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Good science is hard to find, especially after the constant crap that is produced like this. "growing scientific evidence demonstrating a relationship between violent video games and violent behavior."

Even so, "good science" is still only "good" until the next day when some other research contradicts it. I have a high respect for math, so it is hard for me to respect science. See, math is perfect, while science is incredibly flawed.
This isn't science at all. This is politics. There is no scientific evidence linking video games to violence at all. Every study done so far repeatedly states this. They may as well put a warning label on your TV or movies. Seeing violent images does not make one violent.
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post #122 of 178
At least big tobacco fought back against this measure. I dont see gamers doing ANYTHING.
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post #123 of 178
All BS!!!
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post #125 of 178
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“WARNING: Excessive exposure to violent video games and other violent media has been linked to aggressive behavior.”
COMPLETE BS!
can they tell me ONE person that killed/blew up/kidnapped/raped/tortured anyone by having inspiration from games?
violent video games have NOTHING to do with aggressive behavior. every1 that does those things is MENTALLY ILL OR NEEDS ANGER MANAGEMENT!
VIDEO GAMES HAS NOTHING TO DO WITH IT!
conservative narrow minded idiots!

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This isn't science at all. This is politics. There is no scientific evidence linking video games to violence at all. Every study done so far repeatedly states this. They may as well put a warning label on your TV or movies. Seeing violent images does not make one violent.
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i choose WoW.
    
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post #126 of 178
As a parent I agree with this. But not for my children's sake, but for other children with parents who don't pay enough attention to mentor their children into wielding strong, productive minds. If this keeps some kid from trying a GTA drive by on me with their dad's gun then I'm all for it. Think of it as you think of a condom, better to have and not need it, than to need it and not have it.
post #127 of 178
And why not label TV/Movies the same way? Come on! There always has to be some kinda scape goat. Wasn't Science who pointed out years ago that since the introduction of GTA violence was actually on the decline? This just in, Eggs are bad for you. Then the next day, This just in, Eggs are good for you again. Seriously!
     
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post #128 of 178
I think I've found out what makes people violent... it's not video games, its CARS! Yes, cars! Just about everyone who is convicted of murder drives a car but not everyone who is convicted of murder plays or even owns video games. It's so obvious!

Am I doin it rite? /troll
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Warning:
Bad parenting causes bad children!!
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Guy walked into gamestop to buy dea space 2. Im 17 and had my id. He was like 40 and didnt have his id.

Guess who walked out of there with a game and who didn't?
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