CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Mar 30, 2004
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.
(West Point, New York: Jim Acosta) The popularity among teens of the computer video game, “America’s Army,” designed by the Pentagon as a recruiting tool, featured; game excerpts shown; scenes shown from a tournament in New York; details given about the debate over whether the game provides a realistic view of war. [Player Rob CALCAGNI- says it’s a fun game.] [US Army recruiter Lt. Col. John GILLETTE- says the tournament is a fantastic recruiting opportunity.] [America’s Army project director Col. Casey WARDYNSKI- comments on the game.] [University of Michigan Brad BUSHMAN- says the game provides a sanitized view of violence.] [Player Bart KOSCINSKI- says people know what they’re getting into.]
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