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The Real Grand Theft Town

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The Real Grand Theft Town

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The Real Grand Theft Town

The Real Grand Theft Town

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Video game fans lined up for hours Tuesday to get their hands on the new Grand Theft Auto IV. Set in the fictional town of Liberty City — a murderous, gritty place — the residents of the real Liberty City, Florida have some reservations.