Gaming under fire: article incorrectly blames gaming for baby's suffocation

"The sensational headline claims "Teenage mother tried to suffocate baby after its cries interrupted her Playstation time", but a read of the article reveals that the headline's focus may be somewhat misplaced."


SUBMITTER'S NOTE: This article is *positive* about gaming - it attacks other news agencies for linking an act of violence to gaming when no such link exists. It is *not* a "gaming causes violence" article.

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HarryM3132d ago

That's shocking to see.

Quagmire3131d ago

So, she wouldve effectively committed a mass murder had she been playing an XBOX 360.


ingiomar3131d ago

damn they are gonna blame gaming again...

That girl shouldn't have been a mother anyways
shes 18 for crying out loud she can't take care of a baby!

gypsygib3131d ago (Edited 3131d ago )

I know, it's so weird, an 18 year old isn't deemed responsible enough to drink by the government, needs a license to drive a car that their barely responsible enough to drive but can have children where any lack of responsibility could have a profoundly detrimental impact on a poor saps life.

DeeBee3131d ago

In the UK the drinking age is 18 ;)

Sigh3131d ago

18? Damn. Crazy b*tch.

life doomer3131d ago (Edited 3131d ago )

it only does suffocation

sorry, someones got to say it

gypsygib3131d ago

Gaming doesn't kill people - people kill people, particularly the crazy ones.

cobraagent3131d ago

Well said, but blaming "gaming" is always the easiest solution, unfortunately

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