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Kids Who Don`t Play Video Games Are At Risk

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Kids Who Don`t Play Video Games Are At Risk. I`m glad to see we`ve got some actual scientists looking at the issue for once.
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Male, 13-17, Europe
 12 Posts
Friday, November 14, 2008 10:46:49 AM
So true... also shooting and hurting things in games is like doing it in real life ... kinda...

Male, 13-17, Canada
 156 Posts
Saturday, May 24, 2008 11:10:49 AM
i got the book :o

Male, 18-29, Europe
 543 Posts
Friday, May 16, 2008 8:16:21 AM
wow this report actually made sense!

Male, 18-29, Southern US
 573 Posts
Wednesday, April 30, 2008 6:39:59 AM
And for the record, I own and play GTA.

Male, 18-29, Southern US
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Wednesday, April 30, 2008 6:37:50 AM
,then you can`t blame the lack there of either. Third, they use the Virginia Tech tragedy as an example to support their claim, but that`s just a single incident. I could do the same to support the opposite. Just a couple of weeks ago, there was a story on IAB about a kid who shot his brother because he wouldn`t pass the controller. There, I just supported the claim that voilent videogames games cause real life violence. I`ll even do one better, there`s a story on the front page of IAB now about a stabbing during a wait for GTA4. This is easy, and I didn`t even have to leave IAB!! Some would dismiss these people as "just idiots", "Videogames had nothing to do with it!" If that`s the case, then violent people who DON`T play videogames are "just idiots" as well, and the lack of videogames has nothing to do with their violent behavior. In short, these people aren`t scientists, they`re fakes.

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