Saturday 1 March 2008

US date format: 3/1/2008, UK date format: 1/3/2008

It was Saturday, under the sign of Pisces (see birth chart on March 1, 2008). The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). In that special week of March people in US were listening to Low by Flo Rida. In UK Now You're Gone by Basshunter featuring DJ Mental Theo's Bazzheadz was in the top 5 hits. Forgetting Sarah Marshall, directed by Nicholas Stoller, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2008 while An Inconvenient Book by Glenn Beck and Kevin Balfe was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Unhitched. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Ankh: Curse of the Scarab King or Dragon Ball: Origins.
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Forgetting Sarah Marshall

Directed by: Nicholas Stoller

Starring: Kristen Bell, Jason Segel, Paul Rudd, Mila Kunis

Country: United States of America

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The Lucky Ones

Directed by: Neil Burger

Starring: Rachel McAdams, Tim Robbins, Michael Peña, Molly Hagan

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The Promotion

Directed by: Steve Conrad

Starring: Seann William Scott, John C. Reilly, Chris Conrad, Rick Gonzalez

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Directed by: Robert Luketic

Starring: Jim Sturgess, Kate Bosworth, Kevin Spacey, Aaron Yoo

Country: United States of America

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Never Back Down

Directed by: Jeff Wadlow

Starring: Sean Faris, Djimon Hounsou, Amber Heard, Cam Gigandet

Country: United States of America

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TV Series

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


Directed by: Stefan Schwartz

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Monster House

Directed by: Gil Kenan

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The Battery's Down

Directed by: Jake Wilson

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Kleiner Dodo

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Fight Quest

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 1 March 2008 ?

  • Saint Eudoxia
  • Self Injury Awareness Day
  • Historically, March 1st was considered to be the beginning of the Roman 'work year' as January (the official first month) and February were unfit for warfare. The numerical Latin names of some months reflect this. (September = Seventh, October = Eighth, November = Ninth, December = Tenth). (see New Year).
  • Korea - Independence Movement Day (Samiljeol; ???).
  • Saint David's Day (National Holiday of Wales).
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
  • Raul Reyes: second-in-command of FARC guerrilla...
  • Raúl Reyes, the second in command of the FARC guerilla organization, is killed in a Colombian military operation in northern Ecuador. (El Tiempo)
  • Two IDF soldiers and at least 50 Palestinians are killed during an Israeli military operation in the Gaza Strip. (Jerusalem Post)
  • The 59-acre Aquatica water park opens at Sea World in Orlando, Florida, USA.
  • The Armenian police clashed with peaceful opposition rally protesting against allegedly fraudulent presidential elections 2008 killing at least 10 people.
  • A wind storm in Europe kills four people in Austria, two people in Germany, and two people in the Czech Republic. (AFP)

Sport Games on 1 March 2008

Serie A
Italian Football
  • Milan - Lazio : 1 - 1
  • Roma - Parma : 4 - 0
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Jupiler League
Football (Belgium)
  • Bergen - Dender : 2 - 2
  • Lokeren - Mouscron : 0 - 0
  • Mechelen - Waregem : 2 - 1
  • Roeselare - Gent : 0 - 1
See all Football game results of 1 March 2008
Bundesliga 1
Football (Germany)
  • Hannover - Nurnberg : 2 - 1
  • Hansa Rostock - Bielefeld : 1 - 1
  • Karlsruhe - Wolfsburg : 3 - 1
  • Schalke 04 - Bayern Munich : 0 - 1
See all Football game results of 1 March 2008
La Liga Primera Division
Football (Spain)
  • Ath Madrid - Barcelona : 4 - 2
  • Espanol - Valencia : 2 - 0
  • La Coruna - Sevilla : 2 - 1
  • Recreativo - Real Madrid : 2 - 3
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Which were the top hits in that special week of March 2008 ?

Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Donde Estan Corazon - Enrique Iglesias
  2. Gotas De Agua Dulce - Juanes
  3. Flex - Te Quiero
  4. Juanes - Me Enamora
  5. Te Llore - Conjunto Primavera
  6. Sobre Mis Pies - La Arrolladora Banda el Limon de Rene Camacho
  7. Estos Celos - Vicente Fernandez
  8. No Puedo Olvidarla - Marco Antonio Solis
  9. Un Buen Perdedor - K-Paz With Franco De Vita
  10. Conteo Regresivo - Gilberto Santa Rosa


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

An Inconvenient Book

By: Glenn Beck and Kevin Balfe

The world is a mess. It seems that every time you turn around, there's another problem: Iran is developing nuclear capabilities.

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The Monsters Of Templeton

By: Lauren Groff

In the wake of a wildly disastrous affair with her married archaeology professor, Willie Upton arrives on the doorstep of her ancestral home in storybook Templeton, New York, looking to hide

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A Thousand Splendid Suns

By: Khaled Hosseini

Propelled by the same superb instinct for storytelling that made The Kite Runner a beloved classic, A Thousand Splendid Suns is at once an incredible chronicle of thirty years of Afghan history and a deeply moving story of family, friendship, …

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People Of The Book

By: Geraldine Brooks

The bestselling novel that follows a rare manuscript through centuries of exile and war, from the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of March and of The Secret Chord, coming from Viking in October 2015Inspired by

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?



Platform: Flash

Genre: Puzzle

Publisher: Majesco Entertainment

Ankh: Curse of the Scarab King

Ankh: Curse of the Scarab King

Platform: Nintendo DS

Genre: Adventure

Publisher: Xider Games

Dragon Ball: Origins

Dragon Ball: Origins

Platform: Nintendo DS

Genre: Action-adventure

Publisher: JP / EU / KO Bandai; NA / AUS Atari

Command & Conquer: Red Alert 3

Command & Conquer: Red Alert 3

Platform: Windows, Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, OS X

Genre: Real-time strategy

Publisher: Electronic Arts

Aquanaut's Holiday: Hidden Memories

Aquanaut's Holiday: Hidden Memories

Platform: PlayStation 3

Genre: Submarine adventure

Publisher: Sony Computer Entertainment

Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates

News articles
Aloof From Recession

There are plenty of industries that have historically done well in recessions — particularly those that serve basic needs like food, energy and health care. [..]

Buffett’s State of the World: There’s Folly in Wonderland

Warren Buffett’s annual letter to shareholders, which was released Friday, has become something of a business institution, with the hope that he will shed light on his investments. [..]

Home videos

Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?


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The Game Plan

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P.S. I Love You

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First Sunday

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