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Monday 4 August 2008

It was Monday, under the sign of Leo (see planets position on August 4, 2008). The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). In that special week of August people in US were listening to I Kissed A Girl by Katy Perry. Departures, directed by Yôjirô Takita, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2008 while Sail by James Patterson, Howard Roughan was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Destroyed in Seconds. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Brain Challenge or Brain Quest Grades 3 & 4.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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What the sky looked like on 4 August 2008

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Departures

Directed by: Yôjirô Takita

Starring: Masahiro Motoki, Ryôko Hirosue, Tsutomu Yamazaki, Kazuko Yoshiyuki

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Death Race

Directed by: Paul W.S. Anderson

Starring: Jason Statham, Joan Allen, Tyrese Gibson, Ian McShane

Country: United States

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Babylon A.D.

Directed by: Mathieu Kassovitz

Starring: Vin Diesel, Michelle Yeoh, Mélanie Thierry, Gérard Depardieu

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The Longshots

Directed by: Fred Durst

Starring: Ice Cube, Keke Palmer, Tasha Smith, Jill Marie Jones

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College

Directed by: Deb Hagan

Starring: Drake Bell, Kevin Covais, Andrew Caldwell, Andree Moss

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TV Series

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

Destroyed in Seconds

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Spooks: Code 9

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Sordid Lives: The Series

Directed by: Del Shores

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Under One Roof

Directed by: Todd Wilson

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Sekirei

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 4 August 2008 ?

Holidays:
  • Ancient Egypt - Jubilation of the Heart of Re
  • El Salvador - Transfiguration Bank Holiday
  • Cook Islands - Constitution Day (celebrations begin on the last Friday in July and last up to 2 weeks.)
  • Burkina Faso - Anniversary of the Revolution
  • St. Luanus/Lugid
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Facts:
  • U.S. conservative political commentator Robert Novak retires after 45 years. The only reason for retirement was a previously discovered brain tumour. Novak is also involved in the CIA leak scandal. (CBS News)
  • Eleven climbers from an international expedition are reported dead after ice fall took out the fixed ropes on part of the route on K2 mountain in the Himalayas. (AP via Yahoo! News)

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Sport Games on 4 August 2008

Division 2
Football (France)
  • Strasbourg - Montpellier : 1 - 0
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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on August 04, 2008 - Geocentric view

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of August 2008 ?

Top #10 R&B songs
  1. Heaven Sent - Keyshia Cole
  2. Lil Wayne - A Milli
  3. Rihanna - Take A Bow
  4. I Luv Your Girl - The-Dream
  5. Take You Down - Chris Brown
  6. Put On - Young Jeezy Featuring Kanye West
  7. Alicia Keys - Teenage Love Affair
  8. Bust It Baby Part 2 - Plies Featuring Ne-Yo
  9. Jazmine Sullivan - Need U Bad
  10. Get Like Me - David Banner Featuring Chris Brown
Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Flex - Te Quiero
  2. Si No Te Hubieras Ido - Mana
  3. Vicente Fernandez - Para Siempre
  4. Hasta El Dia De Hoy - Dareyes de La Sierra
  5. Pose - Daddy Yankee
  6. No Me Doy Por Vencido - Luis Fonsi
  7. Baby Boy - Ya No Llores (Let Me Love You)
  8. Los Temerarios - Si Tu Te Vas
  9. Tu Adios No Mata - Intocable
  10. Donde Estan Corazon - Enrique Iglesias

Books

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

Sail

By: James Patterson, Howard Roughan

THE SIZZLING #1 BESTSELLER #1 New York Times #1 Chicago Tribune#1 Washington Post #1 Wall Street Journal#1 USA Today #1 NewsdayAmerica's #1 bestselling thriller writer, James Patterson presents his most suspenseful, explosive tale ever.

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Rules Of Deception

By: Christopher Reich

New York Times Bestseller Dr. Jonathan Ransom, a surgeon for Doctors Without Borders, is climbing in the Swiss Alps with his wife, Emma, when she falls into a hidden crevasse

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Swan Peak

By: James Lee Burke

James Lee Burke’s beloved Louisiana lawman Dave Robicheaux returns—this time, traveling from New Iberia Parish to the wilds of Montana in this adventure-filled sequel to Black Cherry Blues.

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Twilight

By: Stephenie Meyer

Isabella Swan's move to Forks, a small, perpetually rainy town in Washington, could have been the most boring move she ever made. But once she meets the mysterious and alluring Edward Cullen, Isabella's life takes a thrilling and terrifying turn.

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Dragon Ball Z: Burst Limit

Platform: PlayStation 3 Xbox 360

Genre: fighting

Publisher: JP / EU Bandai; NA / AUS Atari

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Brain Challenge

Platform: Mobile phones, iOS, iPod, Mac OS X, Nintendo DS, PlayStation Network, PlayStation Portable, Xbox Live Arcade, N-Gage 2.0, WiiWare, Microsoft Windows, Zeebo, DSiWare, Cloud (OnLive)

Genre: Puzzle game

Publisher: Gameloft Ubisoft

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Brain Quest Grades 3 & 4

Platform: Nintendo DS

Genre: Educational game Puzzle game

Publisher: Electronic Arts

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Aquanaut's Holiday: Hidden Memories

Aquanaut's Holiday: Hidden Memories

Platform: PlayStation 3

Genre: Submarine adventure

Publisher: Sony Computer Entertainment

Class of Heroes

Platform: PlayStation Portable

Genre: Role-playing video game

Publisher: JP Acquire; NA Atlus

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Home videos

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

Wedding Daze

Studio: DVD

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We Own the Night

Studio: DVD and Blu-ray

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Coyote Ugly

Studio: Blu-ray

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There Will Be Blood

Studio: DVD and Blu-ray

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The Pirates Who Don't Do Anything: A VeggieTales Movie

Studio: DVD

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