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Thursday 19 September 2002

2002-09-19

It was Thursday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). In that special week of September people in US were listening to Dilemma by Nelly. In UK The Tide Is High (Get The Feeling) by Atomic Kitten was in the top 5 hits. Sweet Home Alabama, directed by Andy Tennant, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2002 while The Lovely Bones by Alice Sebold was one of the best selling books.
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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Sweet Home Alabama

Directed by: Andy Tennant

Starring: Reese Witherspoon, Patrick Dempsey, Josh Lucas

Country: United States

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City of God

Directed by: Fernando Meirelles

Starring: Alexandre Rodrigues, Matheus Nachtergaele, Leandro Firmino

Country: United States

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Mother India

Directed by: Mehboob

Starring: Nargis, Sunil Dutt, Rajendra Kumar

Country: United States

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xXx

Directed by: Rob Cohen

Starring: Vin Diesel, Asia Argento, Marton Csokas

Country: United States

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Signs

Directed by: M. Night Shyamalan

Starring: Mel Gibson, Joaquin Phoenix, Rory Culkin

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last 30 days ?

History of Football: The Beautiful Game

Country: United Kingdom

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Firefly

Written by: Joss Whedon

Starring: Nathan Fillion, Gina Torres, Alan Tudyk, Morena Baccarin

Country: United States

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Do Over

Written by: Kenny Schwartz, Rick Wiener

Starring: Penn Badgley, Angela Goethals, Josh Wise, Natasha Melnick

Country: United States

Still Game

Starring: Ford Kiernan, Greg Hemphill, Paul Riley, Mark Cox

Country: United Kingdom

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Food Heroes

Starring: Rick Stein, Chalky, Prince Charles

Country: United Kingdom

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 19 September 2002 ?

Holidays:
  • Heine Westenfluss's birthday, from Gundam SEED DESTINY.
  • Hermione Granger's birthday, from J.K. Rowling's series Harry Potter.
  • International Talk Like a Pirate Day
  • Saint Kitts and Nevis - Independence Day (from Great Britain, 1983)
  • Japan - Respect for the Aged Day (traditional - beginning in 2003, the holiday is held on the third Monday of September.)
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Facts:
  • An attempted coup by disaffected former soldiers of Côte d'Ivoire was put down, with the death of the alleged coup leader, General Robert Guéï, a former military dictator of the country. Guéï was killed when his car refused to stop at a roadblock in downtown Abidjan. Rebels continue in control of the cities of Bouaké and Korhogo.
  • Israeli-Palestinian conflict: After a suicide bomber kills 5 and wounds more than 60 on a bus next to Tel Aviv's Great Synagogue, Israeli troops, tanks, and bulldozers destroy buildings in Yasser Arafat's Ramallah headquarters.
  • U.S. plan to invade Iraq: The Bush administration pressures US Congress to pass a resolution giving Bush authority to use ampquotall means he determines to be appropriate, including forceampquot to oust Saddam Hussein and disarm Iraq.

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in September 2002?

  • Time: Iraq leader Saddam Hussein, from Media Bank, Reuters-NewMedia Inc/Corbis.
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.9834
  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.671672

Books

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

The Lovely Bones

By: Alice Sebold

When we first meet 14-year-old Susie Salmon, she is already in heaven. This was before milk carton photos and public service announcements, she tells us; back in 1973, when Susie mysteriously disappeared, people still believed these things didn't happen.

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Purity in Death

By: J.D. Robb (aka Nora Roberts)

Computer virus infects more than computers. (P, Berkley)

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Red Rabbit

By: Tom Clanc

Jack Ryan jumps in when Soviets try to kill the new Polish pope, who's causing political problems in Poland. (H, Putnam)

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Black House

By: Stephen King, Peter Strau

Collaboration is sequel to dark fantasy ?€œThe Talisman?€?. (P, Ballantine)

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Austin Powers Pinball

Platform: PlayStation, Windows

Genre: Strategy

Publisher: Gotham Games

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Auto Modellista

Platform: PlayStation 2 GameCube Xbox

Genre: Arcade style racing

Publisher: Capcom

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Blood Omen 2

Platform: PlayStation 2, Xbox, Microsoft Windows, GameCube

Genre: Action-adventure

Publisher: Eidos Interactive

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Soccer Mania

Platform: PlayStation 2, Microsoft Windows, Game Boy Advance

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Electronic Arts; Lego Interactive

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Star Wars Episode II: Attack of the Clones

Platform: Game Boy Advance

Genre: Action

Publisher: THQ, LucasArts

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