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I didn't know that

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(WebMD) Playing video games may mean spending less time reading or doing homework, according to new research on video games and children.

That news appears in the Archives of Pediatrics & Adolescent Medicine...
http://www.cbsnews.com/stories/2007/...n3009349.shtml
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post #2 of 65
really O_O......they must be joking!
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Nooo....really!?
     
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post #5 of 65
I could have told em that...
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post #6 of 65
So does, TV, friends, going outside, the park, shiny objects, fire..

Really anything can divert a kid from homework...
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post #7 of 65
ya....but did they mention that video games divert kids from drugs/smoking/alchole as well as other various hazards that meet in the outside enviroment? (known as bus's,gangs,rapiers,falling **** etc) lol
    
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post #8 of 65
Quote:
Originally Posted by Marager View Post
ya....but did they mention that video games divert kids from drugs/smoking/alchole as well as other various hazards that meet in the outside enviroment? (known as bus's,gangs,rapiers,falling **** etc) lol
Rapers or Rapiers? lol, gotta watch out for those random swords outside.
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Rapers or Rapiers? lol, gotta watch out for those random swords outside.
Rappers, and Rapers..
(Singing folk, sex monsters)
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I'm gonna write an article on how homework diverts kids from video games
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