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Friday IT Fun: All Hail Watson

This week: Jeopardy champion. Next week: the world. If you've found something you think other IT pros will appreciate, send an e-mail to cpaoli@1105media.com so we can include it in next week's edition. Also, keep up with us all week long on Twitter.

  • Culturally Biased (HijinksEnsue.com) - The only way to defeat Watson is with…love.
  • Murdoch He Wrote (ColbertNation.com) – Look for the upcoming Friday IT Fun app, giving you access to a harder-to-read version of this column for only $9.99.

  • Gawk-Blocking  (Penny-Arcade.com) – Everybody is complaining about the new redesign just because it's something new and different... Oh, it also is terrible.  

  • Abraham Lincoln: Portrait of a Crazy Badass (Cracked.com) – Take some time this President's Day weekend with this portrait in awesomeness.  

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Chris Paoli is the site producer for Redmondmag.com and MCPmag.com.

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