There's little doubt that Blizzard's World of Warcraft can be addictive. Most of you probably know someone addicted to it. But we doubt you know anyone stupid enough to pay $14,000 to kick said addiction.

The ReSTART clinic in Seattle claims to be "the first residential treatment center for Internet addiction" in the US, and are offering WoW addicts a 45-day course where patients are weened off World of Warcraft. All for the low, low price of $14,000.

Seriously, $14,000? I know the American medical system is a joke, but I didn't think it was that funny.

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Rehab available in U.S. for Web addicts [AP, via Dtoid]