Sunday 13 January 2008
It was Sunday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). In that special week of January people in US were listening to Low by Flo Rida.
In UK Now You're Gone by Basshunter featuring DJ Mental Theo's Bazzheadz was in the top 5 hits.
Funny Games, directed by Michael Haneke, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2008
while I Am America (and So Can You!) by Stephen Colbert was one of the best selling books.
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- In Sweden, Christmas ends on the 20th day, St. Knut's Day. Children celebrate a party throwing out the Christmas tree (julgransplundring).
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- In Beverly Hills, California, the Hollywood Foreign Press Association announces winners of the Golden Globe Awards at a press conference. The usual three-hour broadcast was scrapped due to threats of strikers and a boycott.
- In the USA, Fox airs the debut of the TV show Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles.
- ''Atonement'' wins the Golden Globe for Best Motion Picture - Drama at the 65th Golden Globe Awards. ''Sweeney Todd'' wins the Golden Globe Award for Best Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy. (AP via Google News)
- Floods in Mozambique kill 50 people, lead to the evacuation of 30,000 and make 72,000 homeless. (AFP via ABC News Australia)
- A team of researchers from the University of Minnesota announce the creation of a beating rat heart using cells from the heart of newborn rats and a heart structure from a dead rat. (''The New York Times'')
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