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Tuesday 1 January 2008, NewYear’s Day

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). In that special week of January people in US were listening to Low by Flo Rida. P.S. I Love You, directed by Richard LaGravenese, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2008 while Book of the Dead by Patricia Cornwell was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Larica Total. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Bratz Kidz or Celebrity Sports Showdown.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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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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Directed by: Guy Ritchie

Starring: Jason Statham, Ray Liotta, Vincent Pastore

Country: United States

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Directed by: Joe Wright

Starring: Keira Knightley, James McAvoy, Brenda Blethyn

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released this week ?

Larica Total

Country: Brazil

The Gaming Historian

Starring: Norman Caruso

Country: United States

Schmoes Know

Starring: Brian Suder

Country: United States

Passport to Explore

Starring: Lexi Giovagnoli, Leonard Jones, Vincent Giovagnoli, Laura Waddell

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Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion

Starring: Brian Beacock

Country: Japan

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 1 January 2008 ?

Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
  • Malta and Cyprus officially adopt the Euro currency and become the fourteenth and fifteenth Eurozone countries.
  • The Taliban threaten to escalate attacks in Afghanistan after a year of record violence. (The Independent)
  • Fatah-Hamas conflict: At least eight people have died in factional fighting in the Gaza Strip in the past 24 hours, reports say. (BBC News)
  • A fire in a church in Eldoret, Western Kenya kills fifty people who were sheltering from violence after the disputed presidential election. (AP via Google Red News)
  • US Diplomat John Granville, working for the United States Agency for International Development in Sudan, is murdered. (AP via Google News)

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Sport Games on 1 January 2008

Football (United Kingdom)
  • Blackpool - Burnley : 3 - 0
  • Bristol City - Coventry : 2 - 1
  • Cardiff - Plymouth : 1 - 0
  • Charlton - Colchester : 1 - 2
See all Football game results of 1 January 2008
Football (United Kingdom)
  • Aldershot - Woking : 2 - 1
  • Burton - Stafford Rangers : 2 - 1
  • Crawley Town - Oxford : 2 - 0
  • Droylsden - York : 3 - 4
See all Football game results of 1 January 2008
League 1
Football (United Kingdom)
  • Brighton - Bournemouth : 3 - 2
  • Carlisle - Hartlepool : 4 - 2
  • Crewe - Tranmere : 4 - 3
  • Leeds - Oldham : 1 - 3
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League 2
Football (United Kingdom)
  • Accrington - Bradford : 0 - 2
  • Chester - Grimsby : 0 - 2
  • Chesterfield - Wrexham : 2 - 1
  • Dag and Red - Brentford : 1 - 2
See all Football game results of 1 January 2008

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

Book of the Dead

By: Patricia Cornwell

Dr. Kay Scarpetta is starting over with a unique private forensic pathology practice in Charleston, South Carolina. But in this thrilling #1 New York Times bestseller, her fresh start ushers in a string of murders more baffling—and terrifying—than any that ...

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Quiet Strength

By: Tony Dungy with Nathan Whitaker

"The principles, practices & priorities of a winning life"--Dust jacket.

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Rescuing Sprite

By: Mark R. Levin

Mark Levin, while known as a lawyer and nationally syndicated broadcaster, considers himself first and foremost a dog lover. In 2004, Mark’s family added a new member to their bunch—a beautiful,

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A Family Christmas

By: Caroline Kennedy

"When I began assembling [this] collection, I was skeptical that I would learn anything new about Christmas, but reading and reflecting on the history and spirit of Christmas brought back many

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Bratz Kidz

Platform: Wii Nintendo DS

Genre: Adventure

Publisher: The Game Factory

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CarneyVale: Showtime

CarneyVale: Showtime

Platform: Games for Windows – Live Windows Phone 7 Xbox Live Indie Games

Genre: Platform game

Publisher: Microsoft Game Studios

Celebrity Sports Showdown

Platform: Wii

Genre: Sports

Publisher: EA Sports

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Back at the Barnyard: Slop Bucket Games

Platform: Nintendo DS

Genre: Action game

Publisher: Play THQ

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Bratz Girlz Really Rock

Platform: PlayStation 2, Wii, Nintendo DS

Genre: Adventure

Publisher: THQ

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