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7. Re: Same old shit Aug 16, 2004, 22:00 Tigger
 
I hope your not pushing that whole violent video games cause such detrimental effects on kids crap.

And

But, re: Tigger's point, I'd imagine that if you are screwed up enough to be affected to the point of killing someone on account of playing a game, the idea that these urges will go away at your 18th birthday is laughable.

Sigh.

'Teen Brains on Trial'

http://www.sciencenews.org/articles/20040508/bob9.asp

Age-related brain differences pack a real-world wallop, in his view. "From a biological perspective," Fassler asserts, "an anxious adolescent with a gun in a convenience store is more likely to perceive a threat and pull the trigger than is an anxious adult with a gun in the same store."




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