten that stupid, right-wing “liberal shooters’ meme, InfoWars brings it back. We’ve debunked it, but they didn’t get the memo.

by T. Steelman· · News
Robertson enlightens us that when one kills in a game like Grand Theft Auto, especially when done 'gleefully,' they are essentially murdering in real life. Image @ QuarkMagazine

Pat Robertson Declares Video Game Murder Is The Same Thing As Real Murder (VIDEO)

Robertson enlightens us that when one kills in a game like Grand Theft Auto, especially when done ‘gleefully,’ they are essentially murdering in real life.

by Sean Conners· · News
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Republican Congressman Outrageously Links Abortion To School Shootings (VIDEO)

By attempting to link gun violence to abortion, North Dakota’s GOP appears desperate enough to say anything to advance their agenda, even if it’s a lie.

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
Pat Robertson Reaches Out To Young People, By Calling Video Games A Gateway To Occultism (VIDEO)

Pat Robertson Reaches Out To Young People, By Calling Video Games A Gateway To Occultism (VIDEO)

The one-time presidential candidate claimed the role-playing game Dungeons & Dragons has “literally destroyed people’s lives.”

by Nathaniel Downes· · News
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14-Year-Old Christian School Student Shoots Parents, Blames Video Games

The prosecutor is thinking of charging the boy as an adult, for 2 counts of attempted first-degree murder, and asked for $1 million in bail.

by T. Steelman· · News
GOP Recycles Tired Mantra: Video Games Inspire Gun Massacres

GOP Recycles Tired Mantra: Video Games Inspire Gun Massacres

You’ll forgive me if I’m not impressed with Sen. Grassley’s (R-HADOUKEN!) histrionics.

by Justin Rosario· · News
The David Pakman Show – NRA Releases Shooting Game After Saying Video Games Cause Violence (VIDEO)

The David Pakman Show – NRA Releases Shooting Game After Saying Video Games Cause Violence (VIDEO)

Just one month after the Newtown, CT shootings — which the NRA blamed at least partly on violent video games — the NRA releases a shooting game app with targets.

by David Pakman· · News
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Stephen Colbert Calls NRA Chief ‘F^*#&d In The Head’ (VIDEO)

Who better than Yosemite Sam, Wayne LaPierre, and Sheriff Joe Arpaio to help keep things rational and reasonable?

by Wendi Petit· · News
Why Is The NRA Blaming Mass Shootings On Video Games?

Why Is The NRA Blaming Mass Shootings On Video Games?

Is it really about video games or is it about money?

by Christie Ward· · News
Let’s Ban Violent Video Games! Said No One That Actually Plays Them Ever

Let’s Ban Violent Video Games! Said No One That Actually Plays Them Ever

Video games have about as much to do with the tragedy in Connecticut as the killer’s shoe size.

by Justin Rosario· · News
Who Needs Drugs When You’ve Got Farmville?

Who Needs Drugs When You’ve Got Farmville?

The latest video games are developed in partnership with psychiatric professionals with the goal to get you addicted.

by Nathaniel Downes· · Current Issues
Gay Jedis With Pink Lightsabers?! Lesbian Aliens?! Conservatives Freak Out Over Depiction Of Homosexuality In Video Games

Gay Jedis With Pink Lightsabers?! Lesbian Aliens?! Conservatives Freak Out Over Depiction Of Homosexuality In Video Games

For a group that claims to venerate ‘the family,’ the FFA sure is intent on taking away the power from parents to decide what is best for their children.