Boris Johnson

London mayor makes weapons-grade arse out of himself over London Games Festival

London mayor Boris Johnson apparently has trouble remembering what he’s said: the politician today praised the UK games industry, following previously writing a diatribe against games in general in the Telegraph in 2006. Boris today, speaking on the EA Trafalgar Square event during the LGF later this month: “I’m delighted that the London Games Festival […]

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  • Violent games encourage knife crime, says Boris Johnson

    Newly elected London mayor Boris Johnson has claimed that violent games are partly to blame for people stabbing each other. “We must show young people that knives are not cool, and for that we need positive role models,” he said, writing in thelondonpaper. “I want to counteract the damaging influences drug-addled celebrities and violent video […]