"Video games are plainly not the issue: entertainment is distributed and consumed globally, but the U.S. has an exponentially higher level of gun violence than any other nation", said Dan Hewitt, a spokesman for lobby group the Entertainment Software Association, earlier. The video was posted on the official YouTube account of the White House, and was used to further the argument on restricting the laws regarding violent video games.
Also scheduled are Melissa Henson, program director of the Parents Television Council, and Brent Bozell of the Media Research Center, a conservative watchdog group.
Trump calls outgoing economic adviser Gary Cohn a 'globalist'
Trump then said that Cohn is "gonna go out and make another couple of hundred million, and then he's maybe going to come back". President Donald Trump on Thursday praised his top economic adviser, Gary Cohn, who announced his resignation Tuesday.
The clips chosen show a myriad of violence being perpetrated against humans in video games, like the X-ray clips of people being shot from the game Sniper Elite 4 or the airport shooting scene from Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 known as "No Russian", which with no context seems like a glorification of mass shootings when in fact it's the opposite. House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders indicated that part of the discussion would be whether there is a causal link between on-screen mayhem and real-life aggression. All three are critics of violent video games and have spoken out against the video game industry.
PTC President Tim Winter told CBN News that violent video games "desensitizes kids to real-life violence, encourages them to resolve disputes with violence and gives them an unfair sense of fear of their environment around them-that it's more risky than it is". "During the meeting, I was able to interject and say just how untrue their excuses are", she added.
Conservative activists and members of Congress, including Republican Senator Marco Rubio of Florida were also in attendance.
After the meeting, the president seemed to hold the same mindset, despite contrary evidence.
Dan Hewitt, a spokesman for the Entertainment Software Association, rejected Trump's rhetoric about violence in the media, noting that mass shootings are a unique problem to the United States, while violent media is distributed worldwide.
"Surveys of scholars in the field suggest that only 10 to 15 percent of scholars agree that violent games contribute to societal violence, so scholars who'd support Trump appear to be in the minority", Stetson University Psychology Professor Chris Ferguson told Ars last month.
GST requires an e-way bill for uninterrupted movement across the country of all goods valued at over Rs. 50,000. Accordingly, the current system of filing GSTR 3B will stay in force for next three months.
Forbes' Paul Tassi, meanwhile, went on to speculate new characters that may be added to the Super Smash Bros . roster. The trailer was quite a sneaky one however, with Nintendo originally positing it as some sort of Splatoon expansion.
Even as the Trump administration moves toward banning the devices, some ATF officials believe it lacks the authority to do so. The president proposed the regulations in response to the Florida school shooting on February 14 that left 17 people dead.
Moreover, The Economic Times also says that the F7 will feature an enhanced beauty mode, improved real-time HDR, and, AR stickers. The F7 is also expected to pack a 25 MP front camera with AI capabilities that enhance the quality of selfies.
Markram was trapped lbw for 11 by the first ball that Pat Cummins bowled in the innings, but it was Australia's only breakthrough. They posted 311 in the first innings after Barry Richards and Eddie Barlow shared a 157-run opening partnership.
The 25-year-old handed in a transfer request at the time, but Jurgen Klopp denied a move at such a late stage of the window. He is probably as tall as him, think he's probably as quick as him, and I don't think Van Dijk minds a physical challenge".
Mitch Ballock got a great look at a 3-pointer from the left wing in the waning seconds but his shot was short. Some of those rebounds I wish would have ended up in our hands, but you can't wish, you gotta go get 'em.
Voting is now underway for bypolls to Lok Sabha seats of Gorakhpur and Phulpur on Sunday amid tight security arrangements. The Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP ) and the Rashtriya Lok Dal (RLD) have extended their support to the SP candidate.
Indian team led by veteran midfielder Sardar Singh finished the tournament on high after finishing fifth in the standings. A resilient India defeated Ireland 4-1 to finish a disappointing fifth at the Azlan Shah Cup hockey tournament here.
These numbers are preliminary, but it is important to know that winter weather could affect our area Sunday night into Monday . The storm is likely to strengthen quickly enough to produce gusty winds along part of of the mid-Atlantic coast.
Trump seems to believe so, mentioning last month the jarring material his son Barron was exposed to through the games. Gosar says Trump has proven that he knows what he is doing when it comes to handling the economy.
Hugh Grant welcomes baby no. 5
Having these kids has transformed him from a very miserable person into a fairly miserable person. "It's an improvement. Former girlfriend Elizabeth Hurley revealed the news during an appearance on Watch What Happens Live with Andy Cohen .
EU, Japan start push for exemptions from Trump tariffs
China warned it was "firmly opposed" to Donald Trump's plans and dubbed them a "serious attack on normal global trade order". Trump offered a confirmation on Friday that his administration was at work negotiating other tariff exemptions.
Ethics watchdog files complaint about Stormy Daniels payment
Cohen says it was his own, but a lawyer's paying hush money from his own pocket seems highly unethical, not to mention improbable. The statement is an admission that the nondisclosure agreement exists, and that it directly involves the President.
Serena Wiliams to play Venus in Indian Wells third round
Also moving into the third round was defending champion Elena Vesnina, who beat American Catherine Bellis 2-6 6-1 6-1. I went in there knowing I'm not going to be my best these first few matches, but I'm playing with nothing to lose.
UConn Parts Ways With Head Coach Kevin Ollie
Ollie posted a measly 75-61 record - with only one NCAA Tournament appearance - since winning the national championship in 2014. UConn is the second major college opening, joining Pitt, who fired head coach Kevin Stallings just a few days ago.
First for black managers: Chris Hughton lands PL gong
If you reverse it [home and away form] and look with the home points we've gained we're riding high in the top six. Chris Hughton says he's surprised and disappointed by his side's performance in their defeat at Everton .