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Friday 8 November 2002

2002-11-08

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 Lose Yourself by Eminem. In UK The Long And Winding Road / Suspicious Minds by Will Young & Gareth Gates was in the top 5 hits. Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets, directed by Chris Columbus, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2002 while Violets Are Blue by James Patterson was one of the best selling books.
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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets

Directed by: Chris Columbus

Starring: Daniel Radcliffe, Rupert Grint, Emma Watson

Country: United States

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8 Mile

Directed by: Curtis Hanson

Starring: Eminem, Brittany Murphy, Kim Basinger

Country: United States

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Anand

Directed by: Hrishikesh Mukherjee

Starring: Rajesh Khanna, Amitabh Bachchan, Sumita Sanyal

Country: United States

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The Rules of Attraction

Directed by: Roger Avary

Starring: James Van Der Beek, Ian Somerhalder, Shannyn Sossamon

Country: United States

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The Transporter

Directed by: Louis Leterrier

Starring: Jason Statham, Qi Shu, Matt Schulze

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

3-South

Written by: Mark Hentemann

Starring: Brian Posehn, Mark Hentemann

Country: United States

Top Gear

Starring: Richard Hammond, Jeremy Clarkson, James May, Ben Collins

Country: United Kingdom

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Scratch & Burn

Written by: Jordan Allen-Dutton, GQ, J.A.Q., Erik Weiner

Starring: Parker Shipp, Elizabeth Wittelsbach

Country: United States

Sonic Cinema

Starring: Mark Linkous, Joseph Bennett, Cory McAbee

Country: United States

The Rick & Bubba Show

Starring: Rick Burgess, Bill 'Bubba' Bussey Jr., Calvin 'Speedy' Wilburn, Greg Burgess

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 8 November 2002 ?

Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
  • Jon Elia: Pakistani scholar, poet and philosopher (Born 1931).
Facts:
  • Iraq disarmament crisis: UN Security Council Resolution 1441 : The United Nations Security Council unanimously approves a resolution on Iraq, forcing Saddam Hussein to disarm or face ''serious consequences''.
  • The oil tanker ''Prestige'' sinks off the Galician coast, causing a huge oil spill.
  • A team of Italian researchers has produced an analysis of their experimental results that may be indirect evidence of the existence of gravitational waves. Their paper, entitled ampquotStudy of the coincidences between the gravitational wave detectors EXPLORER and NAUTILUS in 2001ampquot is based on a statistical analysis of the results from their detectors.
  • General Secretary of the Communist Party of China Jiang Zemin announced several key policies at the 16th National Congress of the Communist Party of China in Beijing. Although Marxism-Leninism would remain the official ideology of China, entrepreneurs and people in unconventional occupations, who are building ampquotsocialism with Chinese characteristicsampquot, would have a voice in establishing Communist Party ideology. Mr. Jiang is preparing to yield the position of General Secretary of
  • Former President of France Valéry Giscard d'Estaing, head of the Convention on the Future of Europe, told the newspaper ''Le Monde'' that Turkey should not become a member of the European Union, even though Turkey is a very important country with a true elite. He particularly mentioned that the capital and 95% of the population were not located on the European continent. He also mentioned that ''one cannot discuss, as we do it, the national legislation of the Union, on very important points of

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Books

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

Violets Are Blue

By: James Patterson

D.C. Detective Alex Cross has seen a lot of crime scenes. But even he is appalled by the gruesome murders of two joggers in San Francisco's Golden Gate Park - killings that look more like the work of savage beasts ...

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The Kiss

By: Danielle Steel

In her 53rd bestselling novel, Danielle Steel explores how a single shattering moment can change lives forever. The Kiss is at once a moving testament to the fragility of life and a breathtaking story about the power of love to ...

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Forever

By: Jude Deveraux

From A Knight in Shining Armor to The Mulberry Tree, Jude Deveraux's bestsellers sparkle with stunning originality, heartfelt wit, and adventurous passion. Now, this superb storyteller mixes the flavor of a classic fairy tale with a very modern love story ...

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The Lovely Bones

By: Alice Sebold

When we first meet 14-year-old Susie Salmon, she is already in heaven. This was before milk carton photos and public service announcements, she tells us; back in 1973, when Susie mysteriously disappeared, people still believed these things didn't happen.

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

The Cameron Files: Pharaoh's Curse

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Adventure

Publisher: DreamCatcher Interactive (NA) The Adventure Company (EU)

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Crimson Sea

Platform: Xbox

Genre: Third-person shooter

Publisher: Koei

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Digimon Battle Online

Digimon Battle Online

Platform: Windows

Genre: Massively multiplayer online role-playing

Publisher: movegames, Bandai, CDC Games

Disney Sports Skateboarding

Platform: Game Boy Advance, Nintendo GameCube

Genre: Sports (skateboarding)

Publisher: Konami

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Elevator Action Old & New

Elevator Action Old & New

Platform: Game Boy Advance

Genre: Action, Side-Scrolling, Platform game

Publisher: MediaKite


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