Are video games really corrupting today’s youth? Well…probably not. Here’s the truth about those scary video game myths.
There’s no doubt that some video games can be outrageously violent; but if you believe the video game myths spread by the media, they just may portend the end of civilization as we know it. Of course, people have said the same thing about those foul-mouthed eight-year-olds on South Park.
Apparently, the pundits have forgotten that despite things like bear-baiting, cock-fighting, professional boxing, football, rugby, and even Britney Spears, our civilization is still chugging right along just fine. So in this article, we’ll cut through some of the hysteria about video games, and calmly present the facts.