Sci-Fi & Gaming News Archive - November 03, 2008
AUSTIN, Texas, Nov. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Air Force has today announced a partnership with Microsoft to promote the Xbox LIVE "Horror Meets Comedy" original short film series that will premiere exclusively on Xbox LIVE this November 19th.
Word of the Day
- A goblin in English folklore, often appearing in the shape of a large dog and believed to portend imminent death or misfortune.
- A ghost, wraith, hobgoblin, elf, or spirit.
The origin of 'barghest' is not known, but it may be from perhaps burh-ghest, town-ghost, or German Berg-geist (mountain spirit) or Bär-geist (bear-spirit).