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December 18, 2003: And Nobody Shoots At You While You Play

Shane Messer thought that the search for Iraq's weapons of mass destruction was something like a game. So he created a game that anyone can play . . . well, anyone with $39.99.

In Find Those Weapons: The Hunt for the Real WMD, the clues are real government documents related to the allied invasion of Iraq. The prize is a 14K gold trophy, a barrel of oil, and cash representing 10% of the game's profits. But if nobody finds it by Election Day, Messer will send the gold and oil to the White House.

Read the CNN story.

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