Schadenfreude. It's such an ugly word . But if you feel like indulging your baser instincts, through the magic of Google News, follow this link
What am I on about?
 Actually - it's quite a pretty word - say it with me "Schadenfreude.... Schaaaaaadenfreude"
"Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic." Clarke's Third Law 
 "Any technology distinguishable from magic is insufficiently advanced." Benford's Corollary