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Tuesday 8 October 2002

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Cole Wagner and Jack Cadogan. In that special week of October people in US were listening to A Moment Like This by Kelly Clarkson. In UK The Tide Is High (Get The Feeling) by Atomic Kitten was in the top 5 hits. The Rules of Attraction, directed by Roger Avary, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2002 while The Nanny Diaries by Emma McLaughlin, Nicola Kraus was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Madventures. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Blinx: The Time Sweeper or Star Wars: The New Droid Army.
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TV Series

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

History of Football: The Beautiful Game

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Firefly

Written by: Joss Whedon

Starring: Nathan Fillion, Gina Torres, Alan Tudyk, Morena Baccarin

Country: United States

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Still Game

Starring: Ford Kiernan, Greg Hemphill, Paul Riley, Mark Cox

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Madness Combat

Country: United States

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The Wire

Written by: David Simon

Starring: Dominic West, John Doman, Deirdre Lovejoy, Wendell Pierce

Country: United States

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Movies

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

The Rules of Attraction

Directed by: Roger Avary

Starring: James Van Der Beek, Ian Somerhalder, Shannyn Sossamon

Country: United States

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The Transporter

Directed by: Louis Leterrier

Starring: Jason Statham, Qi Shu, Matt Schulze

Country: United States

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The Ring

Directed by: Gore Verbinski

Starring: Naomi Watts, Martin Henderson, Brian Cox

Country: United States

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Red Dragon

Directed by: Brett Ratner

Starring: Anthony Hopkins, Edward Norton, Ralph Fiennes

Country: United States

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Sweet Home Alabama

Directed by: Andy Tennant

Starring: Reese Witherspoon, Patrick Dempsey, Josh Lucas

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 8 October 2002 ?

Holidays:
  • French Republican Calendar - Citrouille (Pumpkin) Day, seventeenth day in the Month of VendTmiaire
  • Also see October 8 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • Bolivia - reportedly, Che Guevara is honoured on this day at which he was captured in La Higuera, as San Ernesto, answering prayers for rain.
  • Wales and Cornwall - Saint Keyne
  • RC Saints - Saint Susan of Blois
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Sport Games on 8 October 2002

La Liga Primera Division
Football (Spain)
  • Betis - Real Madrid : 1 - 1
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Division 1
Football (United Kingdom)
  • Grimsby - Ipswich : 3 - 0
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Division 2
Football (United Kingdom)
  • Stockport - Peterboro : 2 - 1
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Liga I
Football (Portugal)
  • Boavista - Varzim : 2 - 1
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Magazine Covers

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

  • Time: Headache treatment by Abrams/Lacagnina. Inset: picture of American Taliban traitor, John Walker Lind
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.9837
  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.675676

Books

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

The Nanny Diaries

By: Emma McLaughlin, Nicola Kraus

Wanted: One young woman to take care of four-year-old boy. Must be cheerful, enthusiastic and selfless--bordering on masochistic. Must relish sixteen-hour shifts with a deliberately nap-deprived preschooler.

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Going Home

By: Nora Roberts

Three women must rediscover the love of family before they can give their hearts to others. . . . Unfinished Business -- She wanted answers from her estranged mother

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Good To Great

By: Jim Collins

The Challenge:Built to Last, the defining management study of the nineties, showed how great companies triumph over time and how long-term sustained performance can be engineered into the DNA of an

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Let Freedom Ring

By: Sean Hannity

As Americans, we face two fundamental questions:First, are we truly prepared to fight this new war to wipe out terrorism and terrorist regimes, and win it decisively -- no matter what

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Circus Maximus: Chariot Wars

Circus Maximus: Chariot Wars

Platform: PlayStation 2, Xbox

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Encore (Xbox) THQ (PS2)

Blinx: The Time Sweeper

Platform: Xbox

Genre: Platformer

Publisher: Microsoft Game Studios

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Dhaka Racing

Dhaka Racing

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: 3D Car Racing Game

Publisher: eSophers Ltd

Earth 2150: Lost Souls

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Strategy

Publisher: Strategy First

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Star Wars: The New Droid Army

Platform: Game Boy Advance

Genre: Action

Publisher: THQ

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