ChaCha vs. KGB (or KGB vs. ChaCha, If You Prefer)

If you haven’t heard of them, ChaCha and KGB are online answer services. You type or text a question and, moments later, your answer arrives (free for the former, 99 cents a throw for the latter).

Apparently these services are for folks who have either never heard of Wikipedia or suffer from the rare-yet-crippling affliction known as ‘Google-phobia.’

Nevertheless, putting my skepticism aside, I decided to road test ChaCha and KGB…