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A School Field Trip To Play Shooting Games?

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 02.09.2013 | New York

In a move New York City Schools Chancellor Dennis Walcott called "a mistake," students from the Bronx High School of Visual Arts took a field trip to ...

Beyond Gun Control: Regulating Virtual Violence and Video Games

Sanjay Sanghoee | Posted 04.02.2013 | Politics
Sanjay Sanghoee

Worthwhile as gun control is, America also needs to address violence from the other side -- the side of our culture.

Amid Heated Gun Rhetoric, Controversial Games March On

Ad Age | Posted 01.28.2013 | Politics

Game publisher Activision is seemingly unfazed by the national conversation surrounding gun violence and the insinuations that violent media may have ...

Jay Mewes Reveals Details on Jay and Silent Bob Animated Movie (VIDEO)

Shira Lazar | Posted 03.26.2013 | Entertainment
Shira Lazar

In Noobz, Mewes plays the manager of a video game store who's training for a potentially life-changing Gears of War tournament with his fellow gamers.

What Are Violent Video Games Doing To Us? It's Complicated

Posted 01.18.2013 | Science

For all their popularity, video games -- violent ones in particular -- get a pretty bad rap. They've come under fire for making our kids lazy, insubor...

And The Best Selling Video Games Of 2012 Are...

The Huffington Post | Drew Guarini | Posted 07.09.2013 | Technology

Despite the blockbuster releases of two "Call of Duty" games and "Halo 4," the video game industry had another down year in 2012, according to a year-...

Violence Prevention Starts at Home

Jose Aristimuno | Posted 02.25.2013 | Parents
Jose Aristimuno

Yes, lets address the issue of gun control, mental illnesses, and everything else. But before we start pointing fingers, lets start by looking at ourselves in the mirror. What can we, as parents, brothers or sisters, do to prevent these tragedies from happening again?

Ben Hallman

NRA Fingers Gun Violence Scapegoat

HuffingtonPost.com | Ben Hallman | Posted 12.21.2012 | Business

Guns should not be the focus of public attention following the massacre of children at an elementary school in Connecticut, the top lobbyist for the N...

Cerberus's Investors Must Demand More

Richard Robbins | Posted 02.20.2013 | Business
Richard Robbins

Ironically, the only impact that the tragedy in Newtown has had for the Freedom Group, Cerberus and its investors so far is a massive INCREASE in sales, as gun shops are reporting their highest sales in decades.

The Other Type Of Stock Thats Tanking After Newtown

AP | Posted 02.19.2013 | Business

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Shares of video game makers and sellers fell Thursday in the aftermath of a mass shooting at a Connecticut elementary school, whi...

What Politicians And Video Gamers Are Saying About The Games Adam Lanza Played

AP | By LOU KESTEN | Posted 02.18.2013 | Technology

WASHINGTON (AP) — In the days since the massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn., a shell-shocked nation has looked for reasons. T...

Gerry Smith

Why Adam Lanza May Have Failed To Cover His Digital Tracks

HuffingtonPost.com | Gerry Smith | Posted 12.19.2012 | Technology

Before going on a murderous rampage last week, Adam Lanza reportedly took a dramatic step to erase his digital history: He removed the hard drive from...

New 'Call Of Duty' Reviewed By A Critic, An Analyst And An Academic

VentureBeat | Posted 02.04.2013 | Technology

The video game industry has a number of mega-franchises -- Warcraft, Halo, The Elder Scrolls -- but none of these command the same level of attention ...

Australian Father Smashes Continuous Gaming Record, Plays Call Of Duty For Over Five Days Straight

The Huffington Post | Meredith Bennett-Smith | Posted 11.21.2012 | Technology

Okan Kaya really likes Call of Duty. The 28-year-old Australian and father of two demonstrated just how much he loves the first-person shooter game...

The Coolest Video Games of Fall and Winter

Lawrence Bonk | Posted 01.06.2013 | Technology
Lawrence Bonk

Fall and winter, aka the holiday season, are when the game publishers pull out the big guns. Get ready for your wallet to get a great deal lighter. Here are the titles to look out for over the next few months.

Resident Evil 6 -- Live Commentary From SeaNanners and Voice Star Matthew Mercer (VIDEO)

Shira Lazar | Posted 12.04.2012 | Technology
Shira Lazar

YouTuberSeaNanners brings his famous gaming commentary live to the What's Trending studio while answering fan questions and guiding me through Residen...

The Soldier in All of Us

James Hirsch | Posted 10.22.2012 | Arts
James Hirsch

The realities of war do not go away by themselves. The nightmares and the contradictions don't disappear. And yet, in the midst of this struggle, someone decides to give an award to a commercial that celebrates the very violence our veterans can't seem to shake.

Top 10 WORST Places To Find A Wife

Posted 08.03.2012 | Weddings

Looking for a wife? Twitter knows where not to find one. Click through the slideshow below for Twitter users' opinions on the places you'll definit...

WATCH: Conan's New Video Games

Posted 04.05.2012 | Comedy

Conan O'Brien announced some lesser-known new video games on his show Wednesday night, and believe us, you're going to want to get these. Even though ...

CALL OF BOOTY: Woman Allegedly Seduced Teen Through Video Game

The Huffington Post | Hilary Tuttle | Posted 03.14.2012 | Crime

One Maine family is learning that sometimes the virtual battlefield includes some very real dangers. Last year, a 14-year-old boy met Cassandra Gra...

Why Are You So Angry, Birds?

Ali MacLean | Posted 04.07.2012 | Comedy
Ali MacLean

Look, Fowl Freaks, whatever your beef is with the pigs, setting yourself on fire and launching yourself as a homemade bomb through a crudely made sling shot is not the answer. I have to ask you to leave my boyfriend out of it.

America 2012 and the Moral Imperative to Walk Away From Big Bank Debt

Nicholas Carroll | Posted 03.26.2012 | Business
Nicholas Carroll

The 99 Percenters also have power. We have the power to dictate masses of smaller individual deals, on underwater homes and usurious interest. We can simply reduce the interest to 0% and the principal to $0.00 -- by not sending the big bank any more money.

"Crazy Crazy": Introducing Guinevere, Plus Chatting With Four Year Strong's Alan Day and Gregory Rogove

Mike Ragogna | Posted 03.23.2012 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

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Carolyn Gregoire

Cyber Athletes: Young Pro Gamers Earn A Living Playing Video Games

HuffingtonPost.com | Carolyn Gregoire | Posted 11.30.2011 | Home

Watching Sunday football is so 2010. With the Major League Gaming (MLG) National Championships earlier this month attracting hundreds of thousands of...

WATCH: The Gaming Art Explosion

Posted 11.16.2011 | Arts

The 8-bit, pixelated video games of the past are gone, video game art is in, and high-budget video game productions are in need of artists more than e...