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'Dialogue' Required for Violent Video Games

jkdjr25 Wrote: Feb 22, 2013 5:41 PM
Here's the thing. You can't ban violent games because they are protected under the First Amendment. The Supreme Court has already ruled on this matter. In fact if you look a the FTC numbers the games industry, at the retail level, does a better job of keep M rated games out of the hands of minors than either the film industry or record industry does in keeping their R rated products out of the hands of minors.

The Obama administration's assault on the Second Amendment in reaction to Newtown is not a serious solution. It's a Band-Aid on cancer. The NRA's call for armed guards in every school also misses the point. When is anyone going to get serious? The problem is violence, a violence of monstrous and horrific proportions that has infected America's popular culture.

The Hartford Courant reported on Sunday that during a search of Newtown grade-school killer Adam Lanza's home after the shootings, "police found thousands of dollars worth of graphically violent video games." Detectives are exploring whether Adam Lanza might have been emulating the...