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Video Game Manufacturers Are in Denial

sweinstein Wrote: Dec 23, 2012 12:25 PM
Maybe your side should go after your big-shot spokesperson Chuck Norris first.
Jay Wye Wrote: Dec 23, 2012 6:38 PM
the characters Norris played were all GOOD guys,and took action against evil,instead of doing evil.
But you "progs" always did have problems with recognizing that sort of thing,your "moral equivalence" garbage.
Carl469 Wrote: Dec 23, 2012 11:47 PM
Stallone, Schwarzenegger, Statham, Willis, Jackie Chan, Jet Li, Van Damme, Cruise -- they almost always have played good guys, too, and yet they didn't descend into wingnuttery. I will say this for Chuck Norris: He was good in a small role in the latest "Expendables."

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...