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Monday 1 October 2007

2007-10-01

It was Monday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). In that special week of October people in US were listening to Crank That (Soulja Boy) by Soulja Boy Tell'em. In UK About You Now by Sugababes was in the top 5 hits. Gone Baby Gone, directed by Ben Affleck, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2007 while The Age of Turbulence by Alan Greenspan was one of the best selling books.
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Old Newspapers

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

Gone Baby Gone

Directed by: Ben Affleck

Starring: Morgan Freeman, Ed Harris, Casey Affleck

Country: United States

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No Country for Old Men

Directed by: Ethan Coen

Starring: Tommy Lee Jones, Javier Bardem, Josh Brolin

Country: United States

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I'm Not There.

Directed by: Todd Haynes

Starring: Christian Bale, Cate Blanchett, Heath Ledger

Country: United States

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There Will Be Blood

Directed by: Paul Thomas Anderson

Starring: Daniel Day-Lewis, Paul Dano, Ciarn Hinds

Country: United States

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The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford

Directed by: Andrew Dominik

Starring: Brad Pitt, Casey Affleck, Sam Shepard

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Cinemassacre's Monster Madness

Starring: James Rolfe

Country: United States

Stories from the Vaults

Starring: Tom Cavanagh

Country: United States

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Ricky Shore Sings the Blues

Starring: Alex Murphy

Country: United States

Monkey Life

Starring: Ralf Little

Country: United Kingdom

Mad Men

Written by: Matthew Weiner

Starring: Jon Hamm, Elisabeth Moss, Vincent Kartheiser, January Jones

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 1 October 2007 ?

Holidays:
  • Singapore - Children's Day
  • Also see October 1 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • World Vegetarian Day
  • French Republican Calendar - Cuve (Barrel) Day, tenth day in the Month of VendTmiaire
  • Tuvalu - Independence Day (from Gilbert Islands (Kiribati), 1975)
Famous Birthdays:
See famous people born on 01 October
Famous Deaths:
  • Harry Lee: Sheriff of Jefferson Parish, Louisiana (Born 1932).
  • Ronnie Hazlehurst: English conductor and theme song composer (Born 1928).
  • Ned Sherrin: English broadcaster, author and stage director (Born 1931).
  • Al Oerter: American athlete, he won 4 gold medals at the Olympics (1956, 60, 64, and 68)in the discus throw, a feat only matched by Carl Lewis in the long jump (4 consecutive victories).
Facts:
  • Citigroup and UBS announce writedowns of US$9.3 billion of debt due to the credit crisis.
  • Pope Benedict XVI replaced Archbishop Piero Marini, the longtime director of office of papal liturgies, with Father Guido Marini of the Genoa archdiocese. (Novus Motus Liturgicus)
  • At least 15 people are killed and 19 others injured in a suspected suicide bomb blast in Bannu in Pakistan's North-West Frontier Province. (BBC)
  • The Colorado Rockies beat The San Diego Padres in an extra-innings tiebreaker game to clinch a wild card birth to the playoffs

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in October 2007?

  • Time: Photo of a large chunk of melting sea ice with five different country flags staked in it. Flags digi
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.10834
  • Esquire

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

The Age of Turbulence

By: Alan Greenspan

The Age Of Turbulence is Alan Greenspan’s incomparable reckoning with the contemporary financial world, channeled through his own experiences working in the command room of the global economy longer and with greater effect than any other single living figure.

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Eat, Pray, Love

By: Elizabeth Gilbert

The 10th anniversary edition of one of the most iconic, beloved, and bestselling books of our time.Elizabeth Gilbert’s Eat Pray Love touched the world and changed countless lives, inspiring and empowering millions of readers to search for their own best ...

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Into the Wild

By: Jon Krakauer

In April 1992 a young man from a well-to-do family hitchhiked to Alaska and walked alone into the wilderness north of Mt. McKinley. His name was Christopher Johnson McCandless.

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A Thousand Splendid Suns

By: Khaled Hosseini

After 103 weeks on the New York Times bestseller list and with four million copies of The Kite Runner shipped, Khaled Hosseini returns with a beautiful, riveting, and haunting novel that confirms his place as one of the most important ...

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

3030 Deathwar

3030 Deathwar

Platform: Windows

Genre: Space trading and combat simulator

Publisher: Crunchy Leaf Games

Band of Bugs

Platform: Xbox 360 (XBLA), Windows

Genre: Turn-based tactics

Publisher: Microsoft Game Studios

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Barbie as the Island Princess

Platform: PlayStation 2, PC, Nintendo GameCube, Wii, Nintendo DS, Game Boy Advance

Genre: Platform

Publisher: Activision Vivendi Games Sierra Entertainment

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Bartender DS

Platform: Nintendo DS

Genre: Simulation

Publisher: Electronic Arts

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Beatmania IIDX 14 Gold

Platform: Arcade & Sony PlayStation 2

Genre: Music

Publisher: KCET

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