50°
Submitted by Ramon3MR 885d ago | opinion piece

The World According to the NRA

GotGame: Apparently, violent media makes us violent. Games like Bulletstorm, Splatterhouse, and Mortal Kombat are warping our fragile little minds, even if nobody bought Splatterhouse, and turning us into violent sociopaths. We hate to question the NRA, who called out those videogames in a recent press conference, but if videogames are so influential, why is violence the only trait they pass on? (Culture)

GreenRanger  +   885d ago
NRA: God bless us everyone, we're a broken people living under violent game, and it can't be outfought, it can't be outdone, it can't be outmatched, it can't be outrun. NO!
#1 (Edited 885d ago ) | Agree(2) | Disagree(0) | Report | Reply
Erudito87  +   885d ago
linkin park FTW
TekoIie  +   885d ago
I have been considering getting a Hannah Montana game... I just wanna SING!~!~!~!~
Ramon3MR  +   884d ago
LOL
TemplarDante  +   885d ago
According to the NRA.. Guns dont kill, people kill.
I agree.. but.. they also imply, if you own a gun/are eligible to own it, you're responsible enough to wield it..

If America wants guns, let them have it, BUT I do believe other aspects must be taken into accounts when granting permits etc. Psychological profiling atleast!
The NRA, however.. their outbursts after shootings.. to me, their just as inconsiderate, insensible and as wrong as the Westboro Baptist Church loons.
Nodoze  +   885d ago
What part of the second amendment does not click for you? The right of the people to KEEP and BEAR arms SHALL NOT BE INFRINGED.

Gun control DOES NOT WORK. Look at Chicago. They just ticked 500 murders this year. It is NOT LEGAL for people to own guns there without having to jump through some serious hoops.

If you Outlaw guns, only the Outlaws will have guns.

Back on topic, if you do not think that violent games, sports, movies, and TV have an impact you are not facing reality.
d3nworth1  +   885d ago
Lets say for arguments sake that violent games cause kids to become violent. I doubt it would happen the instant they turn on they turn on the game. It would happen overtime. So shouldn't a parent notice changes in their child's behavior?
Nodoze  +   885d ago
GREAT GREAT point! Yes a responsible parent WOULD notice changes in behavior. The real problem is that parents still see games as being for kids and don't pay attention to any of the ratings.

Have to get call of duty 29 for little timmy. He loves to play with his friends in kindergarten on Xbox live.

Add comment

You need to be registered to add comments. Register here or login
Remember
New stories
10°

Skylanders: SuperChargers Gameplay Video Preview | Grab It

12m ago - Grab It has put together a video preview based on a live demonstration with the just announced Sk... | PC
20°

The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt isn’t working on Xbox One for many right now

14m ago - Some sort of licensing issue is causing problems with The Witcher 3 on Xbox One. | Xbox One
Ad

See what games are coming out in 2015

Now - Visit our release calendar to see what games are coming out in 2015. | Promoted post
30°

What do we think of 'Splatoon'?

23m ago - The folks over at G4@Syfygames discuss Splatoon during the Global Testfires. | Wii U
20°

15 Minutes of Fame: Adventures of Pip for PC First Impressions

27m ago - EB: In the latest episode of 15 Minutes of Fame I take a look at Adventures of Pip, which is rele... | PC
40°

The Witcher 3 Guide: How To Get Nilfgaardian Armor Set DLC, Location And Stats

27m ago - GearNuke writes: "Location of the Free DLC Nilfgaardian Armor Set and its stats." | PC