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Selfie sticks endanger 'egotastic narc-artists,' warns Pizza Hut PSA

Selfie sticks are popping up everywhere, and a new fake public service announcement shows why that's a bad thing for your ego -- and basically everyone and everything around you.

By May 21, 2015


The 404 1,073: Where it could use some more bacon (podcast)

After staring longingly at Burger King's bacon-topped sundae dessert, we'll dive into the stories of the day: bootleg bounty hunters, Photochopping, and a list of our favorite graphic novels!

By June 13, 2012


The 404 171: Where we're on the RIGHT coast

Quick health update: Wilson is doing well and is on the miracle, three-day, cure-all Z-Pack. MTI fills in for another awesome show where we cut into our fillet of coastal beef.

By August 26, 2008


Images: Playing 'Narc' in a drug haze

Midway's game lets characters enhance their skills with illegal substances--but an addiction can have dire consequences.

March 17, 2005


Narc busted

Narc, a Grand Theft Auto-style game developed by Midway, has been banned in Australia. The game was due for release for Xbox in May.

By April 14, 2005


Reservoir Dogs game banned in Australia

It's yet another embarrassing day to be an Aussie gamer. Reservoir Dogs, the upcoming game based on the hit Quentin Tarantino film, has been banned in Australia.

By June 26, 2006


Marc Ecko banned in Australia

Another month, another game ban. This time it is graffiti-focused action title Marc Ecko's Getting Up: Contents Under Pressure, which has been refused classification by Australia's Office of Film and Literature Classification (OLFC), effectively making the game illegal to sell in this country.

By February 15, 2006


50 Cent shot down by Australian censors

Looks like Fiddy won't be In Da Clubfor Australian gamers, with the Office of Film and Literature Classification (OFLC) effectively banning the game 50 Cent Bulletproof from local sale.

By November 28, 2005


Violence in games stimulates brain for aggression

Violent video games appear to put the human brain in a mood to fight, according to a new study from Michigan State University in the US.

By October 12, 2005


The right to hit play

While Government bodies are allowing R18+ rated content on mobile phones, nothing has been done to remedy the situation with games, where a "maximum" rating of MA15+ applies.

By May 31, 2005