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Mexico: Police and army troops squared off with presumed hitmen working for drug traffickers in two deadly incidents in Mexico that left 11 gunmen dead, authorities said Saturday.
It marked the second straight year the Waves and Cougars squared off in a battle of the nation's top two teams.
Over the objections of the administration and Jewish groups that boycotted the event, Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, who has become the defiant face of Iran, squared off with the nation's foreign-policy establishment, taking questions for nearly two hours from two dozen members of the Council on Foreign Relations.
However, he is best remembered as the defense attorney in the Scopes "monkey" trial of 1925, where he challenged Tennessee's anti-evolution law and squared off with creationist defender William Jennings Bryan in a famous debate on the witness stand.
Then the proto punks squared off in a head up with the pride of Samoans and you can pretty much guess the result.