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Sci-Fi & Gaming News Archive - May 14, 2010

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Industry tracker NPD reported Thursday that sales of video game hardware and software plunged 26 percent in April, one of the largest declines over the past decade.

Word of the Day
barratry
  • The offense of persistently instigating lawsuits, typically groundless ones.
  • An unlawful breach of duty on the part of a ship's master or crew resulting in injury to the ship's owner.
  • Sale or purchase of positions in church or state.
This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.
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