Lancashire Evening Post
|Publisher||Lancashire Evening Post Ltd|
|Headquarters||Oliver's Place, Fulwood, Preston|
The Lancashire Evening Post is a daily newspaper based in Fulwood, a suburb of the city of Preston, Lancashire, England. According to the British Library, its first edition was published on 18 October 1886. It is known locally as the LEP.
Video game controversy
In late May 2010, Lancashire Evening Post ran an article about video games which drew some controversy for its comparison between video game addiction, underage drinking and drug use. The article was heavily criticized on a number of video game blogs for its biased nature and lack of evidence of such claims.
- "Gaming addiction grips youngsters". lep.co.uk. Retrieved 2010-05-26.
- "Two hours of gaming = doing a line of coke". Destructoid.com. Retrieved 2010-05-26.
- "UK Therapist: Two Hours of Gaming Equals a Line of Cocaine". GamePolitics.com. Retrieved 2010-05-26.
- "Two Hours Of Gaming The Same As Cocaine?". RockPaperShotgun. Retrieved 2010-05-28.
- "How Much Cocaine Is Two Hours Of Gaming Worth?". Kotaku. Retrieved 2010-05-28.
- "UK Therapist: Two Hours of Gaming is Equivalent to a Line of Cocaine". 1UP.com. Retrieved 2010-05-28.
- "UK therapist says playing games for 2 hours is equal to doing a line of cocaine". GoNintendo.com. Retrieved 2010-05-28.
- "Therapist says gaming is like cocaine". TechRadar. Retrieved 2010-05-28.
- "Gaming Equals Doing A Line Of Coke". HotBloodedGaming.com. Retrieved 2010-05-28.
- "UK Therapist: Video Gaming gives same high as a line of coke". Geek.com. Retrieved 2010-05-28.
- "Therapist: Two Hours Of Gaming Equals A Line Of Coke". G4tv.com. Retrieved 2010-05-28.
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