What Happened to NPR's Webkinz? Webkinz, the Internet-toy phenomenon that allows the owner to care for a pet in a digital world by playing computer games, has lost some popularity. Even Weekend Edition Sunday has forgotten about our own furry digital friend, NewsHound. Although our staff has not been so diligent with his care, he's still alive.
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What Happened to NPR's Webkinz?

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What Happened to NPR's Webkinz?

What Happened to NPR's Webkinz?

What Happened to NPR's Webkinz?

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Webkinz, the Internet-toy phenomenon that allows the owner to care for a pet in a digital world by playing computer games, has lost some popularity. Even Weekend Edition Sunday has forgotten about our own furry digital friend, NewsHound. Although our staff has not been so diligent with his care, he's still in good health.

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