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Take a crack at it: The top 10 stories you may have missed this week

arstechnica.com
Security was a big theme this week, with researchers finding another critical Java vulnerability as well as a command-and-control setup called "Red October" that has been spying on governments. Google also tackled new approaches to the password, using a physical cryptographic card. Our stories this week were wide-ranging, however, so check...
Take a crack at it: The top 10 stories you may have missed this week

"Not a single person at the Aurora, Colorado theater shot back..."

parislemon.com
"Not a single person at the Aurora, Colorado theater shot back...": I just quoted Roger Ebert's excellent New York Times op-ed about the Aurora shooting, but really, you should read the whole thing. The entire thing is quote-worthy.  Another key excerpt: Should this young man -- whose nature was apparently so...
"Not a single person at the Aurora, Colorado theater shot back..."

National Rifle Association gun lobby shuts down Facebook and Twitter activity

www.telegraph.co.uk
The National Rifle Association, America's gun lobby, has maintained an uneasy silence online in the wake of the Sandy Hook school massacre, even as debate over gun control rages on Facebook and Twitter....
National Rifle Association gun lobby shuts down Facebook and Twitter activity

Gun lobby releases shooting game

www.bbc.co.uk
National Rifle Association launches shooting game - approved for young children - a month after the Sandy Hook tragedy....
Gun lobby releases shooting game

Letters: Sunday Dialogue: A New School Schedule?

www.nytimes.com
Readers react to a proposal for a longer school year and day.    ...
Letters: Sunday Dialogue: A New School Schedule?
TrackingPoint's Wi-Fi networked sniper scope can lock onto targets from afar and stream gun sight video

NRA's Plan: If We Blame Video Games & Movies For Sandy Hook Massacre, Perhaps People Will Stop Blaming Guns

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There's been a fair amount of discussion about "gun control" in the wake of the Sandy Hook massacre -- and whether or not you believe that gun control is important or that it wouldn't have made a difference one way or the other (and I've seen both arguments over and...
NRA's Plan: If We Blame Video Games & Movies For Sandy Hook Massacre, Perhaps People Will Stop Blaming Guns

Jim Carrey hit as eBay users sell memorabilia for gun money

www.guardian.co.uk
After star's anti-gun lobby skit rouses right-wing ire, eBay listings say Carrey products will raise money for NRAEbay has found itself caught up in the ongoing row over Jim Carrey's recent pro-gun control comedy skit, in which the Canadian-born comic riffed on former NRA chief Charlton Heston's famous "cold dead...
Jim Carrey hit as eBay users sell memorabilia for gun money
Yes, a US Senator just said games are a bigger problem than guns

National Rifle Association releases free shooting game

venturebeat.com
The National Rifle Association has rolled out a 3D shooting app for users to take target practice. The pro-gun lobby has been highly critical of the gaming industry in the past. A week after the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary in Newtown, Conn., chief executive officer Wayne LaPierre (pictured...
National Rifle Association releases free shooting game
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