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Saturday 1 November 2008

It was Saturday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). In that special week of November people in US were listening to Whatever You Like by T.I.. Role Models, directed by David Wain, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2008 while The Other Queen by Philippa Gregory was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Um Mundo Catita. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Asphalt 4: Elite Racing or Beyond Protocol.
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 ?

Role Models

Directed by: David Wain

Starring: Paul Rudd, Seann William Scott, Elizabeth Banks

Country: United States

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The Boy in the Striped Pajamas

Directed by: Mark Herman

Starring: Asa Butterfield, David Thewlis, Rupert Friend

Country: United States

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The Wrestler

Directed by: Darren Aronofsky

Starring: Mickey Rourke, Marisa Tomei, Evan Rachel Wood

Country: United States

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Directed by: Guy Ritchie

Starring: Gerard Butler, Tom Wilkinson, Idris Elba

Country: United States

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Body of Lies

Directed by: Ridley Scott

Starring: Leonardo DiCaprio, Russell Crowe, Mark Strong

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

Earth: The Power of the Planet

Starring: Iain Stewart

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Moon Machines

Starring: Robert Seamans, Wernher von Braun, John F. Kennedy, Frank Borman

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Hey Ash, Whatcha Playin'?

Starring: Ashly Burch, Anthony Burch, David Burch

Country: United States

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Great Performances

Written by: Marion J. Caffey, Daniel Ezralow, Josh Groban

Starring: Julie Andrews, Plácido Domingo, Walter Cronkite, Renée Fleming

Country: United States

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Blue World

Starring: Jonathan Bird, Art Cohen

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 1 November 2008 ?

  • Also see November 1 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • United States - Start of National Novel Writing Month
  • World Vegan Day
  • Mexico - The Day of the Dead
  • Ireland - Samhain the traditional first day of Winter
Famous Birthdays:
See famous people born on 01 November
Famous Deaths:
  • Floods kill 24 people in Vietnam including 11 in the central province of Nghe An. (BBC News)
  • Nineteen Moro Islamic Liberation Front rebels are killed by Filipino military air strikes in the southern part of the island of Mindanao. (AFP via ABC)
  • India's first lunar mission, Chandrayaan-1, transmits two pictures of the Earth while en route to the Moon. (''The Hindu'')

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Sport Games on 1 November 2008

Serie A
Italian Football
  • Juventus - Roma : 2 - 0
  • Reggina - Inter : 2 - 3
See all Football game results of 1 November 2008
Jupiler League
Football (Belgium)
  • Club Brugge - Kortrijk : 4 - 1
  • Dender - Westerlo : 2 - 2
  • Lokeren - Bergen : 0 - 0
  • Mechelen - Roeselare : 1 - 2
See all Football game results of 1 November 2008
Bundesliga 1
Football (Germany)
  • Bayern Munich - Bielefeld : 3 - 1
  • Cottbus - Schalke 04 : 0 - 2
  • Hannover - Hamburg : 3 - 0
  • Hoffenheim - Karlsruhe : 4 - 1
See all Football game results of 1 November 2008
La Liga Primera Division
Football (Spain)
  • Ath Bilbao - Villarreal : 1 - 4
  • Ath Madrid - Mallorca : 2 - 0
  • Malaga - Barcelona : 1 - 4
  • Valencia - Santander : 2 - 4
See all Football game results of 1 November 2008

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

The Other Queen

By: Philippa Gregory

From #1 New York Times bestselling author and “queen of royal fiction” (USA TODAY) Philippa Gregory—a dazzling new novel about the intriguing, romantic, and maddening Mary, Queen of Scots.Fleeing

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The Host

By: Stephenie Meyer

The phenomenal #1 bestseller is now a major motion picture: "Startling and addictive. . . . An epic story of love, family, and loyalty." -USA TodayMelanie Stryder refuses to fade away.

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The Wordy Shipmates

By: Sarah Vowell

In this New York Times bestseller, the author of Lafayette in the Somewhat United States "brings the [Puritan] era wickedly to life" (Washington Post).

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Ted, White, And Blue

By: Ted Nugent

Straight from the Motor-City Madman comes his wildest, most politically incorrect book yet. In his trademark unapologetic style, Nugent praises God, guns, and red-blooded Americanism.

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Bangai-O Spirits

Platform: Nintendo DS

Genre: "Missile Action"

Publisher: JP ESP Software; NA D3 Publisher; AUS AFA Interactive

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Civilization IV: Colonization

Platform: Microsoft Windows, Mac OS X

Genre: Turn-based strategy

Publisher: 2K Games (Win) Aspyr (Mac)

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Asphalt 4: Elite Racing

Asphalt 4: Elite Racing

Platform: BlackBerry OS, iOS, Java ME, Symbian OS, N-Gage 2.0, DSiWare

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Gameloft

Beyond Protocol

Beyond Protocol

Platform: Microsoft Windows


Publisher: Dark Sky Entertainment


Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Interactive movie, Point-and-click adventure

Publisher: Big Fish Games

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