very same people that blame video games for everything. Which are the same kind of people that blamed grunge when I was a kid, heavy metal ten years before that, D&D ten years before that, pot ten years before that, rock music ten years before that...
Some people just need a simple answer they can rally behind, doesn't matter how unrealistic it is.
4. In the UK, blaming video games for everything is so Nineties
Nowadays, it's Facebook and other social media.
Susan Greenfield, who really should know better, has even implied that the (supposedly) increased rate of autism might be linked to over-use of social media. Considering that autism by definition must be present by the age of three, and few toddlers use Facebook, this is not very logical.