Video Games on Townhall

Brent Bozell - Sat Dec 28

Mytheos Holt - Mon Dec 9

Bill Tatro - Tue Dec 3

Brent Bozell - Fri Oct 11

Neil McCabe - Sat Apr 13

Video gamers have a reputation for preferring their virtual reality over the one the rest of us have to deal with, but they may want to log-in to what’s happening on Capitol Hill before their pastime becomes the latest industry to fall under government control. ... more

Brent Bozell - Fri Feb 22

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 ... more

Michael Brown - Tue Feb 19

According to a major study carried out by a New Zealand university over a period of more than 20 years, “Children who watch excessive amounts of television are more likely to have criminal convictions and show aggressive personality traits as adults.” Is that really a surprise? ... more

America - Wed Jan 16

Katie Pavlich discusses the issue with Fox News' Sean Hannity. ... more

Maggie Gallagher - Thu Jan 3

A few days ago, going through some memorabilia of my mother's, I found the original promotional material for this syndicated column, launched in 1993. I was billed as "A New Conservative Voice for Young Women!" ... more

Michael Brown - Sun Dec 23

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? ... more

Steve Chapman - Thu Dec 20

The film "Casablanca" has many famous lines, but none more immortal than Capt. Renault's order after seeing a Nazi officer shot by Humphrey Bogart's character, Rick Blaine: "Round up the usual suspects." He issues that command to give the impression he's trying to solve the crime. In the aftermath of the Newtown massacre, the Renault approach is alive and well. ... more

Mona Charen - Tue Dec 18

In the wake of past mass shootings, when the "national conversation" has focused exclusively on guns, I have argued that our appallingly inadequate mental health system was a better subject of reform. ... more

Reuters News - Fri Oct 21