I called it. While some people took it seriously, I thought it was very clearly a joke, and the curtain has finally been dropped. Anti-Spore was indeed a hoax, and the creator has let slip via that good old Internet standby -- the Rick Roll.
Our militant Spore-fighter starts out a post like this:
And then continues with this:
Definitely one of the most elaborate Rick Rolls I've ever seen, wouldn't you agree? Of course, the sadder message is that this site could have been believable, simply because there are enough militant nutters in the job to make it so.
Normally, we Internet jockeys only get two great tastes that taste great together, such as cats and invisible sandwiches. Rarely are we granted, nay, allowed the opportunity to gaze upon such a feat of wizardry that is the tr...more