Smackdown of the Week

Becks Vs. Madge

Despite all the hype for Anglophile Madonna's kids' book, ''The English Roses'' didn't rock the U.K., debuting at No. 17 on the best-seller list, 16 spots behind soccer star David Beckham's memoir.

Originally posted Oct 10, 2003 Published in issue #732 Oct 10, 2003 Order article reprints