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  • As easy as 1.23 million: Modern Warfare 2 breaks UK record
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    Citing “astonishing” first-day sales figures in the UK, the Entertainment and Leisure Software Publishers Association has trumpeted Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2′s debut as a sign that “interactive entertainment has completely come of age.” Said Michael Rawlinson, Director General of the ELSPA: “These first day sales figures are astonishing.

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  • Is NASCAR for You? (Flowchart)
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    To those who embrace NASCAR comes a life of tailgating, beer and TV on Sundays and yelling when cars go smash. To those who shun NASCAR comes a life of general physical fitness.. Not sure where you fall? This flowchart can help.

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  • Stanford Hands USC Record Ass-Kicking, 55-21
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    Toby Gerhart rushed for 178 yards and three touchdowns, and No. 25 Stanford emphatically followed up its historic 2007 upset at the Coliseum while essentially ending 11th-ranked Southern California’s reign atop the Pac-10 with a 55-21 win Saturday.

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  • Does Mexico City Need a Red-Light District?
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    As more sex workers hit the city’s streets, the government wants to corral them into a special circuit. But Catholics, lawmakers and many prostitutes don’t approve of the plan

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  • NASCAR Coach Reveals Winning Strategy: ‘Drive Fast’
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    On the eve of the Sears Classic 500, legendary NASCAR coach Dan Amon shares his strategy for driving really fast in circles.

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  • NASA To Try Powering Mars Rover “Spirit” Out of Sand Trap
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    coondoggie writes “NASA’s long-running Mars rover Spirit is stuck in a sand trap — a situation the space agency would like to fix. Yesterday NASA said it will begin what it called the long process of extricating Spirit by sending commands that could free the rover. Spirit has been stuck in a place NASA calls ‘Troy’ since April 23, when the rover’s wheels broke through a crust on the surface that was covering bright-toned, slippery sand underneath. (more…)

  • Tom Tomorrow: Scientists announce time began 1-20-09
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    Researchers at the Prestigious Institute for the Advancement of Conservative Science make a startling announcement! History began on January 20th, 2009!

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  • Games-to-Film List: Videogames Likely To Be Adapted As Movie
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    The latest word on every videogame adaptation brewing in Hollywood.

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  • Trapattoni mulls over Irish team
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    Republic of Ireland boss Giovanni Trapattoni delays finalising his team for Saturday’s World Cup play-off against France at Croke Park.

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  • Man breaks world record pulling bus with his hair [Video]
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    A strongman broke the world’s most hair-raising record when he pulled a double decker bus more than 20 metres – using only his hair.

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