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Tuesday 8 January 2002

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). In that special week of January people in US were listening to How You Remind Me by Nickelback. In UK Gotta Get Thru This by Daniel Bedingfield was in the top 5 hits. Secretary, directed by Steven Shainberg, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2002 while The Four Agreements by Don Miguel Ruiz was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching SAS: Are You Tough Enough?. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Contra: Shattered Soldier or Black Shades.
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TV Series

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

Judgment Day

Starring: Hallie Bird

Country: United States

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The Ark

Starring: Sheila Clark

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Black Books

Written by: Dylan Moran

Starring: Dylan Moran, Bill Bailey, Tamsin Greig

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Justice League

Written by: Bob Kane, William M. Marston, Joe Shuster, Jerry Siegel, Gardner Fox, Christopher Keenan

Starring: Carl Lumbly, George Newbern, Phil LaMarr, Kevin Conroy

Country: United States

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Coupling

Starring: Jack Davenport, Gina Bellman, Sarah Alexander, Kate Isitt

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Movies

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

Secretary

Directed by: Steven Shainberg

Starring: James Spader, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Jeremy Davies

Country: United States

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The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring

Directed by: Peter Jackson

Starring: Elijah Wood, Ian McKellen, Orlando Bloom

Country: United States

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Black Hawk Down

Directed by: Ridley Scott

Starring: Josh Hartnett, Ewan McGregor, Tom Sizemore

Country: United States

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A Beautiful Mind

Directed by: Ron Howard

Starring: Russell Crowe, Ed Harris, Jennifer Connelly

Country: United States

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Vanilla Sky

Directed by: Cameron Crowe

Starring: Tom Cruise, Penlope Cruz, Cameron Diaz

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 8 January 2002 ?

Holidays:
  • Commonwealth Day is celebrated in Northern Mariana Islands.
Famous Birthdays:
See famous people born on 08 January
Facts:
  • IBM announces it will no longer manufacture desktop personal computers in most of the world. It will sell its desktop facilities in US and Europe to Sanmina-SCI.
  • President George W. Bush signs into law the No Child Left Behind Act.
  • Fast-food restaurant chain Wendy's founder Dave Thomas dies at 69.
  • Ozzie Smith is elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame
  • Michael Jordan's wife files for divorce.

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Sport Games on 8 January 2002

Division 2
Football (United Kingdom)
  • Clydebank - Morton : 1 - 2
  • Peterboro - Port Vale : 3 - 0
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Division 3
Football (United Kingdom)
  • Kidderminster - Luton : 1 - 4
  • Shrewsbury - Oxford : 1 - 0
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Books

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

The Four Agreements

By: Don Miguel Ruiz

Rooted in traditional Toltec wisdom beliefs, four agreements in life are essential steps on the path to personal freedom. As beliefs are transformed through maintaining these agreements, shamanic teacher and healer

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A Painted House

By: John Grisham

Until that September of 1952, Luke Chandler had never kept a secret or told a single lie. But in the long, hot summer of his seventh year, two groups of migrant workers — and two very dangerous men — came ...

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John Adams

By: David McCullough

The Pulitzer Prize–winning, bestselling biography of America’s founding father and second president that was the basis for the acclaimed HBO series, brilliantly told by master historian David McCullough.In

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Skipping Christmas

By: John Grisham

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERImagine a year without Christmas. No crowded malls, no corny office parties, no fruitcakes, no unwanted presents. That’s just what Luther and Nora Krank have in mind when they decide that, just this once, they’ll skip ...

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Contra: Shattered Soldier

Platform: PlayStation 2, PlayStation Network

Genre: Run and gun

Publisher: Konami

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Delta Force: Task Force Dagger

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: First-person shooter

Publisher: NovaLogic

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X-Men: Next Dimension

Platform: PlayStation 2; Xbox; GameCube

Genre: Versus fighting

Publisher: Activision

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Black Shades

Platform: Mac OS 9, Mac OS X, Windows, Linux, iPhone and iPod Touch

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Star Wars: The Clone Wars

Platform: GameCube PlayStation 2 Xbox

Genre: Action

Publisher: LucasArts

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