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After Years Of Being Blamed For Everything, The World Turns To Video Games To Escape During Coronavirus Shut-In

After Years Of Being Blamed For Everything, The World Turns To Video Games To Escape During Coronavirus Shut-In

a week ago
Anonymous $9CO2RSACsf

https://www.techdirt.com/articles/20200324/16255544164/after-years-being-blamed-everything-world-turns-to-video-games-to-escape-during-coronavirus-shut-in.shtml

For years and years and years, video games have suffered the brunt of blame for all manner of the world's ills. Real world violence? Video games. Mass shootings? Video games. Soccer team not performing well? Video games! Kids getting into hacking? Bruh, video games! Men not finding women attractive enough to keep the human race going? Video games did that, too!

Which makes it kind of fun to now see media outlets suggesting, nay, pushing those impacted one way or the other by the coronavirus outbreak to go jump into those same dastardly video games.