Episode 161: Should You Pay Attention To Video Game Ratings?

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Do you pay any attention to those age ratings on video game boxes? Should you?

Teens playing video games

Our co-host Amy Oztan wrote an in-depth article for Tom’s Hardware about the ESRB, which rates video games. Should you pay attention to those ratings? Do they have any resemblance to reality? Listen in and find out!

Episode Links

Can Parents Trust ESRB Ratings for Games? by Amy Oztan – Tom’s Hardware

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What’s Going On With New York’s Elite Public High Schools? by Syed Ali and Margaret M. Chin – The Atlantic

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