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Hasbro Urged to Buy Rogue Scrabble Site

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Fans of Scrabulous, an online rendition of Scrabble, are so worried that the site will be shut down that they've created a "Save Scrabulous!" group. Some want Hasbro, the maker of Scrabble, to buy the online business rather than shut it down.


This is not the first time Hasbro has gone after an unofficial online version of Scrabble. A few years ago, the company squashed a site called e-Scrabble. So our last word in business comes from Scrabulous fans who are worried their favorite site will suffer the same fate. The word is B-U-Y. Some fans say Hasbro shouldn't shut down Scrabulous. They want the toy company to purchase the site. And one fan suggests hiring the Scrabulous creators to keep it running.

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