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Tuesday 17 June 2003

2003-06-17

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). In that special week of June people in US were listening to 21 Questions by 50 Cent. In UK Bring Me To Life by Evanescence was in the top 5 hits. Hulk, directed by Ang Lee, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2003 while Dr. Atkins' New Diet Revolution by Robert C. Atkins was one of the best selling books.
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Movies

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

Hulk

Directed by: Ang Lee

Starring: Eric Bana, Jennifer Connelly, Sam Elliott

Country: United States

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2 Fast 2 Furious

Directed by: John Singleton

Starring: Paul Walker, Tyrese Gibson, Cole Hauser

Country: United States

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Wrong Turn

Directed by: Rob Schmidt

Starring: Eliza Dushku, Jeremy Sisto, Emmanuelle Chriqui

Country: United States

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The Italian Job

Directed by: F. Gary Gray

Starring: Donald Sutherland, Mark Wahlberg, Edward Norton

Country: United States

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Finding Nemo

Directed by: Andrew Stanton

Starring: Albert Brooks, Ellen DeGeneres, Alexander Gould

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

Boarding House: North Shore

Starring: Holly Beck

Country: United States

The Brendan Leonard Show

Written by: Brendan Leonard

Starring: Cathy Leonard, Margarita Leonard, Jack Leonard, Mike Leonard

Country: United States

Most Extreme Elimination Challenge

Starring: Victor Wilson, Christopher Darga, John Cervenka, Mary Scheer

Country: United States

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Moose and Zee

Starring: Paul Christie

Country: United States

Swag

Starring: Jason Freeman

Country: United Kingdom

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 17 June 2003 ?

Holidays:
  • St. Albert Chmielowski.
  • National holiday of West Germany until 1990, see Workers' Uprising of 1953 in East Germany.
  • Iceland's national day, celebrating independence from Denmark in 1944.
Famous Birthdays:
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Facts:
  • United States troops shoot dead two former Iraqi soldiers who were protesting that they had not been paid since their country was occupied.
  • Following an international outrcy, the Romanian government retracts an official statement that no holocaust occurred on its territory during the Second World War.
  • Linus Torvalds announces that he will take a leave of absence from his job at Transmeta to work full-time at OSDL on the Linux kernel.
  • Same-sex marriage in Canada: The Canadian government announces that it will not appeal the Ontario appeals court ruling that permitted same-sex marriage. Instead, Prime Minister Jean Chrétien indicates that his government will introduce legislation to change the definition of marriage but protect the rights of churches to decide which marriages they will solemnize.
  • The ''New York Times'' reports about allegations of severe child abuse within the ''Tranquility Bay'' correctional facility for unruly children, run by the Utah-based World Wide Association of Specialty Programs and Schools.

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Hillary Clinton: In Her Own Words -- June 16, 2003
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.9941
  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.714

Books

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

Dr. Atkins' New Diet Revolution

By: Robert C. Atkins

The #1 New York Times bestseller featuring the Atkins Nutritional Approach™— a celebrity-favorite diet perfect for losing weight before your wedding or to bounce back into shape post-baby, or if you just want to look and feel your best—includes delicious ...

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The Beach House

By: James Patterson, Peter de Jonge

Jack Mullen is a driven student of the law. His brother Peter is a servant of the rich, parking the cars of the Hamptons' elite-and perhaps satisfying their more intimate needs as well.

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Holes

By: Louis Sachar

Winner of the Newbery Medal and the National Book Award! This #1 New York Times bestselling, modern classic in which boys are forced to dig holes day in and day out is now available with a splashy new look.Stanley

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Engaging the Enemy

By: Nora Roberts

Nora Roberts ENGAGING THE ENEMY

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Barbie Horse Adventures: Blue Ribbon Race

Platform: Game Boy Advance

Genre: Action game, adventure game, children's game, racing game, roleplaying game

Publisher: VU Games

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Beyond Good & Evil

Platform: PlayStation 2, Microsoft Windows, Xbox, GameCube, Xbox 360, PlayStation 3

Genre: Action-adventure

Publisher: Ubisoft

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Castlevania: Lament of Innocence

Platform: PlayStation 2, PlayStation Network,

Genre: Action-adventure, hack and slash

Publisher: Konami

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Curse: The Eye of Isis

Platform: Xbox PC PlayStation 2

Genre: Survival horror

Publisher: NA DreamCatcher Interactive; EU Wanadoo

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Deep Sea Tycoon

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Business simulation game

Publisher: Activision Value Publishing

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