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Monday 13 August 2007

2007-08-13

It was Monday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). In that special week of August people in US were listening to Beautiful Girls by Sean Kingston. In UK The Way I Are by Timbaland featuring Doe & Keri Hilson was in the top 5 hits. Superbad, directed by Greg Mottola, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2007 while Almost Dead by Lisa Jackson was one of the best selling books.
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Movies

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

Superbad

Directed by: Greg Mottola

Starring: Michael Cera, Jonah Hill, Christopher Mintz-Plasse

Country: United States

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Stardust

Directed by: Matthew Vaughn

Starring: Charlie Cox, Claire Danes, Sienna Miller

Country: United States

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The Bourne Ultimatum

Directed by: Paul Greengrass

Starring: Matt Damon, dgar Ramrez, Joan Allen

Country: United States

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The Story of the Kelly Gang

Directed by: Charles Tait

Starring: Elizabeth Tait, John Tait, Norman Campbell

Country: United States

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Death Proof

Directed by: Quentin Tarantino

Starring: Kurt Russell, Zoe Bell, Rosario Dawson

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

Monkey Life

Starring: Ralf Little

Country: United Kingdom

Mad Men

Written by: Matthew Weiner

Starring: Jon Hamm, Elisabeth Moss, Vincent Kartheiser, January Jones

Country: United States

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Say What

Written by: Nick Tabri, Barry Falck

Starring: Stephanie Kennealy, Jordan Parrott, Jonathan Young, Czia Bennett

Country: United States

InfoMania

Starring: Conor Knighton, Sergio Cilli, Brett Erlich, Ben Hoffman

Country: United States

Last One Standing

Starring: Jason Bennett, Mark Hoban, Bradley Johnson, Richard Massey

Country: United Kingdom

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 13 August 2007 ?

Holidays:
  • International Lefthanders Day
  • St. Wigbert
  • RC saints - Pontianus and Hippolytus, Radegunde (help against the pox), Cassianus of Imola (patron of shorthand-writers)
  • In Brasil, Friday 13 August (agosto) is considered to be especially filled with sorrow (desgosto)
  • Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 6 saints: St. Hippolytus
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Facts:
  • Two Belgian tourists who went missing last week in Iran appear to have been kidnapped by a bandit who is demanding that his brother be freed from prison. (AFP via AfricaAsia)
  • A scandal erupts in Argentina when a Venezuelan businessman is caught trying to smuggle $800,000 into the country on a plane belonging to Enarsa, Argentina's government-owned energy company. (New York Times)
  • Archaeologists using radar imagery reveal that Angkor, the former capital of the Khmer Empire, was the largest preindustrial urban centre of its time covering a 3,000 square kilometre area and with a population of up to half a million. (AFP via Independent Online South Africa)
  • Werner Velasquez, mayor of the town of Santa Ana Huista in Guatemala, is shot dead in a political attack before the election on September 9. More than 40 Guatemalans have died in pre-election violence. (Reuters Alertnet)
  • Chile withdraws its ambassador from Peru for consultations after Peru publishes a map of maritime territory claimed by both countries. (Reuters via CNN)

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Time: Photo of the floodwall built after Hurricane Katrina
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.10814
  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.947

Books

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

Almost Dead

By: Lisa Jackson

A Woman Who Wants To Get Even . . . The first victim is pushed to her death. The second suffers a fatal overdose.

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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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A Thousand Splendid Suns

By: Khaled Hosseini

After 103 weeks on the New York Times bestseller list and with four million copies of The Kite Runner shipped, Khaled Hosseini returns with a beautiful, riveting, and haunting novel that confirms his place as one of the most important ...

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The Secret Servant

By: Daniel Silva

A terrorist plot in London leads Israeli spy Gabriel Allon on a desperate search for a kidnapped woman in this thriller from #1 New York Times bestselling author Daniel Silva.While

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Asterix at the Olympic Games

Platform: PC, Wii, PlayStation 2, Nintendo DS, Xbox 360

Genre: Sports Game, Platform, Adventure, Action

Publisher: Atari

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Baja Mania

Baja Mania

Platform: Wii, PlayStation 2

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Conspiracy Entertainment

Battlestations:Midway

Platform: Xbox 360, Microsoft Windows, Mac OS X

Genre: Action, real-time tactics

Publisher: Eidos Interactive (PC and Xbox 360) Feral Interactive (Mac OS X)

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Bleach: Dark Souls

Platform: Nintendo DS

Genre: Fighting

Publisher: Sega

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Contra 4

Platform: Nintendo DS, Mobile phone

Genre: Run and gun

Publisher: Konami

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