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Tuesday 8 January 2008

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Capricorn (see planets position on January 8, 2008). The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). In that special week of January 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. Definitely, Maybe, directed by Adam Brooks, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2008 while The Daring Book for Girls by Andrea J. Buchanan, Miriam Peskowitz was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Gangland. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Cradle of Rome or Casper's Scare School.
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What the sky looked like on 8 January 2008

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

Definitely, Maybe

Directed by: Adam Brooks

Starring: Ryan Reynolds, Rachel Weisz, Abigail Breslin, An Nguyen

Country: United States

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Henry Poole Is Here

Directed by: Mark Pellington

Starring: Luke Wilson, Radha Mitchell, George Lopez, Adriana Barraza

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Directed by: Gregory Hoblit

Starring: Diane Lane, Colin Hanks, Joseph Cross, Billy Burke

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Donkey Punch

Directed by: Oliver Blackburn

Starring: Sian Breckin, Nichola Burley, Jaime Winstone, Robert Boulter

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Hell Ride

Directed by: Larry Bishop

Starring: Larry Bishop, Dennis Hopper, Michael Madsen, Julia Jones

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TV Series

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Directed by: Tulio Demicheli

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Directed by: Jeffrey D. Brown

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Monarchy: The Royal Family at Work

Directed by: Matt Reid

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Kleiner Dodo

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Fight Quest

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 8 January 2008 ?

  • Commonwealth Day is celebrated in Northern Mariana Islands.
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
  • George Moore: American doctor, administrative surgeon and cancer researcher notable for his discovery of the link between chewing tobacco and mouth cancer.
  • In New Hampshire, USA, the Democratic caucuses choose Hillary Clinton as candidate for the presidential election on November. The Republican caucuses choose John McCain.
  • Voters in New Hampshire go to the polls for the first primary election to determine presidential nominees for the Democratic and Republican parties.
  • New York Senator Hillary Clinton wins the Democratic primary.
  • Arizona Senator John McCain wins the Republican primary. (CNN)
  • Former relief pitcher Rich Gossage is elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame. (ESPN)

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Sport Games on 8 January 2008

Football (United Kingdom)
  • Altrincham - Kidderminster : 2 - 1
  • Oxford - Weymouth : 0 - 1
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League 1
Football (United Kingdom)
  • Leyton Orient - Tranmere : 3 - 0
  • Yeovil - Walsall : 0 - 2
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League 2
Football (United Kingdom)
  • Mansfield - Wycombe : 0 - 4
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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on January 08, 2008 - Geocentric view

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Music Charts

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

Top #10 R&B songs
  1. Alicia Keys - Like You'll Never See Me Again
  2. Alicia Keys - No One
  3. Trey Songz - Can't Help But Wait
  4. J. Holiday - Suffocate
  5. Mary J. Blige - Just Fine
  6. Until The End Of Time - Justin Timberlake Duet With Beyonce
  7. Kanye West Featuring T-Pain - Good Life
  8. Shoulda Let You Go - Keyshia Cole Introducing Amina
  9. Kiss Kiss - Chris Brown Featuring T-Pain
  10. Snoop Dogg - Sensual Seduction
Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Juanes - Me Enamora
  2. Sexy Movimiento - Wisin & Yandel
  3. Vicente Fernandez - Estos Celos
  4. La Travesia - Juan Luis Guerra 440
  5. No Puedo Olvidarla - Marco Antonio Solis
  6. Un Buen Perdedor - K-Paz With Franco De Vita
  7. Sobre Mis Pies - La Arrolladora Banda el Limon de Rene Camacho
  8. Conteo Regresivo - Gilberto Santa Rosa
  9. Alguien Soy Yo - Enrique Iglesias
  10. Flex - Te Quiero


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

The Daring Book for Girls

By: Andrea J. Buchanan, Miriam Peskowitz

The Daring Book for Girls is the manual for everything that girls need to know—and that doesn't mean sewing buttonholes! Whether it's female heroes in history, secret note-passing skills, science projects,

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For One More Day

By: Mitch Albom

From the author of The Five People You Meet in Heaven and Tuesdays with Morrie, a new novel that millions of fans have been waiting for.

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New Moon

By: Stephenie Meyer

Legions of readers entranced by Twilight are hungry for more and they won't be disappointed. In New Moon, Stephenie Meyer delivers another irresistible combination of romance and suspense with a supernatural twist.

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By: Stephenie Meyer

Readers captivated by Twilight and New Moon will eagerly devour the paperback edition Eclipse, the third book in Stephenie Meyer's riveting vampire love saga. As Seattle is ravaged by a string of mysterious killings and a malicious vampire continues her ...

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Cradle of Rome

Platform: Nintendo DS, Wii

Genre: Puzzle, strategy

Publisher: D3 Publisher

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Animal Boxing

Platform: Nintendo DS, DSiWare

Genre: Sports game

Publisher: Destineer

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Casper's Scare School

Platform: PlayStation 2, Nintendo DS

Genre: Adventure game

Publisher: Blast! Entertainment

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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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Championship Pony

Platform: Nintendo DS

Genre: Simulation game

Publisher: Destination Software

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Home videos

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


Studio: Blu-ray

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The Go-Getter

Studio: DVD

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The Longshots

Studio: DVD and Blu-ray

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Rhinoceros Eyes

Studio: DVD

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Neo Ned

Studio: DVD

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