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Saturday 8 June 2002

2002-06-08

It was Saturday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). In that special week of June people in US were listening to Foolish by Ashanti. In UK One Step Closer by S Club Juniors was in the top 5 hits. Scooby-Doo, directed by Raja Gosnell, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2002 while The Shelters of Stone by Jean M. Auel was one of the best selling books.
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Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Movies

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

Scooby-Doo

Directed by: Raja Gosnell

Starring: Matthew Lillard, Freddie Prinze Jr., Sarah Michelle Gellar

Country: United States

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The Bourne Identity

Directed by: Doug Liman

Starring: Franka Potente, Matt Damon, Chris Cooper

Country: United States

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Das Experiment

Directed by: Oliver Hirschbiegel

Starring: Moritz Bleibtreu, Christian Berkel, Oliver Stokowski

Country: United States

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Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones

Directed by: George Lucas

Starring: Ewan McGregor, Natalie Portman, Hayden Christensen

Country: United States

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Unfaithful

Directed by: Adrian Lyne

Starring: Richard Gere, Diane Lane, Olivier Martinez

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

Studio A Entertainment

Starring: Chris McCrackin, Xai Homechan, Joanna Fang, Charlene Griffin

Country: United States

Boston 24/7

Country: United States

The Wire

Written by: David Simon

Starring: Dominic West, John Doman, Deirdre Lovejoy, Wendell Pierce

Country: United States

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Signing Time!

Written by: Emilie de Azevedo Brown, Rachel Coleman

Starring: Rachel Coleman, Alex Brown, Leah Coleman

Country: United States

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Portal

Starring: Dyanne DiRosario, Skip Harrison, Allan Peters, David R. Hale

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 8 June 2002 ?

Holidays:
  • Saint Sabinianus, abbot, confessor [GTZ: Puy]
  • World Ocean Day.
  • Saint Audomar, bishop of ThTrouanne, confessor (Translation day)
  • Saint Elphege, bishop, martyr (Translation day)
  • Saint Marius, hermit [GTZ: Clermont]
Famous Birthdays:
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Facts:
  • An annular solar eclipse occurs.
  • The first direct electronic communication experiment between the nervous systems of 2 humans, is carried out by Kevin Warwick in the United Kingdom.
  • Lennox Lewis knocks out Mike Tyson in an IBF and WBC championship boxing match in Memphis.
  • Croatia beats Italy 2–1 at the 2002 FIFA World Cup.
  • A federal forester ignites a massive wildfire that chars more than 100,000 acres () near Denver as she attempts to burn a letter from her estranged husband. Forestry technician Terry Barton, 38, acknowledges that she started the so-called Hayman fire while patrolling the Pike National Forest to enforce the campfire ban. Barton had earlier reported ampquotdiscoveringampquot a wildfire. See Hayman fire.

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CD and DVD Birthday Cards

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in June 2002?

  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.657
  • Time: FBI 9/11 memo whistleblower Coleen Rowley by CNN. Inset: Accused terrorist Zacarias Moussaoui by Reu
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.9855

Books

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

The Shelters of Stone

By: Jean M. Auel

The Shelters of Stone opens as Ayla and Jondalar, along with their animal friends, Wolf, Whinney, and Racer, complete their epic journey across Europe and are greeted by Jondalar’s people: the Zelandonii.

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The Summerhouse

By: Jude Deveraux

Have you ever wanted to rewrite your past?Three best friends, all with the same birthday, are about to turn forty. Celebrating at a summerhouse in Maine, Leslie Headrick, Madison Appleby, and Ellie Abbott are taking stock of their lives and ...

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The Nanny Diaries

By: Emma McLaughlin, Nicola Kraus

WANTED:One young woman to take care of four-year-old boy. Must be cheerful, enthusiastic, and selfless--bordering on masochistic. Must relish sixteen-hour shifts with a deliberately nap-deprived preschooler.

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Mortal Prey

By: John Sandford

Years ago, Lucas Davenport almost died at the hands of Clara Rinker, a pleasant, soft-spoken, low-key Southerner, and the best hitwoman in the business. Now retired and living in Mexico, she nearly dies herself when a sniper kills her boyfriend, ...

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Antz Extreme Racing

Platform: Microsoft Windows, Xbox, PlayStation 2, Game Boy Advance

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Empire Interactive

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Beyblade: Super Tournament Battle

Platform: Nintendo GameCube

Genre: Role-playing, action

Publisher: Atari Takara Nelvana

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Black & White: Creature Isle

Platform: Windows PC, Macintosh

Genre: Real-time strategy, God game

Publisher: Electronic Arts Feral Interactive (Mac OS X)

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Bubble Shooter

Platform: iOS, Mac OS, Android, Flash, Palm OS, Pocket PC

Genre: Puzzle Bobble 2 clone, Puzzle

Publisher: Absolutist LTD

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TD Overdrive: The Brotherhood of Speed

TD Overdrive: The Brotherhood of Speed

Platform: PlayStation 2, Xbox, Microsoft Windows

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Atari


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