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07.08.09
PSA: 'Penn & Teller: Bullshit!' episode on video games airs this week, features Jack Thompson
07.08.09

PSA: 'Penn & Teller: Bullshit!' episode on video games airs this week, features Jack Thompson

The time has come, folks. This is the week that Jack Thompson compares violent video games to polio...

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07.08.09
Jack Thompson faces federal disbarment
07.08.09

Jack Thompson faces federal disbarment

Joystiq readers will likely recall that one John Bruce Thompson -- "Jack" to his friends -- was dis...

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06.23.09
Jack Thompson talks violence, polio with Penn and Teller
06.23.09

Jack Thompson talks violence, polio with Penn and Teller

You don't need another reason to watch Penn & Teller: Bullshit -- its regular skewering of nut...

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04.22.09
Epilogue: After Utah game bill dies, state rep apologizes for Jack Thompson
04.22.09

Epilogue: After Utah game bill dies, state rep apologizes for Jack Thompson

Things haven't been going well for the Utah gaming bill that ex-attorney Jack Thompson penned and,...

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04.07.09
Jack Thompson takes his fight to Utah radio
04.07.09

Jack Thompson takes his fight to Utah radio

Fueled by the recent veto of his Utah game bill and the constant thirst for more, Jack Thompson mad...

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04.03.09
Thompson vs. Methenitis: 'Debate of the Century'
04.03.09

Thompson vs. Methenitis: 'Debate of the Century'

Hear ye! Hear ye! Joystiq's own legal counsel, Mark "Minister of Mandate" Methenitis, has announced...

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04.01.09
April Fools: Jack Thompson wants government to legalize gamer murder
04.01.09

April Fools: Jack Thompson wants government to legalize gamer murder

You may think he's a stick in the mud, but Jack Thompson does have a sense of humor. Want proof? Ho...

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03.25.09
Utah Governor vetoes video game and movie legislation [update]
03.25.09

Utah Governor vetoes video game and movie legislation [update]

It's game over in Utah, for now. Utah Governor Jon Huntsman (R) has vetoed the video game and movie...

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03.12.09
Utah senate passes gaming retail restriction bill
03.12.09

Utah senate passes gaming retail restriction bill

After breezing through the Utah House of Representatives with an overwhelming vote of 70 for and tw...

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