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Video Game Manufacturers Are in Denial

Joe Casepack Wrote: Dec 23, 2012 3:54 PM
Millions of people play videogames and watch violent movies. So idiots blame videogames and movies when somebody shoots up a school. Or they blame the gun. Blaming index fingers would make more sense. They never blame the person behind the gun because then they can't take your gun which is their secret goal.

In the wake of the Newtown massacre, Senator John Rockefeller has “called for a national study of the impact of violent videogames on children and a review of the rating system,” but the video game manufacturers claim there is “no connection between entertainment and real-life violence.” Are they in denial?

On Wednesday, December 19th, the Entertainment Software Association (ESA), which represents the $78 billion U.S. videogame industry, offered its “heartfelt prayers and condolences” to the families of the victims, stating that, “the search for meaningful solutions must consider the broad range of actual factors that may have contributed to this...