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Old 04-06-2008, 03:15 PM   #152
Joshi
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Fealiks
While I can't tell if your being sarcastic or not,
I'm not.


But, winner of the good timing awards go to Stephen King...
http://kotaku.com/376518/stephen-kin...-game-violence

Quote:
Originally Posted by Ray Jones
I'd say that when kids and young people play games and watch movies which are basically suggesting "Any problems? Solve with a healthy, Hollywood-like portion of violence!" it actually can give them an idea about what they could do in case they fail to solve real life problems otherwise. It's not about what they do in particular, it's that they do it.
Give me one good example of a film that glamorises violence and I'll give you a n example of a film that probably brought in large box office returns and yet I wouldn't suggest any more than 1% of the thousans of people that saw the movie solved their problems with a "healthy, Hollywood-like portion of violence!"

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