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Comment Re:What did I change my mind on? (Score 1) 578

I agree with your sentiment overall, but don't you worry that some quieter traditions will die out if they're not protected? Certain memes are insidiously catchy, but not necessarily beneficial.

In other words, how ya gonna keep 'em down on the farm once they've seen Karl Hungus?
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Submission + - "Video Games made me do it" defence fails.

provigilman writes: " GamePolitics reports that the Oregon man using the "Video Games made me do it" defense has been sentenced to life in prison by the presiding Judge. 19 year old Patrick Morris had been charged with murder for the 2006 shotgun killing of a 15 year old boy as part of a bad drug deal."

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