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Sci-Fi & Gaming News Archive - July 21, 2008

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The Batman sequel The Dark Knight has thundered through movie theaters across the country, shattering box-office records and leaving audiences mesmerized in its wake.

Word of the Day
barghest
  • 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).
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