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Sci-Fi & Gaming News Archive - April 25, 2006

The escapades of the animated sub-zero heroes in "Ice Age 2: The Meltdown" continued to warm the hearts of British moviegoers and stayed top of the UK box office charts for the third week running.

Word of the Day
upstander
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.