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  • UK housewives rule in online time - 31 December 2008
    "A survey of more than 27,000 web users in 16 countries has shown that the Chinese spend the largest fraction of their leisure time online."
    + How much leisure time do you spend on the internet?

    (BBC)

 

  • Bobby Fischer (March 9, 1943 - January 17, 2008)
    "an American-born chess Grandmaster, an Icelandic citizen at the time of his death, who became famous as a teenager for his chess-playing ability.
    In 1972, he became the first, and so far only, American to win the official World Chess Championship..."

    (Wikipedia)

 

 

  • Games making waves at E3 - 12 May 2006
    "Games ranging from fantasy adventures to intense shooters have been tempting fans at the E3 games expo in Los Angeles."
    THE LEGEND OF ZELDA: TWIIGHT PRINCESS (WII)
    GEARS OF WAR (XBOX 360)
    HEAVENLY SWORD (PLAYSTATION 3)
    WORLD OF WARCRAFT: THE BURNING CRUSADE (PC)
    HALO 3 (XBOX 360)

    (BBC)

 

 

  • "People who collect things are called by many names. Some of their names are as unusual as the items they collect."
    (factmonster.com)