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Monday 24 December 2007

2007-12-24

It was Monday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). In that special week of December people in US were listening to No One by Alicia Keys. In UK Bleeding Love by Leona Lewis was in the top 5 hits. P.S. I Love You, directed by Richard LaGravenese, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2007 while Eat, Pray, Love by Elizabeth Gilbert 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 ?

P.S. I Love You

Directed by: Richard LaGravenese

Starring: Hilary Swank, Gerard Butler, Harry Connick Jr.

Country: United States

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The Bucket List

Directed by: Rob Reiner

Starring: Jack Nicholson, Morgan Freeman, Sean Hayes

Country: United States

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I Am Legend

Directed by: Francis Lawrence

Starring: Will Smith, Alice Braga, Charlie Tahan

Country: United States

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Atonement

Directed by: Joe Wright

Starring: Keira Knightley, James McAvoy, Brenda Blethyn

Country: United States

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Revolver

Directed by: Guy Ritchie

Starring: Jason Statham, Ray Liotta, Vincent Pastore

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

The Ride: Alaska to Patagonia

Country: United Kingdom

Orangutan Island

Starring: Rodd Houston

Country: United States

Pass Time

Written by: Rich Christensen

Starring: Brett Wagner

Country: United States

The Genius of Photography

Starring: David Byrne

Country: United Kingdom

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Cinemassacre's Monster Madness

Starring: James Rolfe

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 24 December 2007 ?

Holidays:
  • December 24 is celebrated as the day before Christmas, thus called Christmas Eve.
  • It is the day when food is traditionally set out for Santa Claus and his reindeer. Children around the world are urged to go to bed early so they are not awake when he arrives.
  • In Hungary, Finland, Denmark, Sweden, Iceland, Norway, the Czech Republic and Slovakia among others, this is the day that presents are exchanged and opened.
  • The Declaration of Christmas Peace takes place in the Old Great Square of Turku, Finland's official Christmas City, according to old traditions dating back to the Middle Ages.
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Facts:
  • The Nepalese government announces that the country's 240-year-old monarchy will be abolished in 2008 and a new republic will be declared.
  • Former Pakistani prime minister Benazir Bhutto is assassinated, and at least 20 others are killed, by a bomb blast at an election rally in Rawalpindi.
  • Riots erupt in Mombasa, Kenya, after Mwai Kibaki is declared the winner of the presidential election, triggering a political, economic, and humanitarian crisis.
  • Incumbent Uzbekistani President Islam Karimov wins a new term in office following presidential elections. (AP via CNN)
  • At least 12 people are dead and 15 others missing after portions of a building collapse in Alexandria, Egypt. (BBC News)

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Time: A close up photo of a Republican campaign button. Photo-Illustration. Elephants by Eric Isselee/iSto
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.10879
  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.970

Books

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

Eat, Pray, Love

By: Elizabeth Gilbert

The 10th anniversary edition of one of the most iconic, beloved, and bestselling books of our time.Elizabeth Gilbert’s Eat Pray Love touched the world and changed countless lives, inspiring and empowering millions of readers to search for their own best ...

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The Innocent Man: Murder and Injustice in a Small Town

By: John Grisham

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • In the vein of Serial and Making a Murderer, John Grisham’s first work of nonfiction will terrify anyone who believes in the presumption of innocence.

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Blood Brothers

By: Nora Roberts

#1 New York Times bestselling author Nora Roberts presents the first novel in a compelling trilogy about three brothers bound by fate, blood, and a timeless enemy.In

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T is for Trespass

By: Sue Grafton

tres¥pass \'trespes\ n: a transgression of law involving one's obligations to God or to one's neighbor; a violation of moral law; an offense; a sin -Webster's New International Dictionary, Second Edition, Unabridged In what may be her most unsettling novel ...

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Battlestations:Midway

Platform: Xbox 360, Microsoft Windows, Mac OS X

Genre: Action, real-time tactics

Publisher: Eidos Interactive (PC and Xbox 360) Feral Interactive (Mac OS X)

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Buzz!: The Hollywood Quiz

Platform: PlayStation 2

Genre: Party

Publisher: Sony Computer Entertainment Europe

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Combat Mission: Shock Force

Platform: Windows

Genre: Turn-based/real-time strategy

Publisher: Paradox Interactive

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Cruis'n

Platform: Wii

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Midway Games

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Dance Dance Revolution/Dancing Stage Hottest Party

Dance Dance Revolution/Dancing Stage Hottest Party

Platform: Nintendo Wii

Genre: Music, exercise

Publisher: Konami


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