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Snakes makes it to the top of the ladder

Richard Bowen | 11:21 UK time, Tuesday, 22 August 2006

Snakes_on_a_Plane.jpgMorning bloggers. It's official, Snakes on a Plane reaches the top of the US movie box office. But how? I'll be lobbying hard in the meeting for this one. In order to help me out add loads of comments to our blog stating how much you want to hear the world discussing this global phenomenon.
In other news...

The immigration debate rages on in the UK. Ministers are calling for caps on the number of Eastern Europeans entering Britain when (as is expected) Bulgaria and Romania join the EU next year.

What do you think about the U.N? They themselves admit failure to bring peace in places like Rwanda, Congo, Sudan and Bosnia . Yet some argue they've been put in impossible positions and have done the best they can. Nevertheless they are still the peacekeepers of the world. We'd love to know what you think about them. Are they a good idea, or a waste of time?

Tom and Jerry cartoons have to be edited to take out cigarette scenes. This story is appearing all over the news websites. Here's the Daily Mirror's take. What's yours?

Forest fires brake out in Greek holiday resorts. Here's the story and the BBC online debate.

How should Iran respond to the nuclear offer? Accept or Reject?

Here's what else is on the BBC news website today.
Italy Steps in with Lebanon offer
Africa - DR Congo poll rivals in gun fight
Americas - Mexico teachers extend protest
Asia Pacific - Japan birth rate begins to rise
South Asia - Inzie defiant over oval protest
U.K - Terror plot suspects in court

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