Midnight In The Desert — guns

Precision Pumpkin Carving With A Gun!

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Precision Pumpkin Carving With A Gun!

Carving a pumpkin with a gun? Heck ya! This shooting game shows you how to carve a pumpkin with a gun...the only real way to carve pumpkins :D Rifle: Volquartsen semi-automatic .22

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Political Passions Distort Sense of Reality

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Political Passions Distort Sense of Reality

Though people might disagree on how to solve a problem, they can at least agree that the problem exists. Or can they? A new study finds that deeply held beliefs can undermine rationality: When confronted with solutions that challenge deeply held values, people may be inclined to disbelieve the problem. Psychologists tested hundreds of American adults on their beliefs about climate change and violent crime after proposing solutions involving, respectively, government regulations and gun ownership. Spooked by legally mandated fossil fuel restrictions, conservatives were less likely to accept the best scientific estimates on global temperature changes. Conversely, after being told...

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Firearms advocates show appreciation to Starbucks

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Firearms advocates show appreciation to Starbucks

Starbucks seems an unlikely dueling ground in the national debate over guns, but the ubiquitous coffee chain Friday will once again find itself squarely in the cross hairs in the battle between gun control and gun rights advocates. More than 2,000 gun rights activists plan to visit their local Starbucks with their sidearms for a national “Starbucks Appreciation Day.” The Seattle-based chain takes no formal position on guns but has a corporate policy of following applicable state gun laws — including “open carry” laws in more than 40 states that allow permit-holding patrons to bring their loaded weapons into the...

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