Gamer uses skills he learned in video game to save lives

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  1. seeker311

    seeker311 The Collector

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  2. SPLIT LIP

    SPLIT LIP Dry built

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    Cool.
     
  3. unicron's rage

    unicron's rage I am UNICRON, fear me!!

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    sweet playing videos can help people
     
  4. Bryan

    Bryan ΜΟΛΩΝ ΛΑΒΕ

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    Boo-yah!

    I love my fellow soldier-medics, and I guess that includes the virtual ones now!

    And he did exactly the right thing. That's too cool.
     
  5. Seth Buzzard

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    I don’t feel like clicking the link, did he use a double jump or circle strafe?
     
  6. Eric

    Eric RIP AND TEAR!!!

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    HAH! Take THAT, Jack Thompson! And you too, Hilary Clinton! Video games ARE good!
     
  7. Deefuzz

    Deefuzz Beard On! Beardmaster! Veteran

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    Yeah where the fuck is Jack Thompson now?
     
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    EvaUnit13 REBUILD

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    Cool
     
  9. Wing alpha

    Wing alpha <b><font color=blue>I voted for Super_Megatron and

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    keeping quiet hoping they dont disbar him.

    at least thats last I been hearing....he is been pretty quiet even for him

    on the news....COOOL
     
  10. Prisoner1138

    Prisoner1138 TFW2005 Supporter

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    I never really liked america's army as a game, but this is still pretty cool. The reality is, that there's a number of places he could have learned that stuff, but at least he learned it from somewhere. It's unfortunate that this will never become anywhere near as high profile as "video games are made by the devil!" in the media though.
     
  11. QuantumShock

    QuantumShock Stay for brunch ?

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    rocket jump :D 
     
  12. Belgrath

    Belgrath Boom! Nutshot!

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    Amazing.
     
  13. Gnaw

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    Email Jack Thompson!
     
  14. DilaZirK

    DilaZirK Is bullheaded.

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    Woot!
     
  15. bandron

    bandron seeker jets' nightmare

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    Sweet man. I love how stuff like this can happen and then you have an example to give the "all video games are bad" people and just say "right". That was some good clean practical application of first aid right there.
     
  16. DevilzFan

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    America's Army is an awesome game too. I spent waaaay too much time playing it before Battlefield 2142 came along.

    Plus being free makes it even more awesome.
     
  17. Aaron

    Aaron Master of Crystalocution Moderator Content Contributor

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    Yeah, but I can still imagine his retort.

    "Well, uhm, it's obviously Government propaganda to get more people to pay to download the game. And the driver in the car was most likely trying to copy Excitebike, causing the accident in the first place."


    Or something like that.
     
  18. Bryan

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    That is really cool.

    I'd never heard of this before--thought it was just another video game for Xbox or something.

    I'm gonna go try it out.
     
  19. Seth Buzzard

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    It’s free to download but it was crated with tax dollars.
     
  20. pscoop

    pscoop Dead inside

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