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A man has quit his job to play “Pokémon Go” full time

Honestly, it’s probably not the smartest decision a person could make . . . The 24-year-old New Zealander Tom Currie left his job to embark on a two-month-long hunt around his country to capture all the Pokémon the popular game offers. As Currie told the Guardian: “I wanted to have an adventure. I have been … Continue reading “A man has quit his job to play “Pokémon Go” full time”

Honestly, it’s probably not the smartest decision a person could make . . .

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The 24-year-old New Zealander Tom Currie left his job to embark on a two-month-long hunt around his country to capture all the Pokémon the popular game offers. As Currie told the Guardian:

“I wanted to have an adventure. I have been working for six years and I was desperate for a break. And Pokémon gave me the chance to live that dream.”

[Photo: Tom Currie/Facebook]

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Michael Grothaus is a novelist, journalist, and former screenwriter. His debut novel EPIPHANY JONES is out now from Orenda Books. You can read more about him at MichaelGrothaus.com

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