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Numbers: Jan. 1, 2000

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Melissa August, Harriet Barovick, Val Castronovo, Ellin Martens, Desa Philadelphia, Julie Rawe, Chris Taylor and Josh Tyrangiel

$13.6 million Amount taken in on opening weekend by Oliver Stone’s new conspiracy-free football film, Any Given Sunday

$12 million Amount taken in by Stone’s 1995 conspiracy-filled biopic, Nixon, during its first month of release

7 million Number of TV viewers who tuned in Christmas Eve to watch the holiday classic It’s a Wonderful Life on NBC

7.2 million Number of viewers who watched UPN’s wrestling extravaganza WWF Smackdown! the night before

31 Pounds lost by Monica Lewinsky on the Jenny Craig weight program, for which she is a new spokeswoman

12 Weight in pounds of the Starr report and its appendixes

3.35 million Tons of paper produced by the $85 billion U.S. catalog industry in 1998, according to a study

1 Number of catalog companies in the study that used recycled paper

Sources: USA Today, Daily Variety, A.C. Nielsen, AP, Alliance for Environmental Innovation

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