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Video Game Hall of Fame adds ‘Halo: Combat Evolved,’ 3 more
This undated photo provided by The Strong shows the four inductees for the 2017 class of the World Video Game Hall of Fame. From left to right are: ”Halo: Combat Evolved,” “Donkey Kong,” “Pokemon Red and Green,” and ”Street Fighter II.” (Bethany Mosher …
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Sandy Hook Shooting: Video Games Blamed, Again
Yesterday, Senator Jay Rockefeller introduced a bill calling on the National Academy of Sciences to “study” video game violence on children. Speaking of the recent Brown v. EMA Supreme Court decision, which criticized the existing research as …
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Tying Columbine to Video Games
Last month, The American Medical Association flirted with adding video game addiction to its list of mental illnesses before deciding on “more study” and a firm call for parents to watch their children more closely. One question raised by classifying …
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