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Wednesday 6 February 2008

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). In that special week of February 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. Jumper, directed by Doug Liman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2008 while Three Cups of Tea by Greg Mortenson, David Oliver Relin was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Escape to Chimp Eden. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Baby Life or Left 4 Dead.
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?


Directed by: Doug Liman

Starring: Hayden Christensen, Samuel L. Jackson, Jamie Bell

Country: United States

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Directed by: Robert Reinert

Starring: Eduard von Winterstein, Lia Borr, Erna Morena

Country: United States

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Directed by: Sylvester Stallone

Starring: Sylvester Stallone, Julie Benz, Matthew Marsden

Country: United States

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Definitely, Maybe

Directed by: Adam Brooks

Starring: Ryan Reynolds, Rachel Weisz, Abigail Breslin

Country: United States

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Funny Games

Directed by: Michael Haneke

Starring: Naomi Watts, Tim Roth, Michael Pitt

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

Dorm Life

Starring: Jim Brandon, Jack De Sena, Pancho Morris, Jordan Riggs

Country: United States

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Life in Cold Blood

Starring: David Attenborough

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Breaking Bad

Written by: Vince Gilligan

Starring: Bryan Cranston, Anna Gunn, Aaron Paul, Dean Norris

Country: United States

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The Genius of Photography

Starring: David Byrne

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Stories from the Vaults

Starring: Tom Cavanagh

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 6 February 2008 ?

  • Bob Marley Day in Rastafarianism (Jamaica and Ethiopia)
  • Waitangi Day (National Holiday) in New Zealand
  • Sami National Day (known as Lapps; in Finland and Scandinavia)
  • Saint Amandus, Apostle of the Franks
  • Saint Vedastus (+540)
Famous Birthdays:
See famous people born on 06 February
Famous Deaths:
  • Tony Rolt: English racing driver and engineer (d. 2008).
  • John McWethy: American journalist (Born 1947).
  • Over 60 tornadoes across the US South in two days kill 48 and injure over 150.
  • The United States Centers for Disease Control says that an infected mother can transmit HIV to her baby via pre-chewed food. (Reuters)
  • A state of emergency is declared in Tungurahua Province in Ecuador because of increased activity by Tungurahua volcano. (Bloomberg)
  • A $158 billion plan to stimulate economic growth in the United States fails in the U.S. Senate on a procedural vote 58-41, just short of the 60 votes needed to advance. (Reuters)
  • The Turkish freighter ship ''UND Adriyatik'' catches fire off Croatia. (Reuters)

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Sport Games on 6 February 2008

Football (Netherlands)
  • Sparta - NAC Breda : 0 - 1
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What news were making the headlines those days in February 2008?

  • Time: Portrait of John McCain from waist up holding his right wristband
  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.976
  • Esquire


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

Three Cups of Tea

By: Greg Mortenson, David Oliver Relin

The astonishing, uplifting story of a real-life Indiana Jones and his humanitarian campaign to use education to combat terrorism in the Taliban’s backyard Anyone who despairs of the individual’s power to

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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 Nine

By: Jeffrey Toobin

In The Nine, acclaimed journalist Jeffrey Toobin takes us into the chambers of the most important—and secret—legal body in our country, the Supreme Court, revealing the complex dynamic among the nine

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In Defense Of Food

By: Michael Pollan

#1 New York Times BestsellerFood. There's plenty of it around, and we all love to eat it. So why should anyone need to defend it?Because

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Armand and the Foppish Hat

Armand and the Foppish Hat

Platform: Macintosh and Windows

Genre: Adventure Game

Baby Life

Platform: Nintendo DS

Genre: Life simulation game

Publisher: Deep Silver

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12Riven: The Psi-Climinal of Integral

Platform: PlayStation 2 Microsoft Windows PlayStation Portable Android iOS

Genre: Visual novel

Publisher: Cyberfront

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Brothers in Arms: Art of War

Brothers in Arms: Art of War

Platform: Java Platform, Micro Edition

Genre: Top-down shooter

Publisher: Gameloft

Left 4 Dead

Genre: First-person shooter, Survival horror

Publisher: Valve Corporation Electronic Arts (retail)

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