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Sunday 12 October 2003

2003-10-12

It was Sunday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). In that special week of October people in US were listening to Baby Boy by Beyonce. In UK Where Is The Love? by The Black Eyed Peas was in the top 5 hits. 21 Grams, directed by Alejandro Gonzlez Irritu, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2003 while The Ultimate Weight Solution by Phillip C. McGraw 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 ?

21 Grams

Directed by: Alejandro Gonzlez Irritu

Starring: Sean Penn, Benicio Del Toro, Naomi Watts

Country: United States

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The Texas Chainsaw Massacre

Directed by: Marcus Nispel

Starring: Jessica Biel, Jonathan Tucker, Andrew Bryniarski

Country: United States

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Kill Bill: Vol. 1

Directed by: Quentin Tarantino

Starring: Uma Thurman, David Carradine, Daryl Hannah

Country: United States

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The Ring

Directed by: Alfred Hitchcock

Starring: Carl Brisson, Lillian Hall-Davis, Ian Hunter

Country: United States

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Mystic River

Directed by: Clint Eastwood

Starring: Sean Penn, Tim Robbins, Kevin Bacon

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

The Secret Life of...

Starring: Jim O'Connor

Country: United States

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The Mark Steel Lectures

Starring: Mark Steel, Martin Hyder

Country: United Kingdom

Potter Puppet Pals

Starring: Neil Cicierega

Country: United States

Peep Show

Written by: Jesse Armstrong, Sam Bain, Andrew O'Connor

Starring: David Mitchell, Robert Webb, Matt King, Olivia Colman

Country: United Kingdom

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QI

Starring: Stephen Fry, Alan Davies

Country: United Kingdom

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 12 October 2003 ?

Holidays:
  • El Dia de la Raza - Latin America.
  • French Republican Calendar - Chanvre (Hemp) Day, twenty-first day in the Month of VendTmiaire
  • Columbus Day (traditionally) - United States.
  • Spain - Hispanic Day, National Day
  • Malawi - Mother's Day
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
  • Joan Kroc: Wife of Ray Korc / owner (McDonalds & San Diego Padres).
Facts:
  • China launches Shenzhou 5, their first manned space mission.
  • The 2003 Staten Island Ferry crash kills 11 after one of its ferries slams into a pier.
  • Sports – Cricket: New Zealand prevents India from snatching victory in the first Test cricket at Ahmedabad.
  • Syria: Relations between Syria and the United States fall to a low point as Syria criticizes the US for its failure to censure Israel.
  • China confirms that it will launch its first manned space mission between October 15 and 17. The spacecraft plans to orbit Earth 14 times before landing in an undisclosed location. (See Shenzhou 5)

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in October 2003?

  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.732
  • Time: Mission Not Accomplished.' Photograph of President George W. Bush
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.9956

Books

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

The Ultimate Weight Solution

By: Phillip C. McGraw

I WANT TO CHALLENGE YOU ABOUT YOUR WEIGHT in a way that you have never been challenged before. We both know that the endless string of fad diets has done nothing but leave you heavier than before.

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The South Beach Diet

By: Arthur Agatston

The bestselling phenomenon continues with the newest South Beach Diet cookbook.The amazing success of the first three South Beach Diet books has made publishing history with 14 million copies combined - and is still going strong.

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Bleachers

By: John Grisham

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERHigh school all-American Neely Crenshaw was probably the best quarterback ever to play for the legendary Messina Spartans. Fifteen years have gone by since those glory days, and Neely has come home to Messina to bury ...

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The Da Vinci Code

By: Dan Brown

PREMIUM MASS MARKET EDITION #1 Worldwide Bestseller—More Than 80 Million Copies Sold As millions of readers around the globe have already discovered, The Da Vinci Code is a reading experience unlike any other.

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Big Rigs: Over the Road Racing

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Racing

Publisher: GameMill Publishing

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Black Stone: Magic & Steel

Black Stone: Magic & Steel

Platform: Xbox

Publisher: NA Xicat Interactive; EU THQ; JP Idea Factory

Clover Heart's

Platform: PC, PlayStation 2, FOMA mobile phones, DVD player game

Genre: Eroge, Visual novel

Publisher: ALcot (PC) Interchannel (PS2)

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Commandos 3: Destination Berlin

Platform: Microsoft Windows, Mac OS X

Genre: Real-time tactics

Publisher: Eidos Interactive Feral Interactive (Mac OS X)

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Cyberchase: Castleblanca Quest

Platform: PC

Genre: Edutainment

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