Sci-Fi & Gaming News Archive - June 26, 2006
Defying intensified World Cup distractions and toasty weather in Europe, Warner Bros. International's "Poseidon" scored a surprise goal this weekend by edging out two powerful rivals -- "X-Men: The Last Stand" and "The Da Vinci Code" -- to top the overseas box office.
Author JK Rowling confessed on Sunday she was feeling sad that her days penning the Harry Potter books were almost over.
- A spider.
- Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.