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Wii Have a Problem

ACB News writes: "Tiger Woods, Maria Sharapova, Derek Jeter – they're athletic superstars, the envy of millions. The Nintendo Wii system gives you just a tiny taste of what it's like to be them. But as ABC2 News Investigator Joce Sterman found out, it also shows you there's a big difference between playing the game on the field and in your living room.

The grace, the skill. There's a reason the professionals are getting paid to play. It's simply not as easy as it looks. And as we've found, there's a big difference between reality and wii-ality. Anthony Williams knows that all too well. He's on the disabled list, off the roster after hurting his shoulder while pitching the biggest game of his life. He says he was, "Throwing the ball 90 mph, trying to get it up to 100 miles per hour." The only problem is the curveballs that landed him in physical therapy weren't covered in cowhide. Instead, they came from a plastic coated remote".

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GlossGreen3053d ago

but some of those videos look like they were set-up.

Skerj3053d ago

Might I be the first to say "DER!!". Use some finesse and don't start flailing around like a jackass and you might not get hurt.

blynx1823053d ago (Edited 3053d ago )

First it was a fad, then was healthy for you, and now its not that good for social activites. These videos look painfully set up and for illustrative purposes.

solar3053d ago

this guy might be just a wii bit stupid to be trying to throw his arm out on a video game...

LastDance3053d ago (Edited 3053d ago )

Wait....Im not as good as tiger woods at golf?

Is this world getting dumber or stupider or dumber and stupider?

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