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Violence in sports and entertainment.
Obviously The Buddha was anti-violence as I am. Obviously war, murder, genocide all that stuff is easy: immoral. But what about violence in entertainment and sports? Is that also immoral/unskillful? Boxing opponents, for example, do intend to inflict pain and harm with their blows, but it doesn't necessarily always result in suffering. Similarly, sports like football and rugby are violent. It seems to me either one is against all forms of violence, including sports, or allows for certain types if they're controlled or for a game. How do you think The Buddha would come down on that?