GameSpot.com does a great interview with Wright, and gets him to reveal the Colonel's seven delicious herbs and spices (rust, ground up old newspapers, snake venom, Silly Putty, lard, bits of sock, and cheez squeezins) used to make his award-winning chicken.
Haha! As if! Actually, Wright discusses Spore at some length, which is good because the game is going to be crack. Without the, you know, heart-exploding and such.
Proceed with the reading of the interview here.
And you must read more about Spore or forever be doomed to lameness.