“Cullen” Ranks #485 On List of Popular Baby Names for 2009

A few days ago, we reported the news that “Isabella” and “Jacob” topped the lists for last year’s popular baby names.  Entertainment Weekly is reporting that the name “Cullen” made the list at #485, up 297 spots from the previous year.  They also point out that “Edward” moved up 11 spots from the previous year, reaching #137 on the list.

Casting Call for Twi-Hards!

How well can you argue your case for Team Edward or Team Jacob?  It’s time to put your public speaking and debate skills to good use!  An open call hosted on is looking for the biggest Edward fans and the biggest Jacob fans out there.  Get out your video camera and visit for more details!

New Still from “The Twilight Saga:Eclipse” Featuring Riley and Newborn Army

Check out this eerily awesome new still from “The Twilight Saga: Eclipse” featuring newborn vampire Riley and Victoria’s army of vampires recently released by Summit Entertainment.

Iron Man 2 Way Behind Robert Pattinson, Kristen Stewart’s New Moon: First Day Box Office

According to Box Office Mojo, Iron Man 2’s $52.4m opening, which includes approximately $7.5m it earned at Thursday midnight screenings, is no. 7 on the all-time list for first-day box-office grosses.

The Twilight Saga: New Moon is no. 1 with $72.7m, followed by Christopher Nolan’s The Dark Knight (the record-holder for a three-day weekend, with $158m), Michael Bay’s Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen, Tobey Maguire’s Spider-Man 3, Daniel Radcliffe’s Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince, and Johnny Depp’s Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest.

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Do any of you know anyone who has given their child a Twilight name (since the release of the books)?  Any Cullens out there?  Seeing how I’ve decided not to have any more children, I’d have to reserve the Twilight names for furry children.  Someday I’d love to have a Siberian Husky and I want to name her Leah.  LOL!

What do you think of the still of the newborns coming out of the water?  I cannot wait to see that in the theater on the big screen!  That is going to look so freakin’ awesome!

What do you think of today’s Twilight news?  Join us in the forum and share your thoughts.

Last thing…Happy Mother’s Day to all of the moms out there!