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Saturday 17 March 2007

2007-03-17

It was Saturday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). In that special week of March people in US were listening to This Is Why I'm Hot by Mims. In UK Shine by Take That was in the top 5 hits. Hot Fuzz, directed by Edgar Wright, 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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Movies

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

Hot Fuzz

Directed by: Edgar Wright

Starring: Simon Pegg, Nick Frost, Martin Freeman

Country: United States

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Knocked Up

Directed by: Judd Apatow

Starring: Seth Rogen, Katherine Heigl, Paul Rudd

Country: United States

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Shooter

Directed by: Antoine Fuqua

Starring: Mark Wahlberg, Michael Pea, Rhona Mitra

Country: United States

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Death at a Funeral

Directed by: Frank Oz

Starring: Matthew Macfadyen, Peter Dinklage, Ewen Bremner

Country: United States

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Zodiac

Directed by: David Fincher

Starring: Jake Gyllenhaal, Robert Downey Jr., Mark Ruffalo

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

Design Squad

Starring: Nathan Ball, Deanne Bell, Thomas Cotter, Giselle Eng

Country: United States

Mystery ER

Starring: Dave Wittenberg, Maggie Shunk, Peter Voytko

Country: United States

The Maria Bamford Show

Country: United States

Hitman

Starring: Andrew Harvell, Travis Landry

Country: United States

24/7

Starring: Chad Dawson, Liev Schreiber, Andre Ward

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 17 March 2007 ?

Holidays:
  • Ancient Rome - the second day of the Bacchanalia in honor of Bacchus
  • Ancient Rome - the Liberalia in honor of Liber
  • St. Agricola
  • St. Joseph of Arimathea
  • Feast day of St Patrick: a public holiday in Ireland (National feast) and Montserrat, widely celebrated in North America and worldwide (see St. Patrick's Day)
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
  • Jim Cronin: British animal welfare activist (Born 1951).
  • John Backus: American computer scientist (Born 1924).
Facts:
  • Thousands of activists march to The Pentagon in Washington to mark the fourth anniversary of the start of the war in Iraq. (New York Times)
  • 2007 Zimbabwean political crisis: Three activists in the Zimbabwe opposition are arrested as they attempt to leave the country for South Africa including Arthur Mutambara, leader of a faction in the Movement for Democratic Change. Two of the activists were seeking medical treatment after having been arrested a week ago. (AP via Washington Post)
  • In major upsets, Bangladesh beats India by 5 wickets in a 2007 Cricket World Cup tie-up, (Reuters)
  • The Prime Minister of Australia John Howard makes a commitment to keep Australian troops in Iraq until Iraq is able to control its own security. (BBC)
  • The Palestinian Legislative Council endorses a unity cabinet containing members of Fatah and Hamas. (Reuters via News Limited)

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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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Deadly Game

By: Christine Feehan

It begins as a mission to protect a politician from an assassination threat. But the operation takes an unexpected turn when Mari, a mysteriously beautiful GhostWalker, is taken hostage.

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Shiver

By: Lisa Jackson

The Crimes Are UnthinkableA serial killer is turning the Big Easy into his personal playground. The victims are killed in pairs--no connection, no apparent motive, no real clues.

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Morning Comes Softly

By: Debbie Macomber

Morning Comes Softly

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

The Act

Platform: Arcade, iOS

Genre: Interactive movie

Publisher: Cecropia Chillingo (iOS ver.)

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Brian Lara 2007 Pressure Play

Platform: PlayStation Portable

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Codemasters

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Carnival Games

Platform: Wii, Nintendo DS

Genre: Party Game

Publisher: Global Star Software

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Chronos Twins

Platform: Nintendo DS Wii (WiiWare) Nintendo DSi

Genre: Action-adventure

Publisher: Oxygen Games

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The Witcher

Platform: Microsoft Windows OS X

Genre: Action role-playing, hack and slash

Publisher: WW Atari; POL CD Projekt

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