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post #11 of 96
This is crazy. people get all worked up about violence/crime in a video game because it offends them.


here's an idea.....don't play the damn game then!





but then they are like,"OMGZ think of all the children!!!!"



well heres another idea.....don't let your 10 year olds play the damn game then!




Freakin do-gooders think that they are doing the right thing

Seriously, I have seen a ton of threads on many forums about people wanting the government to censor this or that. We need to think about what these people are asking. They are basically asking the government to tell them what they should or should not be exposed to.


Is that really what the American Society is becoming? Needing a Welfare State where citizens require the government to take care of them?

Im just disgusted....sorry for the rant but i had to post it somewhere....
   
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post #12 of 96
its not real and its a mature game anyways. I dont see how this is a problem at all.
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post #13 of 96
I think Rockstar pushed the envelope a little too far with this gag.

They made a name for themselves with the violence, but this is going over the edge.
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post #14 of 96
It's not like they included a child molesting mini game in GTAIV.
    
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post #15 of 96
A lot of people seem shocked by this, and I'm not sure if I am or not; I haven't been to the spoof site in-game yet to see for myself.

I think if it isn't anything outrageous, and it's just a bunch of kids in a pageant (which to me is sick in and of itself- Jean Bennet Ramsey, anyone?) then it could be funny that by simply clicking on it the FBI comes out of nowhere and nonsense ensues.
    
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post #16 of 96
Does the spoof site actually show anything? I have GTA IV but I have never seen this site on there. If it doesn't show anything and just raises the wanted level, then there's nothing wrong FFS!!! This game is about mayhem and a high wanted is what causes mayhem!
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post #17 of 96
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Originally Posted by ElMikeTheMike View Post
I think Rockstar pushed the envelope a little too far with this gag.

They made a name for themselves with the violence, but this is going over the edge.
they live for this type of publicity
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I, for one, will be raising my child with the help of my favorite nanny, GTA IV. *joking*

If you don't have time to take care of your kid, don't have kids, or commit suicide to offset bringing one more dumba$$ in this world.
    
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But never mind the drug dealing, hookers, violence and other naughty shenannigans....
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It's not like they included a child molesting mini game in GTAIV.
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