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Michael Atkinson: "Gamers scarier than bikies"

Sasayaki (1096761) writes | more than 4 years ago

Australia 3

Sasayaki (1096761) writes "The South Australian Attorney-General Michael Atkinson claims, in an interview with Good Game, that gamers were more of a threat to his family than biker gangs. This is the man who has been the biggest opponent to Australia receiving an R18+ rating for video games and who has the power to veto any such law introducing it."
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Extra information. (1)

Sasayaki (1096761) | more than 4 years ago | (#31152832)

From TFA: The South Australian Attorney-General revealed in an interview aired last night that a "threatening note from a gamer" was placed under his door early one morning.

Reality is stranger than fiction (1)

Demonoid-Penguin (1669014) | more than 4 years ago | (#31153962)

Just when you thought you'd seen it all - this arseclown comes along and makes my brain bleed.

Yep - them gamers are a dangerous lot (when you can get them to leave their machines.

Like the bikers he claimed cooked a cat on the barby at his local park - well, not actually a cat, in fact, not his local park, dammit - not even bikers.

Quick call the police, fingerprints, handwriting analysis - wot, your dog ate the note, oh, and bikers stole the dog. R-ight.

$10 says he didn't call the police. Did the bikers steal his phone?

The guy has a law degree, and arts degree and spent 3 years working for a newspaper... bring on Hemingways' "3 day open season".

Well you know what? (1)

hkdm (1721140) | more than 4 years ago | (#31154556)

Michael Atkinson is a tosser.
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