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Aggressive video gamer: It would be funnier if it wasn't so serious

The Left End of the Dial brings us this interesting bit:
This bit of video footage is amusing. Maybe the kid should try something a bit less stressful, like dominos. On a more serious note, there is actually quite a body of experimental and nonexperimental research on the link between videogames and aggression (the stuff I've worked on has been strictly lab research, but there's some interesting field research as well)… … This kid's behavior (as seen in the video clip) is a bit extreme, but the general rule of thumb is that videogame violence tends to make any of us who play these games a bit edgier than we would otherwise be. > Read full post


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