>Finished the story mode in GTA4 over the weekend. Should’ve written down my stats; off the top of my head, at the time I finished the story, I was a little over 66% complete, and had put in around 37 hours. I suspect I’ll keep playing for a bit longer; I don’t think I’ll ever …

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>*shudder* For starters, the radio stations would be replaced by the all-seeing, all-knowing DJ Atomica, the music would be considerably less eclectic, and the ZiT in-game feature that lets you know what song you’re listening to would simply be replaced with actual text pop-ins, the way every other EA game does. After all, your cellphone …

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>Tomorrow, May 5, will mark the first day I’ve had to go to work since GTA4 was released; I thought I’d put up a brief selection of GTA4-related stats before I turn in for the night. I’ll do a fuller recap tomorrow. 51.07% game completion 26 hours, 14 minutes, 17 seconds 51 days (in game) …

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>I saw a movie recently; it started out with 2 thugs slicing up a prostitute, featured multiple brutal beatings, and ended with a massive bloodbath, including the murder of the town sheriff. Was this movie considered pornographic? Was there a massive outcry? Were pundits up in arms, talking about how sick and depraved Hollywood was? …

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