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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. The Count of Monte Cristo, directed by Kevin Reynolds, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2002 while Last Man Standing by David Baldacci was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching The Kumars at No. 42. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Armored Core 3 or Command & Conquer: Renegade.
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Movies

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

The Count of Monte Cristo

Directed by: Kevin Reynolds

Starring: Jim Caviezel, Guy Pearce, Richard Harris, James Frain

Country: United States

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Bloody Sunday

Directed by: Paul Greengrass

Starring: James Nesbitt, Tim Pigott-Smith, Nicholas Farrell, Allan Gildea

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Narc

Directed by: Joe Carnahan

Starring: Ray Liotta, Jason Patric, Chi McBride, Dan Leis

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Real Women Have Curves

Directed by: Patricia Cardoso

Starring: America Ferrera, Lupe Ontiveros, Ingrid Oliu, George Lopez

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One Hour Photo

Directed by: Mark Romanek

Starring: Robin Williams, Connie Nielsen, Michael Vartan, Dylan Smith

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TV Series

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

The Kumars at No. 42

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Harold and the Purple Crayon

Directed by: David Piel

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Micawber

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Hallo Robbie!

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Magical Egypt

Directed by: Jesús Sánchez Romeva

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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:
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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 ?

Last Man Standing

By: David Baldacci

Web London was trained to penetrate hostile ground and come out alive. Then ten seconds in a dark alley cost him everything: his friends, his fellow agents, his reputation.

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Journey Through Heartsongs

By: Mattie J. T. Stepanek

Mattie J.T. Stepanek takes us on a Journey Through Heartsongs with more of his moving poems. These poems share the rare wisdom that Mattie has acquired through his struggle with a rare form of muscular dystrophy and the death of ...

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Prey

By: Michael Crichton

In the Nevada desert, an experiment has gone horribly wrong. A cloud of nanoparticles—micro-robots—has escaped from the laboratory. This cloud is self-sustaining and self-reproducing. It is intelligent and learns from experience.

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The Two Towers

By: J.R.R. Tolkien

The second volume in J.R.R. Tolkien's epic adventure THE LORD OF THE RINGS One Ring to rule them all, One Ring to find them, One Ring to bring them all and in

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Armored Core 3

Platform: PlayStation 2, PlayStation Portable

Genre: Action, third-person shooter

Publisher: JP FromSoftware; NA Agetec; EU Metro 3D

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Archangel

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Action role-playing

Publisher: EU JoWooD Entertainment; NA Fishtank Interactive

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Command & Conquer: Renegade

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Tactical shooter

Publisher: EA Games

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Dual Blades

Platform: Game Boy Advance

Genre: Fighting

Publisher: Metro3D, Inc.

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Dragon Ball Z: Budokai

Platform: PlayStation 2 PlayStation Portable GameCube PlayStation 3 Xbox 360

Genre: Fighting

Publisher: JP / EU Bandai; NA / AUS Infogrames; NA / AUS Atari, Inc.

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Home videos

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

Crossroads

Format: VHS and DVD release

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Sorority Boys

Format: VHS and DVD release

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Ice Age

Format: VHS and DVD release

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K-19: The Widowmaker

Format: VHS and DVD release

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The Land Before Time IX: Journey to Big Water

Format: VHS and DVD release

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