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Congratulations Pac-Man!

It's about frickin' time! Pac-Man is finally being inducted into the International Video Game Hall of Fame! What? There's a hall of fame for video games? I had no idea. Actually, it's brand new, and it's just kind of imaginary. It's not actually a structure...it's just more of an idea. They're hoping someday to create a real building where they'll put the more than 100-thousand coin-operated and home video games. Where are they putting it? Of course the obvious choice is Ottumwa, Iowa, a town which is apparently not satisfied with having the distinction of being the hometown of Radar O'Reilly from the TV show M*A*S*H. Pac-Man is the first game to be inducted..at a big bash this weekend in Ottumwa, where there will also be tournaments and other geeky stuff going on. I've never been good at video games so I probably wouldn't plan a visit there, unless of course I could get a tour from Radar (or his Uncle Ed). More about the video game hall of fame here.

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