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Wednesday 16 May 2007

2007-05-16

It was Wednesday, 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. Mr. Brooks, directed by Bruce A. Evans, 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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Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Movies

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

Mr. Brooks

Directed by: Bruce A. Evans

Starring: Kevin Costner, Demi Moore, William Hurt

Country: United States

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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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TV Series

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

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 16 May 2007 ?

Holidays:
  • Saint HonorT of Amiens
  • Saint Andrew Bobola
  • Saint Ubaldus
  • Adelaide Cup day - South Australia (2005).
  • Saint Simon Stock
Famous Birthdays:
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Facts:
  • The United Nations General Assembly, recognizing that genuine multilingualism promotes unity in diversity and international understanding, proclaims 2008 the International Year of Languages.
  • Tony Blair, the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, meets with the President of the United States George W. Bush for the final time before his departure from politics. (CNN)
  • Alex Salmond, the leader of the Scottish National Party, is elected as the first non-Labour First Minister of Scotland. (BBC)
  • Fifteen people die in fighting between Hamas and Fatah forces on the Gaza Strip with Hamas killing five people at the house of a Fatah security chief Rashid Abu Shbak in Gaza City. (AP via CNN)
  • A flare dropped from a New Jersey National Guard F-16 Fighting Falcon is believed to be the cause of a wildfire that has burned at the edge of Pinelands National Reserve, New Jersey, burning three homes and causing the evacuation of 2,500 other homes. (CNN)

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Time: Some of the 2007 TIME 100:Steve Jobs, Queen Elizabeth II, Barack Obama, Michael Bloomberg, Nancy Pel
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.10735
  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.933

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 ?

Apathy: Narugami Gakuen Toshi Densetsu Tantei Kyoku

Apathy: Narugami Gakuen Toshi Densetsu Tantei Kyoku

Platform: Nintendo DS

Genre: Adventure game

Publisher: Arc System Works

Legendo's Attack on Pearl Harbor

Legendo's Attack on Pearl Harbor

Platform: Microsoft Windows, WiiWare

Genre: Flight Arcade-Combat

Publisher: Legendo Entertainment (EU & Asia) CDV (North America & Mexico)

Azada

Platform: Windows, Mac OS X, Nintendo 3DS

Genre: Puzzle

Publisher: Big Fish Games

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Beautiful Katamari

Platform: Xbox 360

Genre: Third-person Action Puzzle

Publisher: Namco Bandai Games

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Brian Lara 2007 Pressure Play

Platform: PlayStation Portable

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Codemasters

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