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By Jason Phillips

I would be willing to bet that every kid playing a video game when they were young has had fantasies about becoming their favorite video game character. They have probably also thought of what it might be like to see their toys come to life and move around and fight bad guys (Toy Story, anyone?). Who hasn’t played a video game and thought that it would make an awesome movie: “Why haven’t they made it yet?” you ask. Not all video games will equal movie magic. With that in mind we’ve rounded up 5 video games that should NOT be made into a movie and why.
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citizen journalismThe world of the professional journalist, formally schooled and trained in delivering the ‘Who, What, Why, When, and Where’ of a news story, has been turned upside down and inside out. The legendary sign-off, “And that’s the way it is,” by renowned CBS News broadcast journalist Walter Cronkite, has lost the resonance it once had. Replacing it is an innumerable deluge of tweets, social sharing sites, blogs, and video news that relentlessly rains down on us 24/7. The advances in digital technology and the growth of the Internet have empowered a new era of ‘Citizen Journalism’ that has firmly planted a stake in the ground of today’s interconnected society.
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