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Tuesday 8 May 2007

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). In that special week of May people in US were listening to Makes Me Wonder by Maroon5. In UK Beautiful Liar by Beyonce & Shakira was in the top 5 hits. 28 Weeks Later, directed by Juan Carlos Fresnadillo, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2007 while Grace (Eventually) by Anne Lamott was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Jake and Amir. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Beyond Life or Boulder Dash: Rocks!.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last 30 days ?

Jake and Amir

Starring: Jake Hurwitz, Amir Blumenfeld

Country: United States

Travels to the Edge with Art Wolfe

Starring: Art Wolfe

Country: United States

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Elevator

Starring: Ben Pace, Woody Tondorf, Brendan Bradley

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Conta-me Como Foi

Starring: Miguel Guilherme, Rita Blanco, Luís Ganito, Catarina Avelar

Country: Portugal

The Supersizers Eat...

Starring: Giles Coren, Sue Perkins, Roy Marsden

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Movies

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

28 Weeks Later

Directed by: Juan Carlos Fresnadillo

Starring: Jeremy Renner, Rose Byrne, Robert Carlyle

Country: United States

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Spider-Man 3

Directed by: Sam Raimi

Starring: Tobey Maguire, Kirsten Dunst, Topher Grace

Country: United States

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Fracture

Directed by: Gregory Hoblit

Starring: Anthony Hopkins, Ryan Gosling, David Strathairn

Country: United States

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Grindhouse

Directed by: Robert Rodriguez

Starring: Kurt Russell, Rose McGowan, Danny Trejo

Country: United States

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Hot Fuzz

Directed by: Edgar Wright

Starring: Simon Pegg, Nick Frost, Martin Freeman

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 8 May 2007 ?

Holidays:
  • Saints Wiro, Plechelmus and Otger
  • Saint Macharius of Ghent (died 1012)
  • Parents' Day in South Korea
  • Iris feast of the Region of Brussels capital (in Belgium)
  • VE Day
Famous Birthdays:
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Facts:
  • U.S. police arrest six Islamic men from the Republic of Macedonia and the Middle East based on a tip from a Mount Laurel, NJ resident who discovered their plot to attack Fort Dix, New Jersey, and ampquotkill as many soldiers as possible.ampquot (AP via Trentonian.com)
  • Former U.S. President Bill Clinton announces a deal with drug companies to lower the price of anti-AIDS drugs in Third World countries. (AP via Fox News)
  • André Boisclair resigns as the leader of Canada's Parti Québécois. (International Herald Tribune)
  • The Treasurer of Australia Peter Costello delivers his twelfth budget with significant tax cuts and increases in government spending on education and health. (Sydney Morning Herald)
  • The Movement for the Emancipation of the Niger Delta blows up three oil pipelines in the Niger delta in the south of Nigeria. (Reuters Alertnet)

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in May 2007?

  • Time: Lithograph of a scene from Jamestown where Captain John Smith is being rescued by Pocahontas. Courte
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.10734
  • Esquire

Books

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

Grace (Eventually)

By: Anne Lamott

"Lamott has chronicled her wacky and (sometimes) wild adventures in faith in...the wonderful Grace (Eventually)." (Chicago Sun-Times) In Grace (Eventually): Thoughts on Faith, the author of the bestsellers Traveling Mercies

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The Black Swan

By: Nassim Nicholas Taleb

A black swan is an event, positive or negative, that is deemed improbable yet causes massive consequences. In this groundbreaking and prophetic book, Taleb shows in a playful way that Black

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The Audacity Of Hope

By: Barack Obama

The Audacity of Hope is Barack Obama's call for a new kind of politics a politics that builds upon those shared understandings that pull us together as Americans.

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Body Surfing

By: Anita Shreve

"Always readable-sometimes compulsively so-Shreve's novels are typically emotionally resonant, nicely paced, and populated by memorable characters." -People At the age of 29, Sydney has already been once divorced and once

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Beyond Life

Beyond Life

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: first person shooter

Boulder Dash: Rocks!

Platform: Nintendo DS iOS BlackBerry Java Platform

Genre: Action game

Publisher: 10tacle Studios QV Software Electronic Arts

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Backyard Hockey

Platform: Nintendo DS

Genre: Sports game

Publisher: Atari

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Brian Lara International Cricket 2007

Brian Lara International Cricket 2007

Platform: Microsoft Windows, Xbox 360, PlayStation 2, Mobile

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Codemasters

Cosmic Osmo's Hex Isle

Platform: PC, Mac OS X, Xbox 360 (XBLA)

Genre: Puzzle game

Publisher: Fanista

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