Briefly: Republican US presidential candidate Marco Rubio recently praised Minecraft. "If you play Minecraft, you're basically writing code when you're converting a hammer into a pickax," said Rubio, according to the AP. "Kids might not realise they're coding, but that's going to be almost a basic proficiency just because of the way they grew up."
US Presidential Candidate Praises Minecraft
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Game developer Patricia Pizer was arrested in Rock Hill, South Carolina yesterday on charges that she assaulted a police officer while filming the officers with her phone. According to The Herald, the Rock Hill police department’s report states that Pizer assaulted an officer. Pizer’s husband, who says he has seen a surveillance video of the arrest, has come forward with a very different recounting of the events.
Hopefully, it'll be something a fraction better than this.