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

Look! Up in the sky. It's a bird! It's a plane! Or, is it another big-budget Hollywood movie that's all flash made only for cash? Maybe not. Maybe this "Superman" is different.

Adam Sandler's dark comedy "Click" debuted at the top of the North American box office, driving animated feature "Cars" into second place on its third weekend, according to studio estimates released on Sunday.

Word of the Day
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.