Sci-Fi & Gaming News Archive - April 26, 2007


A children's advocacy group wants the Department of Health and Human Services to oust Shrek, the animated ogre, from his role as spokesman for an anti-obesity drive.


Tobey Maguire says he and his big-screen alter-ego, Spider-Man, "have very different lives." Still, both are caught in the same web of uncertainty: What next?

Fire broke out in a vacant post office Tuesday where a movie crew had been filming scenes for an upcoming "Batman" sequel.

Word of the Day
  • One who brings meat to the table; hence, in some countries, the official title of the grand master or steward of the king's or a nobleman's household.
The word 'dapifer' comes from Latin roots meaning 'feast' and 'bearer'.