A column about, through research, debunking common misconceptions through our every day lives and revealing interesting facts readers may not have originally known.

Is there any evidence connecting video games to gun violence?

In the wake of two recent, back-to-back mass shootings in the United States, the circle of media on both sides of the political spectrum has returned in full force. This is a gun control issue! This is a mental health issue! However, in recent decades, another culprit has been making the headlines of what might be causing young individuals to pick-up a gun with the intent to harm others – video games.