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Friday 23 May 2003

2003-05-23

It was Friday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). In that special week of May people in US were listening to Get Busy by Sean Paul. In UK Ignition Remix by R Kelly was in the top 5 hits. Wrong Turn, directed by Rob Schmidt, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2003 while Holes by Louis Sachar 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 ?

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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Bruce Almighty

Directed by: Tom Shadyac

Starring: Jim Carrey, Jennifer Aniston, Morgan Freeman

Country: United States

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The Matrix Reloaded

Directed by: The Wachowski Brothers

Starring: Keanu Reeves, Laurence Fishburne, Carrie-Anne Moss

Country: United States

TV Series

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

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

Monster Jam

Starring: Jim Koehler, Tom Meents, Dennis Anderson, Jimmy Creten

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 23 May 2003 ?

Holidays:
  • World Turtle Day
  • Saint Desiderius
  • Saint Guibert of Gemblours
  • Saint Montana
  • Bah�'f Faith: Declaration of the B�b
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
  • Jean Yanne: French actor, director, producer, comic and screenwriter.
Facts:
  • Dewey, the first deer cloned by scientists at Texas A&M University, is born.
  • US coin dealer Paul Montgomery announces a $1 million bounty for the missing 1913 Liberty Head nickel.
  • US Congress passes a tax cut plan. The plan is less than half the size of President Bush's original proposal. Vice President Dick Cheney casts the deciding vote, breaking the 50–50 tie in the Senate
  • The Euro breaks through its 1999 launch exchange rate of USD 1.1747 for the first time.

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Magazine Covers

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

  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.711
  • Time: Democrat Franklin D. Roosevelt in Warm Springs, Georgia on April 4, 1939 from AP.
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.9918

Books

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

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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The Da Vinci Code

By: Dan Brown

PREMIUM MASS MARKET EDITION #1 Worldwide Bestseller—More Than 80 Million Copies Sold As millions of readers around the globe have already discovered, The Da Vinci Code is a reading experience unlike any other.

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The Guardian

By: Nicholas Sparks

Julie Barenson's young husband left her two unexpected gifts before he died-a Great Dane puppy named Singer and the promise that he would always be watching over her.

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Armageddon

By: Tim LaHaye and Jerry B. Jenkins

The scattered Tribulation Force is drawn toward the Middle East, as are all the armies of the world, when human history culminates in the battle of the ages.

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

1893: A World's Fair Mystery

1893: A World's Fair Mystery

Platform: TADS

Genre: Interactive fiction

Publisher: Self published

Black & Bruised

Platform: GameCube PlayStation 2

Genre: Fighting game, Sports game

Publisher: Majesco (US) VU Games (EU)

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BlowOut

Platform: Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 2, GameCube, Xbox, Xbox 360, Cloud (OnLive)

Genre: Run and gun, Third-person shooter

Publisher: Majesco

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Chaos Legion

Platform: PlayStation 2 Windows

Genre: Action-adventure, hack and slash

Publisher: Capcom

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December When There Is No Angel

December When There Is No Angel

Platform: Microsoft Windows PC

Genre: Eroge, Visual novel

Publisher: Leaf


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