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New 'Grand Theft Auto' Game Shakes Up Hollywood

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New 'Grand Theft Auto' Game Shakes Up Hollywood

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New 'Grand Theft Auto' Game Shakes Up Hollywood

New 'Grand Theft Auto' Game Shakes Up Hollywood

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The video game Grand Theft Auto IV raked in a record $500 million in its first week. Could video games surpass movies as Hollywood's bread and butter industry?

Farai Chideya talks with News & Notes tech contributor Mario Armstrong about the GTA phenomenon.

Plus, we consider whether Yahoo made a mistake by turning down Microsoft's $44 billion offer.