Best of the Web for Week 4 of 2009

  • tags: zork, infocom, news

    • Jolt Online Gaming will be developing a casual multiplayer game based on the legendary Zork franchise. The game will be web-based, playable from any Internet browser (including mobile devices).
  • President Bush fixed the man-made global climate change problem! Yay!

    tags: climate-change, global-warming, environment, environmentalism, politics

    • George W. Bush will leave office on January 20 with the earth’s temperature cooler than when he took office in 2001.
    • "We put up satellites in the atmosphere to measure the lower troposphere. We did this 30 years ago because of the global cooling panic. So we’re measuring where we would find the cooling or warming signal, which is in the lower troposphere," he explains. "And we don’t see either; there has been a slight cooling in the last few years. The warming of two decades stopped in 1998."
  • The spin begins already…

    tags: biden, obama, inaugeration, politics, oprah

    • "Joe had the choice to be secretary of state or vice president," she said. Her husband turned to his wife with his finger to his lips and a "Shhhh!" that sent the audience into laughter. "OK, he did," Jill Biden said in her defense.
    • After the exchange aired on television three hours later, Biden spokeswoman Elizabeth Alexander denied Jill Biden’s account in a statement e-mailed to reporters.
  • I’m not a conspiracy theorist by any means, but I had to pull my sweatshirt on a little tighter when I read this website.

    tags: obama, religion, end-times, revelation, anti-christ, antichrist

    • Mission Statement

      A lot of people have been Googling "Obama Antichrist" or "Barack Obama Antichrist" and "Obama Messiah". This blog is dedicated to asking what is the cause of this phenomenon and where did it start?

  • I never bookmark a mere comment, but the hypocrisy pointed out in this comment on a blog post deserves to be recognized.

    tags: liberalism, hypocrisy, obama, inaugeration, bush, presidency

    • Headlines On This Date 4 Years Ago:

      "Republicans spending $42 million on inauguration
      while troops die in unarmored Humvees"

      "Bush extravagance exceeds any reason during tough economic times"

      "Fat cats get their $42 million inauguration party,
      Ordinary Americans get the shaft"

      Headlines Today:

      "Historic Obama Inauguration will cost only $120 million"

      "Obama Spends $120 million on inauguration; America Needs A Big Party"

      "Everyman Obama shows America how to celebrate"

      "Citibank executives contribute $8 million to Obama Inauguration"

  • As disturbing as the video is, the comments on YouTube leave me with at least SOME hope. Well, not much.

    tags: obama, liberalism, celebrities, pop-culture

  • "A young woman is locked in the bathroom of an abortion clinic after her aborted baby was born alive." — The trailer looks like a horror movie… But it’s based on true events.

    tags: abortion, movies, trailers

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