: Man dead after online gaming binge

2007-09-17, 03:41 PM
Sep 17, 2007 08:48 AM
Associated press

BEIJING – A man in southern China appears to have died of exhaustion after a three-day Internet gaming binge, state media said Monday. The 30-year-old man fainted at a cybercafe in the city of Guangzhou on Saturday afternoon after he ha been playing games online for three days, the Beijing News reported.http://www.thestar.com/News/article/257404

2007-09-18, 12:00 AM
Let's hear it for natural selection continuing to do its thing and thinning the herd so as not to dilute the gene pool too much. :)

2007-09-18, 05:14 PM
That's an awefull thing to say!

Btw this is not the first time I've heard of this... I think there was a similar incident in Korea a few years ago.