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Sci-Fi & Gaming News Archive - May 08, 2008

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The release of “Grand Theft Auto IV” exceeded sales expectations, reaching more than $500 million in first week sales, and topping week one sales of Microsoft Corp.’s “Halo 3” on opening day alone.

Word of the Day
omphalos
  • 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.
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