The American War Of Independence ended 227 years ago. And yet Brits and Yanks are still shooting each other in the face.
Whatever happened to peace, love and understanding? CoD happened. Halo happened. Killzone happened.
But these joyous activities haven't increased global tensions, oh no. If anything, online gaming has brought all of us - wonky-toothed UK types and Wiener-munching US heroes alike - together in the pursuit of virtual victory.