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Suicide Threat Fails to Get WoW Account Reinstated

Category: Gaming
Posted: January 5, 2009 12:22PM
Author: Nemo

After a 17-year old Ohio teenager was banned from World of Warcraft, he contacted Blizzard's help desk to get his account reinstated. According to reports, he told them he was suicidal and WoW was all he had to live for. Blizzard didn't reinstate the account but did call emergency services. When the police and paramedics arrived, the teen said it was all a joke and he was using the threat of suicide to get what he wanted. The police didn't find the joke all that funny and charged the teenager with a first-degree misdemeanor.



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malmsteenisgod on January 5, 2009 03:35PM
Ahahahah. You can't make something like that up. But really, what an idiot.
ClayMeow on January 5, 2009 04:54PM
Serves him right! lol .....................
Waco on January 6, 2009 12:24AM
That's absolutely hilarious and pathetic. :D
d3bruts1d on January 6, 2009 04:19AM
Kids these days... sheesh. There was another kid who killed his parents because they took away his Xbox, or halo, or something stupid like that. This is why parents should be allowed to beat their kids.
ClayMeow on January 6, 2009 07:28AM
amen, d3, amen. Stupid "child abuse" laws. Ridiculous.

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