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Ryan Van Cleave felt sweaty, antsy, and anxious after not playing World of Warcraft during their 2007 Christmas vacation in Chicago.
After returning home to Washington, D.C., Van Cleave, 38, and his wife returned to their usual argument about his addiction: “Stop playing that freakin’ game,” she pleaded.
“Shut up. I can spend my free time how I choose,” he countered as they began screaming at each other.
Pissed at his wife and suffering from World of Warcraft withdrawal, Van Cleave walked out New Year’s Eve night.