Friday, March 23, 2012
Bill would require violent video games to be labeled like tobacco
Here’s the latest flap in comparable areas of content labeling, HR 4204, the Violence in Video Gaming Labeling Act, introduced by Joe Baca and Frank Wolff. It seems as though gratuitous video games would join the club of cigarette packs. Legal but bad for you.
The EFF story is here.
The govtrack label for the 112th Congress is here.
This quite a far cry from the constructive Internet content labeling schemes, that have fallen by the wayside, that we’ve been considering here.