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Saturday 12 May 2007

2007-05-12

It was Saturday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). In that special week of May people in US were listening to Makes Me Wonder by Maroon5. In UK Beautiful Liar by Beyonce & Shakira was in the top 5 hits. Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End, directed by Gore Verbinski, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2007 while The Secret by Rhonda Byrne was one of the best selling books.
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Movies

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

Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End

Directed by: Gore Verbinski

Starring: Johnny Depp, Orlando Bloom, Keira Knightley

Country: United States

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28 Weeks Later

Directed by: Juan Carlos Fresnadillo

Starring: Jeremy Renner, Rose Byrne, Robert Carlyle

Country: United States

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Spider-Man 3

Directed by: Sam Raimi

Starring: Tobey Maguire, Kirsten Dunst, Topher Grace

Country: United States

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Cashback

Directed by: Sean Ellis

Starring: Sean Biggerstaff, Emilia Fox, Michelle Ryan

Country: United States

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Fracture

Directed by: Gregory Hoblit

Starring: Anthony Hopkins, Ryan Gosling, David Strathairn

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last 30 days ?

Tales from the Pub

Starring: Andrew Parks, Brian Howe

Country: United States

Jake and Amir

Starring: Jake Hurwitz, Amir Blumenfeld

Country: United States

Travels to the Edge with Art Wolfe

Starring: Art Wolfe

Country: United States

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The Supersizers Eat...

Starring: Giles Coren, Sue Perkins, Roy Marsden

Country: United Kingdom

Mist: Sheepdog Tales

Starring: Derek Jacobi, Mel Giedroyc, Paul Litchfield, Gillian Hanna

Country: United Kingdom

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 12 May 2007 ?

Holidays:
  • Saint Epiphanius
  • Saint Domitilla
  • Day of Finnishness in Finland; Commemoration day of J. V. Snellman.
  • International Nurses Day
  • Saint Modoald
Famous Birthdays:
  • Kai Trump: American child of noted family, a daughter of Donald Trump, Jr.
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Famous Deaths:
Facts:
  • Riots in which over 50 people are killed and over 100 are injured take place in Karachi upon the arrival in town of the Chief Justice of Pakistan Iftikhar Muhammad Chaudhry.
  • Guinean soldiers riot in the capital Conakry after the President of Guinea Lansana Conté fails to attend a meeting to discuss grievances over their pay and conditions. (BBC)
  • A bomb placed on a bicycle was detonated in a bazaar in İzmir, Turkey wounding fifteen people just a day before the scheduled ampquotrepublic protestampquot in the city. One of the wounded was in a critical condition and later died in the hospital while most of the others were lightly wounded and were released from the hospital the same day. (Hürriyet)
  • At least 33 people are killed and 120 are injured in violent protests organized by the political organization Muttahida Qaumi Movement (led by exiled Altaf Hussain) in the Pakistani city of Karachi. (CNN)
  • Su Tseng-Chang resigns as the Premier of the Republic of China (Taiwan) following a loss in a primary election to be the Democratic Progressive Party candidate in the 2008 Taiwanese presidential election. (BBC)

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Magazine Covers

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

  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.933
  • Time: Lithograph of a scene from Jamestown where Captain John Smith is being rescued by Pocahontas. Courte
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.10734

Books

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

The Secret

By: Rhonda Byrne

The tenth-anniversary edition of the book that changed lives in profound ways, now with a new foreword and afterword.In 2006, a groundbreaking feature-length film revealed the great mystery of the universe—The Secret—and, later that year, Rhonda Byrne followed with a ...

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Simple Genius

By: David Baldacci

In a world of secrets, human genius is power. And sometimes it is simply deadly . . .Near Washington, D.C., there are two clandestine institutions: the world's most unusual laboratory and a secret CIA training camp.

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The Children of Hurin

By: J.R.R. Tolkien, edited by Christopher Tolkien

Painstakingly restored from Tolkien's manuscripts and presented for the first time as a fully continuous and standalone story, this illustrated paperback of the epic tale of The Children of Hurin will reunite fans of The Hobbit and The Lord of ...

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The Road

By: Cormac McCarth

Father and son journey alone through a desolate America; movie; Pulitzer; Oprah's Book Club, March 2007. (P, Vintage)

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

The Bee Game

Platform: Nintendo DS, Game Boy Advance

Genre: Adventure game

Publisher: Midway Games

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CellFactor: Revolution

CellFactor: Revolution

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: First-person shooter

The City Beneath

The City Beneath

Platform: PC - Windows, Linux, Mac OS X

Genre: Puzzle

Publisher: Caravel Games

Wii Fit

Platform: Wii

Genre: Fitness game

Publisher: Nintendo

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Race Driver: Create & Race

Platform: Nintendo DS

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Codemasters

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