Poll: Dangerous Media!
Which medium has the highest potential in triggering violence (rampage killings etc.) and therefore bears the highest responsibility? Discuss here
Poll by: ur22567331
Created Mar 23 2015
Courteney Cox in Scream (1996)
TV: The reporters are live there to broadcast news from the heroes of our time: Murderers, thiefs, investment bankers and other criminals.
Steven Ogg in Grand Theft Auto V (2013)
Video games - you can shoot people yourself and get away with it!
Christian Bale and Jared Leto in American Psycho (2000)
Movies, because they aestheticize violence
Music is a direct way to your heart, and rock/rap songs often have upsetting messages
Joseph Fiennes stars as William Shakespeare
Books: Don't underestimate the power of words.
The Lost Honor of Katharina Blum (1975)
Newspapers pervert the facts and manipulate you with photos and sensational headlines
Jesse Eisenberg in The Social Network (2010)
Social Media offer an easy way for gossipping, cyber-bullying and photo/video circulation.
Robin Williams in Good Morning, Vietnam (1987)
Radio: just think of what Orson Welles achieved with "War of the Worlds".
Mel Brooks in To Be or Not to Be (1983)
Stage plays/Operas/Musicals (can) create a direct communication between performers and their audience.
Malcolm McDowell in A Clockwork Orange (1971)
Media are never to blame for anyone's personal actions.
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