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Comment Re:is this really still an OS anymore? (Score 1) 355


"1. But I use windows for gaming! Steam has more than 200 titles that run just fine in Linux. Popular indie games and mainstream shoot-em-ups alike. they even offer steam machines as a platform if youd rather not fuss with Ubuntu."

I think your numbers are a bit out of date there, it's now 1652.

https://steamdb.info/linux/

Hopefully with Vulkan supplementing OpenGL the increase in Linux games will continue to accelerate.

Comment Re:Already There (Score -1, Troll) 414

"I live in zero fear. Do you "live in fear" because you buckle a seatbelt in a car? No, you do so just as a precaution."

Very few people are killed by criminals carrying seatbelts.

I don't carry a gun around with me because I don't live in some fantasy wild-west world where having a shoot out is going to have any kind of good outcome.

Comment Re:Already There (Score 2, Insightful) 414

"You already live in that world. The only question left is if every sane and law abiding citizen should also be able to get a gun to protect themselves."

Maybe you do.

If you live in so much fear you feel the need to protect yourself with a gun you may want to consider moving to a more civilized part of the world.

To many people guns are things you see on television, or occasionally carried by specially trained armed response police.

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