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Playing the Rape Card: ‘Media Psychiatrist’ Ratchets Up Anti-Videogame Rhetoric

“Games like Bulletstorm cause violent behavior and, since rape is a violent crime … ergo, there is no question that [violent videogames] cause an increase in rape.” - all this without a single report that links violent videogames to criminal violence of any kind.

By the same logic: “I’m eating an apple. Apples are fruit. Bananas are also fruit. Ergo, I am eating a banana. Q.E.D. PEACE OUT, BITCHES.”