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Mon Dec 17, 2012, 06:16 PM

I'm so sick of these moral panics every time a tragedy happens. [View all]

When the Aurora shooting happened I saw several threads trying to blame comic books and Batman for somehow causing the shooter to go nuts. In the 50's people thought comic books were corrupting the youth and then it was rock music, and then it was DND for awhile,and now after this recent shooting we are back to blaming videogames. Rush is preaching it on his show and several DUers are drinking the kool-aid. Quit blaming the media, quit blaming Batman and comic books, quit blaming videogames and movies, and start dealing with the real issue. Guns! It wasn't Batman that made enabled the Aurora shooter to kill all those people, it was easy access to guns. It wasn't games that caused this recent event it was guns. So quit drinking the right-wing kool-aid about the media and focus on the guns.

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