Weekend Watchers (8/6): Olympics Recap

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This Weekend’s Top Ten Movies — August 3-5

  1. The Dark Knight Rises, $36.4 mill (total of 355 mill)
  2. Total Recall, $26 mill (Collin Ferrell & Jessica Biel)
  3. Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Dog Days, $14.7 mill (debut)
  4. Ice Age: Continental Drift, $8.4 million
  5. The Watch, $6.35 million
  6. Ted, $5.5 million
  7. Step Up Revolution, $5.7 million
  8. The Amazing Spider-Man, $4.3 million
  9. Brave, $2.9 million
  10. Magic Mike, $1.4 million

Olympics Recap

–      We were tied with China on Friday and after this weekend they pulled ahead on us again.  We are in second with 28 Gold, 14 Silver and 18 Bronze.

–      Our USA basketball team, which is reppin Syracuse hard with Melo on the team and Jim Boheim as an assistant coach. Lebrick has 20, Melo 20, Durant 16,  Kobe 9 and Chris Paul is killin it on defense with seven rebounds, six assists and four of the U.S. team’s 17 steals. They still barely beat Lithuania 99-94 and they play Argentina tonight at 5:15p eastern time.

–      Our boy Usain Bolt broke another record when he won the 100-meters in 9.63 seconds yesterday. He remains the world’s fastest man.

–      Our favorite gymnast, Gabby, who is the first African American to win the all-around competition in gymnastic, already has 2 golds.  She will square off on uneven bars tonight and tomorrow on the balance beam.  She could have 4 Gold metals soon if she wins.

Weekend Watchers is on @power99philly Mondays at 7:15a and Fridays 9:50a with @MinaSayWhat



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