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Sci-Fi & Gaming News Archive - June 02, 2009

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Surviving Beatles Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr were on hand in Los Angeles for the world debut of the latest installment of the “Rock Band” franchise, which allows players to tour and play the songs of the Fab Four.

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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