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Hear Yee - Don't Buy GTA4 for the Kiddies

Crusading California State Senator Leland Yee is warning parents not to buy Grand Theft Auto IV for their children, apparently concerned that his constitutionally iffy violent games law and the game's "M" rating are not up to protecting our youth from its damaging effects. California Chronicle reports Yee is recalling Rockstar's shenanigans in the "hot coffee" scandal (story) in implying this should actually be an "AO" game:

"It is imperative that parents avoid purchasing this game for their children and always review the video games their children are playing," said Yee, who is also a child psychologist. "Unfortunately, the makers of Grand Theft Auto have a history of deceiving the ratings board and the public on the true content of their games. Parents beware: this game undoubtedly glorifies violence, is extremely realistic and designed for adults only."

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65. Hear Yee - Don't Buy GTA4 for the Kiddies Apr 29, 2008, 16:02 dryden555
 
When GTA 4 comes out with motion-captured strippers that you can spank on the ass and have them bend over in your face, non-gamers start talking -- not just the moralistic dipshits. As long as there is a rating system to alert parents, its all a non-issue though.

 
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