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42. delete wrong place
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  -With Extra Points for Rapes... kpete  Jun-27-11 11:17 AM   #0 
  - Yeah, Tipper, we know.  Lance_Boyle   Jun-27-11 11:19 AM   #1 
  - delete wrong place  woo me with science   Jun-27-11 02:24 PM   #42 
  - Hey, we gotta program our next generation of Crusaders NOW  ImNotTed   Jun-27-11 11:20 AM   #2 
  - GET OFF MY LAWN!  trumad   Jun-27-11 11:21 AM   #3 
  - Aren't pretty much all video games violent?  dkf   Jun-27-11 11:24 AM   #4 
  - The Sims is not violent  thecrow   Jun-27-11 12:58 PM   #26 
     - Actually, The Sims is legendary for the sorts of imaginative cruelty you can inflict.  cemaphonic   Jun-27-11 01:45 PM   #33 
     - You can unleash tornadoes, fires, volcanoes ... or ... my kids like Zoo Tycoon for shear mayhem ...  JoePhilly   Jun-27-11 02:56 PM   #50 
     - You don't need hacks - the Sims has always had violence built in  saras   Jun-27-11 03:12 PM   #54 
     - Not violent?  Codeine   Jun-27-11 03:23 PM   #57 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Jun-27-11 11:28 AM   #5 
  - Yeah, very misleading header  cemaphonic   Jun-27-11 12:55 PM   #25 
  - I have to hold my nose and agree with the Supremes.  MADem   Jun-27-11 11:29 AM   #6 
  - The industry is fairly self-regulating anyway.  cemaphonic   Jun-27-11 12:53 PM   #24 
     - It makes for good lectern-pounding, poutraged legislative drama, though  MADem   Jun-27-11 12:59 PM   #27 
  - As all the studies have shown...  Bladian   Jun-27-11 11:30 AM   #7 
  - Please show me one study... n/t  True Earthling   Jun-27-11 01:45 PM   #32 
     - Do a google search  Ohio Joe   Jun-27-11 05:31 PM   #80 
  - i would like parents to do their job, but we cant regulate that, either. nt  seabeyond   Jun-27-11 11:33 AM   #8 
  - First they took my games, then they took Spongebob..  snooper2   Jun-27-11 11:34 AM   #9 
  - Good  NeedleCast   Jun-27-11 11:37 AM   #10 
  - +1.  Morning Dew   Jun-27-11 11:40 AM   #12 
  - +1 nt  woo me with science   Jun-27-11 02:25 PM   #43 
  - Communication should be protected as free speech, however...  True Earthling   Jun-27-11 11:38 AM   #11 
  - Because they aren't harmful n/t  Bladian   Jun-27-11 11:42 AM   #13 
  - Really? A new study in the Journal of Experimental Social Psychology...  True Earthling   Jun-27-11 11:48 AM   #15 
  - Sorry I don't buy this study. We have been doing the same experiment on a far larger scale  Exultant Democracy   Jun-27-11 12:13 PM   #22 
  - There are MANY possible reason why crime rates have fallen...  True Earthling   Jun-27-11 02:17 PM   #38 
  - Once you admit that crime/violence is dropping the logic of your argument falls apart  Exultant Democracy   Jun-27-11 02:55 PM   #49 
  - I mentioned 3 reasons the crime rate is falling.  True Earthling   Jun-27-11 03:19 PM   #55 
  - I know you had 3, but one was absurd, and one you can't do anything about.  Exultant Democracy   Jun-27-11 03:49 PM   #66 
     - Your study was on porn... not the same as violent video games  True Earthling   Jun-27-11 04:20 PM   #70 
        - Ok one last study,  Exultant Democracy   Jun-27-11 04:37 PM   #71 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Jun-27-11 05:39 PM   #84 
     - Violent crime rates are one of the best predictors of violence. A violent crime goes up so does  Exultant Democracy   Jun-27-11 06:10 PM   #88 
        - LOL! Violence in society doesn't always manifest in criminal activity. Bullying, for instance.  KittyWampus   Jun-27-11 06:11 PM   #89 
           - Apparently my post when right over your head. Yes two different things are being measured  Exultant Democracy   Jun-27-11 06:52 PM   #91 
  - If the rate of violent crime is falling while the rate of violent video game playing...  Silent3   Jun-27-11 03:07 PM   #52 
  - Studies show an increase in violent and aggressive behavior  True Earthling   Jun-27-11 03:32 PM   #59 
     - What kind of "physical aggression" are we talking about here?  Silent3   Jun-27-11 05:37 PM   #82 
  - Reducing rape with an eraser  seabeyond   Jun-27-11 03:41 PM   #62 
  - You cannot simply use violent crime as a metric. Violence in society can manifest in many ways that  KittyWampus   Jun-27-11 05:36 PM   #81 
     - Sorry you are wrong, by all accounts both violence and crime are dropping and the best predictor of  Exultant Democracy   Jun-27-11 06:04 PM   #87 
        - No, you are wrong. It's a simple FACT. Violence can manifest in society irregardless  KittyWampus   Jun-27-11 06:13 PM   #90 
  - It should say they are desensitized to *simulated* violence.  immoderate   Jun-27-11 01:59 PM   #35 
     - the subconscious mind does not make a distinction between real and fake.  KittyWampus   Jun-27-11 05:37 PM   #83 
        - That's precisely where sensory data is filtered.  immoderate   Jun-27-11 08:28 PM   #99 
  - Common sense would certainly seem otherwise.  Desertrose   Jun-27-11 11:52 AM   #17 
     - Even if the violence is so gratuitous as to be obviously fake?  Bladian   Jun-27-11 02:20 PM   #41 
        - Images can evoke emotions.. fake ones too  True Earthling   Jun-27-11 02:39 PM   #46 
        - Doom 1 vs. Doom 3 study...  True Earthling   Jun-27-11 02:57 PM   #51 
        - Sure adults know it's not so much.  Desertrose   Jun-27-11 05:25 PM   #77 
           - It depnds on engine  JonLP24   Jun-27-11 05:46 PM   #86 
  - Because I can't agree to a patent untruth.  Codeine   Jun-27-11 11:47 AM   #14 
  - The Dark Lord told you to say that, didn't he.  RaleighNCDUer   Jun-27-11 11:51 AM   #16 
  - I'm casting Magic Missile at you SO HARD right now. nt  Codeine   Jun-27-11 11:52 AM   #18 
  - 25th level is so 2nd edition  NeedleCast   Jun-27-11 01:51 PM   #34 
  - Is that anecdotal evidence or can you cite a scientific study to back up your claim..  True Earthling   Jun-27-11 11:57 AM   #20 
     - Correllation is not causation.  RaleighNCDUer   Jun-27-11 12:11 PM   #21 
        - "regular gamers had less frontal lobe beta brainwave activity"  True Earthling   Jun-27-11 01:44 PM   #31 
        - A very poorty written article, which proves nothing one way or another.  RaleighNCDUer   Jun-27-11 02:47 PM   #48 
           - Mori was a poor example. I found some skeptical articles...  True Earthling   Jun-27-11 03:09 PM   #53 
              - Years ago I played Doom and Wolfenstein. I'm not sure if that counts -  RaleighNCDUer   Jun-27-11 03:56 PM   #67 
        - Columbine Massacre teens were heavy into violent video games  True Earthling   Jun-27-11 02:00 PM   #36 
           - Isolated incident.  Bladian   Jun-27-11 02:17 PM   #39 
           - One incident... but you have to look at the totality of the evidence..  True Earthling   Jun-27-11 02:32 PM   #44 
           - They also smoked marijuana  jberryhill   Jun-27-11 03:27 PM   #58 
           - There are no studies that show any link to violent behavior from smoking pot  True Earthling   Jun-27-11 03:34 PM   #60 
              - I'll bet most serial killers drank Coca-Cola  jberryhill   Jun-27-11 03:39 PM   #61 
              - More ridiculous statements....  True Earthling   Jun-27-11 03:45 PM   # 
              - Columbine Massacre - 4 / 20  jberryhill   Jun-27-11 06:57 PM   #92 
           - Oh god. Not this again.  chrisa   Jun-27-11 04:59 PM   #73 
              - And Charles Manson listened to the Beatles!  jberryhill   Jun-27-11 07:18 PM   #93 
  - As the Dude says...  Rebubula   Jun-27-11 11:53 AM   #19 
  - Sigh...  Cid_B   Jun-27-11 01:05 PM   #28 
  - Exactly. Six smarty nerdy kids gathered 'round a table  Codeine   Jun-27-11 01:17 PM   #29 
  - It's the naughty kind apparantly...  Cid_B   Jun-27-11 01:27 PM   #30 
  - I said "violent images" and it depends on the context.  True Earthling   Jun-27-11 05:21 PM   #76 
     - This line right here  Lordquinton   Jun-27-11 09:43 PM   #100 
        - The Supreme court ruled it was legal to sell violent video games to children  True Earthling   Jun-27-11 09:58 PM   #101 
           - More specifically  JonLP24   Jun-28-11 02:04 PM   #104 
           - Incorrect  Lordquinton   Jun-28-11 10:27 PM   #105 
  - Boobs are not communications either.  RC   Jun-27-11 02:08 PM   #37 
  - no. it is always putting a woman out there as a stipper, prostitute, whore.....  seabeyond   Jun-27-11 03:47 PM   #65 
     - Or maybe I don't think as narrowly as you.  RC   Jun-27-11 04:02 PM   #68 
     - yes. degrading women for your entertainment is so openminded of you. nt  seabeyond   Jun-27-11 04:05 PM   #69 
     - yeah, like in TOMB RAIDER!!!  zappaman   Jun-27-11 07:24 PM   #94 
  - Most of us know video games aren't real.  Lucian   Jun-28-11 01:46 PM   #103 
  - This is the same Supreme Court (mostly) that we hate for Citizens United and Bush v Gore, right?  Electric Monk   Jun-27-11 12:14 PM   #23 
  - "first they came for my BFG9000"  meow mix   Jun-27-11 02:19 PM   #40 
  - Have you played a video game a day in your life?  Ninjaneer   Jun-27-11 02:39 PM   #45 
  - I think it's a reference to a game called RapeLay, released in 2006  Electric Monk   Jun-27-11 02:47 PM   #47 
     - That sounds like a stupid game, but really, it's not even mainstream.  chrisa   Jun-27-11 05:02 PM   #74 
  - If the 1st amendment doesn't protect offensive speech, including RapeLay, then it is useless.  glen123098   Jun-27-11 03:20 PM   #56 
  - I guess parents will have to be responsible  rucky   Jun-27-11 03:44 PM   #63 
  - Ironically, this is the only right the SCOTUS has ever given kids...  joeybee12   Jun-27-11 03:45 PM   #64 
  - thanks for making my point for me...  kpete   Jun-27-11 07:54 PM   #95 
  - +++++  marions ghost   Jun-27-11 08:03 PM   #96 
  - Those "Postal" games are pretty stupid. GTA is much better.  chrisa   Jun-27-11 04:52 PM   #72 
  - I dunno 'bout this one.  Motown_Johnny   Jun-27-11 05:02 PM   #75 
  - The vast majority of children who commit violent crimes have played violent video games  WatsonT   Jun-27-11 05:27 PM   #78 
  - The Supreme Court got something right.  Chisox08   Jun-27-11 05:29 PM   #79 
  - Talking of free speech, why doesn't the game industry make a banker-shoot simulation?  entanglement   Jun-27-11 05:44 PM   #85 
  - I'm sure there is a flash shooter out there...  Cid_B   Jun-27-11 08:09 PM   #97 
  - It's Scalia's call and is still controversial in SCOTUS  marions ghost   Jun-27-11 08:17 PM   #98 
  - I've been playing Siren: Blood Curse. It's awesome.  ZombieHorde   Jun-27-11 10:00 PM   #102 

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