Pokemon Go Exposes Zeal to Regulate Every Aspect of Our Digital Lives

Pokemon Go Exposes Zeal to Regulate Every Aspect of Our Digital Lives

While there have been concerns about Pokemon characters being located in inappropriate places like the National Holocaust Museum and the Vietnam War Memorial, as well as numerous injuries to players who lost track of their surroundings, the reaction from some members of Congress and so-called public interest groups exposes a regulatory zeal that should be troubling to consumers and innovators.