Sci-Fi & Gaming News Archive - May 21, 2006


The porcupines want pizza, the squirrel is hooked on chocolate biscuits and the raccoon addicted to potato crisps -- In DreamWorks' new animated film "Over the hedge," forest animals become fast food junkies.

All the protests and all the bad reviews could not prevent "The Da Vinci Code" from recording a $224 million worldwide opening, the second-biggest debut ever at the global box office, its distributor said on Sunday.

Word of the Day
  • A person or thing gazed at with wonder or curiosity, especially of a scornful kind.
The 'stock' of 'gazingstock' comes from an Old English word meaning 'tree trunk' or 'wood'.