Jon Stewart took note Monday that a game where teens supposedly punch random people “for the fun of it” has been a “trend” since 1994, and poked fun at all the supposed violence-related trends the media has hyped (e.g., car surfing).
Stewart also pointed out there are other violence problems the U.S. faces: “People shooting other people. It’s called the shoot-y game.”
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