Now your kids can play "The Oregon Trail" on Facebook. Credit: Nicholas Kamm, AFP/Getty Images Remember "The Oregon Trail" -- the computer game in which you make your virtual way across the historic East-West wagon route without dyin...Should underage kids be playing games on Facebook?
Perhaps I'm showing my age a little bit, but I don't get the appeal of Facebook games like Mafia Wars or FarmVille. If you need to kill time, I suppose there's nothing wrong with a little mindless entertainment, no matter what form it takes. Yet...If you can't get through the day without playing video games, it might be time to get help.