LA Noire – high quality gangster movie game for the PS3 and XBox 360. The game has got rave reviews and it has today been confirmed as the No.1 game in the UK Gaming Chart. To see what an ordinary UK newspaper thought of the game see here, to see a trailer based on actual in game footage see YouTube.
Justin Bieber and Selena Gomez – our first double name linked trender (well if you ignore Imogen Thomas and her friend!). It seems that this pairing are now happy to be linked and appeared together at the Billboard Awards where Justin won 7 awards. For more on Justin see his main fan website and to learn more about Selena see her official site.
Randy Savage – also appears in top trends as “Macho Man”. The 58 year old WWf and WCW wrestling champ has died following his car crashing into a tree in Seminole, Florida. No other vehicle was involved and it is suspected he had a heart attack. For a better idea of Randy see him here against Ric Flair in Wrestlemania VIII.
Joplin – a tornado has slammed into this Missouri town’s hospital and a number of other public buildings and homes. At the last count at least 89 people have died in the tragedy. To see what the town is like visit the town’s own website.
Iceland volcano eruption – the Grimsvotn volcano erupted at the weekend sparking fears of a rerun of the chaos suffered by air travellers last April when the catchily named Icelandic volcano Eyjafjallajokull erupted. Current expectation is for less disruption than last year but the Met Office have advised that an ash cloud will reach the UK early Tuesday morning. For more info and updates see the Met Office site.
Kim Clijsters – although still suffering the after effectsof an ankle injury the Belgian tennis star is looking forward to the French Open, her first tournament since March. For her view on things and video footage see her official site.