Friday, November 17, 2006

PlayStation3 Debut, Video Games and Violence

Studies show people who play violent video games are more prone to aggression. It turns out the act of purchasing the latest and greatest video game console also leads to violent behavior. The unveiling of the Sony PlayStation3 in the U.S. was marked by destructive acts, some involving firearms.

This is ironic as studies show the handling of guns also makes people more aggressive. Is this America’s new twin foundation, video games and guns? Hopefully not…

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