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The US Waged War on Pinball for Decades

The US Waged War on Pinball for Decades

Update: 2020-09-294
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Today, pinball is seen as a sort of retro novelty -- it's enjoyable, kitschy and wholesome. Yet for decades, political officials in cities across the United States worried pinball might lead to the downfall of the nation's children, become a driving force for organized crime, and dissolve the moral fabric of the US. So what led to this odd war on pinball -- and why aren't people worried about these games in the modern day?

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The US Waged War on Pinball for Decades

The US Waged War on Pinball for Decades

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