Horrid? What the hell are you talking about? Our first episode was pure comedy gold!
That being said, and Venn has brought this up many times, you should not use desktop screen capture software to show off games. It makes the game look a lot worse than it might otherwise. Mind you, your options on linux tend to be in the “Stitch together your own shit in IA32 ASM” realm of things, but GLC tends to work fairly well.
The guy is just starting off however, so we could probably cut him some slack…