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Thursday 8 August 2002

It was Thursday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). In that special week of August people in US were listening to Hot In Herre by Nelly. In UK The Logical Song by Scooter was in the top 5 hits. xXx, directed by Rob Cohen, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2002 while Lucky Man: A Memoir by Michael J. Fox was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Contest Searchlight. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Star Wars Episode II: Attack of the Clones or Dominions: Priests, Prophets and Pretenders.
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TV Series

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

Contest Searchlight

Written by: Jim Serpico

Starring: Lenny Clarke, Amber Gross, Denis Leary, Michael Lombardi

Country: United States

Madness Combat

Country: United States

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Ruler of Your Own World

Starring: Dong-kun Yang, Na-yeong Lee, Hyo-jin Kong, Dong-geon Lee

Studio A Entertainment

Starring: Chris McCrackin, Xai Homechan, Joanna Fang, Charlene Griffin

Country: United States

Boston 24/7

Country: United States

Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

xXx

Directed by: Rob Cohen

Starring: Vin Diesel, Asia Argento, Marton Csokas

Country: United States

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Signs

Directed by: M. Night Shyamalan

Starring: Mel Gibson, Joaquin Phoenix, Rory Culkin

Country: United States

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Austin Powers in Goldmember

Directed by: Jay Roach

Starring: Mike Myers, Beyonc Knowles, Seth Green

Country: United States

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Road to Perdition

Directed by: Sam Mendes

Starring: Tom Hanks, Tyler Hoechlin, Rob Maxey

Country: United States

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Reign of Fire

Directed by: Rob Bowman

Starring: Matthew McConaughey, Christian Bale, Izabella Scorupco

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 8 August 2002 ?

Holidays:
  • Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least ? saints: St. Dominic de Guzman, priest, (1170-1221).
  • Sweden - Namesday of Queen Silvia, an Official Flag Day.
  • Taiwan: Father's Day. (In Mandarin, Ba Ba means father and 8-8, or August 8).
  • St. Hormisdas
  • St. Smaragdus (and companions)
Famous Birthdays:
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Facts:
  • Accountancy scandals: WorldCom announced it had discovered discovered earlier.
  • The U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) votes to require television manufacturers to include digital tunerss in nearly all televisions by 2007.

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Sport Games on 8 August 2002

Le Championnat
Football (France)
  • Auxerre - Montpellier : 2 - 0
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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in August 2002?

  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Bruce Springsteen -- Aug. 5, 2002
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.9863
  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.665

Books

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

Lucky Man: A Memoir

By: Michael J. Fox

A funny, highly personal, gorgeously written account of what it's like to be a 30-year-old man who is told he has an 80-year-old's disease. "Life is great.

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The Emperor Of Ocean Park

By: Stephen L. Carter

In his triumphant fictional debut, Stephen Carter combines a large-scale, riveting novel of suspense with the saga of a unique family.

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Why I Am A Catholic

By: Garry Wills

In this provocative work, which could not be timelier, Garry Wills, one of our country's most noted writers and historians, offers a powerful statement of his Catholic faith.

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The Sexual Life Of Catherine M.

By: Catherine Millet

A national best-seller that was featured on such lists as The New York Times, the Los Angeles Times, The Washington Post, the San Francisco Chronicle, The Boston Globe, and Publishers Weekly,

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Darkened Skye

Platform: Microsoft Windows, Nintendo GameCube

Genre: Third-person shooter, action-adventure

Publisher: Simon & Schuster, Oxygen Interactive

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Dynasty Tactics

Platform: PlayStation 2

Genre: Tactical role-playing game

Publisher: Koei

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Star Wars Episode II: Attack of the Clones

Platform: Game Boy Advance

Genre: Action

Publisher: THQ, LucasArts

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DDRMAX2 Dance Dance Revolution 7thMix

DDRMAX2 Dance Dance Revolution 7thMix

Platform: Arcade, PlayStation 2

Genre: Music, Exercise

Publisher: Konami

Dominions: Priests, Prophets and Pretenders

Dominions: Priests, Prophets and Pretenders

Platform: PC (Windows / Linux) PowerPC (Mac OS X / Linux) Solaris (Solaris 8)

Genre: Turn-based strategy, Fantasy


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