Thursday, August 11, 2005

Death by computer games

File this under "weird news of the day." Apparently a man died from playing video games for 49 straight hours after being laid off from work for doing the same. I wonder if companies like EA Sports are going to become the next target for frivilous law suits a la the McDonald's "I'm too fat because I chose to eat your food" suits.

1 comment:

Mane the Mean said...

There have been some similar
case in China earlier. It seems
that too long time of play
depletes some essential resources.
It is somehow similar to using
too much speed, which also kills