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Thursday 2 August 2007

2007-08-02

It was Thursday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). In that special week of August people in US were listening to Hey There Delilah by Plain White T's. In UK Umbrella by Rihanna featuring Jay-Z was in the top 5 hits. The Bourne Ultimatum, directed by Paul Greengrass, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2007 while The Quickie by James Patterson and Michael Ledwidge was one of the best selling books.
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Movies

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

The Bourne Ultimatum

Directed by: Paul Greengrass

Starring: Matt Damon, dgar Ramrez, Joan Allen

Country: United States

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The Story of the Kelly Gang

Directed by: Charles Tait

Starring: Elizabeth Tait, John Tait, Norman Campbell

Country: United States

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Death Proof

Directed by: Quentin Tarantino

Starring: Kurt Russell, Zoe Bell, Rosario Dawson

Country: United States

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Hairspray

Directed by: Adam Shankman

Starring: John Travolta, Queen Latifah, Nikki Blonsky

Country: United States

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Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix

Directed by: David Yates

Starring: Daniel Radcliffe, Emma Watson, Rupert Grint

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

Mad Men

Written by: Matthew Weiner

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

Country: United States

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Say What

Written by: Nick Tabri, Barry Falck

Starring: Stephanie Kennealy, Jordan Parrott, Jonathan Young, Czia Bennett

Country: United States

InfoMania

Starring: Conor Knighton, Sergio Cilli, Brett Erlich, Ben Hoffman

Country: United States

Last One Standing

Starring: Jason Bennett, Mark Hoban, Bradley Johnson, Richard Massey

Country: United Kingdom

Flight of the Conchords

Written by: James Bobin, Jemaine Clement, Bret McKenzie

Starring: Jemaine Clement, Bret McKenzie, Rhys Darby, Kristen Schaal

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 2 August 2007 ?

Holidays:
  • St. Etheldritha/Alfrida
  • St. Alphonsus Mary de Ligouri
  • St. Stephen
  • Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 4 saints: St. Peter Julian Eymard
  • Feast day of Ilya the Prophet in Russian Orthodox Church
Famous Birthdays:
  • Jennifer Duggar: American child, the 17th and seventh girl born to Bob and Michelle Duggar.
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Famous Deaths:
  • Holden Roberto: Angolan founder and leader of the National Front for the Liberation of Angola (FNLA) (Born 1923).
  • Kay Dotrice: English repertory actress (Born 1929).
Facts:
  • The first-ever United Nations plenary session on climate change is extended into a third day due to the large number of 'worried nations' wanting to describe their climate-related problems. (Fox News)
  • Mary Peters, the United States Secretary of Transportation, orders an immediate inspection of all truss bridges in the United States following the collapse of the I-35W Mississippi River bridge in Minneapolis. (CNN)
  • Kafeel Ahmed, who was one of the instigators of the 2007 Glasgow International Airport attack, dies in the Royal Glasgow Infirmary of the injuries he sustained in the attack. (AP via the Melbourne Age)
  • United States Marine Sergeant Lawrence Hutchins III is convicted of murder and related offences in relation to the killing of an Iraqi man. (CNN)
  • A Cabinet Minister and four junior ministers belonging to the Ceylon Workers Congress leave the Government of President of Sri Lanka Mahinda Rajapaksa due to ampquotpolitical differencesampquot. (The Hindu)

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Books

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

The Quickie

By: James Patterson and Michael Ledwidge

THE #1 BESTSELLING SENSATION #1 New York Times #1 Chicago Tribune #1 Washington Post #1 Entertainment Weekly #1 USA Today #1 Wall Street Journal America's most popular thriller writer, James Patterson, presents his most daring-and astonishing-novel ever.

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High Noon

By: Nora Roberts

Phenomenal #1 New York Times bestselling author Nora Roberts presents a spine-tingling novel about a female cop who walks fearlessly into danger—but must draw on her courage to let love into her life.

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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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Bungalow 2

By: Danielle Steel

Danielle Steel takes us beyond the dazzle of Hollywood in her compelling new novel—the story of one woman’s journey from suburban mom to award-winning screenwriter...and

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Ankh: Battle of the Gods

Platform: PC Mac

Genre: Third-person adventure

Publisher: BHV Software

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Another Century's Episode 3: The Final

Platform: PlayStation 2

Genre: Action

Publisher: Banpresto

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ASH: Archaic Sealed Heat

Platform: Nintendo DS

Genre: Tactical role-playing game

Publisher: Nintendo

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Beats

Platform: PlayStation Portable

Genre: Music video game

Publisher: SCEE

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Spider-Man 3

Platform: Game Boy Advance Microsoft Windows Mobile phone Nintendo DS PlayStation 2 PlayStation 3 PlayStation Portable Wii Xbox 360

Genre: Action

Publisher: Activision

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