Are the deaths of the Arizona shooting victims game-related?

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Are the deaths of the Arizona shooting victims game-related?

I don't know. I read this in the WSJ:

http://online.wsj.com/article/SB1000142405274870379190457607585189247808...

Does anyone know anything about Earth Empires? I think the article said it was a text-based game. I don't know that there is a specific connection, but we have had several reports here of extended gaming sessions or abrupt withdrawal triggering psychotic episodes. Just wondering.

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Protects the lingering dewdrop from the sun." -------William Wordsworth

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I doubt it seriously.

I doubt it seriously.

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I think he was just a very

I think he was just a very mentally unstable individual who "fell through the cracks" and did not get the help he needed.

The question is....will you be able/courageous/adult enough to sacrifice that which merely pleases you...for that which will truly fulfill you? That is the question of personal growth.
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