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Friday 2 November 2001

2001-11-02

It was Friday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). In that special week of November people in US were listening to Family Affair by Mary J. Blige. In UK Can't Get You Out Of My Head by Kylie Minogue was in the top 5 hits. The One, directed by James Wong, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2001 while Isle of Dogs by Patricia Cornwell 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 ?

The One

Directed by: James Wong

Starring: Jet Li, Carla Gugino, Delroy Lindo

Country: United States

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Monsters, Inc.

Directed by: Pete Docter

Starring: Billy Crystal, John Goodman, Mary Gibbs

Country: United States

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Serendipity

Directed by: Peter Chelsom

Starring: John Cusack, Kate Beckinsale, Jeremy Piven

Country: United States

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Training Day

Directed by: Antoine Fuqua

Starring: Denzel Washington, Ethan Hawke, Scott Glenn

Country: United States

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The Royal Tenenbaums

Directed by: Wes Anderson

Starring: Gene Hackman, Gwyneth Paltrow, Anjelica Huston

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

Pardon the Interruption

Starring: Tony Reali, Michael Wilbon, Tony Kornheiser

Country: United States

The Isaac Mizrahi Show

Starring: John Leguizamo

Country: United States

Next Big Star

Starring: Malese Jow, Ed McMahon, Joseph Neibich

Country: United States

Coupling

Starring: Jack Davenport, Gina Bellman, Sarah Alexander, Kate Isitt

Country: United Kingdom

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Let's Bowl

Starring: Steve Sedahl, Rich Kronfeld, Drew Jansen, Amanda Brewer

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 2 November 2001 ?

Holidays:
  • Catholicism - All Souls Day (unless on a Sunday)
  • Rastafari movement - The coronation of Haile Selassie (1930) celebrated
  • USA - admission day (1889) of North Dakota and South Dakota as 39th and 40th states.
  • Ancient Latvia - Dveselu Diena held
  • Mexico and the United States - Day of the Dead (Spanish: El Dia de los Muertos), a Mexican and Mexican-American celebration of dead ancestors.
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Facts:
  • Microsoft and the US Department of Justice and nine US states reach a settlement in their antitrust case. Microsoft is to license Windows uniformly, and cannot make exclusive contracts that compel companies to use to not use certain competing software products.
  • Disney generally releases the Walt Disney Pictures / Pixar Animation Studios animated feature film Monsters, Inc. to theatres in the USA. North American theater receipts: US$255.5 million.
  • Hurricane Michelle hits Cuba, destroying crops and thousands of homes.
  • The Police Service of Northern Ireland is established, replacing the controversial Royal Ulster Constabulary.
  • The People's Republic of China is admitted to the World Trade Organization after 15 years of negotiations.

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in November 2001?

  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.623
  • Esquire
  • Wired: Wired - November, 2001

Books

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

Isle of Dogs

By: Patricia Cornwell

Patricia Cornwell's novels of big-city police have taken this classic genre to a new level. "Move over, Carl Hiaasen, you've got company," the San Francisco Examiner warned.

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Roses Are Red

By: James Patterson

In this heart-pounding new thriller, Detective Alex Cross pursues the most brilliant killer he's ever confronted, a mysterious criminal who calls himself the Mastermind. In a series of crimes that has stunned Washington, D.C.,

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A Bend In The Road

By: Nicholas Sparks

Miles Ryan's life seemed to end the day his wife was killed in a hit-and-run accident two years ago. As deputy sheriff of New Bern, North Carolina, he not only grieves for her and worries about their young son Jonah ...

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The Corrections

By: Jonathan Franzen

Winner of the 2001 National Book Award for FictionAfter almost fifty years as a wife and mother, Enid Lambert is ready to have some fun. Unfortunately, her husband, Alfred, is losing his sanity to Parkinson's disease, and their children have ...

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

American Bass Challenge

Platform: Game Boy Advance

Genre: Fishing

Publisher: Starfish (JPN) Ubisoft

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Blast Lacrosse

Platform: PlayStation

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Acclaim Sports

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Cossacks: European Wars

Cossacks: European Wars

Platform: Windows 95/98

Genre: Real-time strategy

Publisher: Strategy First and cdv Software Entertainment (re-release)

Formula One Arcade

Formula One Arcade

Platform: PlayStation

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Sony Computer Entertainment Europe

ESPN MLS ExtraTime 2002

ESPN MLS ExtraTime 2002

Platform: Nintendo GameCube, PlayStation 2, Xbox

Genre: Sports game

Publisher: Konami


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