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2012-07-12 15:57:39

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Rovio has never been quiet about their desire to branch out into other markets and franchises. The Finnish developers of the runaway gaming hit Angry Birds have announced plans to create an Angry Birds cartoon and have already built Angry Birds theme parks. They´ve also licensed out their characters to other companies. (Whom among us hasn´t seen an Angry Birds plush doll, T-Shirt or gummy snack at our local mega-mart?)...

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).