Dungeons & Dragons has been entertaining players for over 40 years, but still can't completely shake a reputation for being a portal to evil magic.Read More
Look at the news and you'll see that our culture, our future, and our very way of life is under attack. By what, you ask? Well, depends on what music, movie, or video game people are afraid of at the moment. The following culture recommendations take a look at pieces of media that inspired moral panic, from devil-worshiping metal music to mind-warping shooter games.
Marilyn Manson's breakthrough album Antichrist Superstar, about a worm that rises to power through other people's hatred, would become a self-fulfilling prophecy as religious, political, and media groups targeted Manson for his supposed negative influence on children.Read More
Though Blackboard Jungle focuses on a teacher trying to rein in his unruly class of inner-city kids, it quickly became feared for showing teenaged rebellion and featuring rock and roll music.Read More