Saturday February 16, 2008

US date format: 2/16/2008, UK date format: 16/2/2008

It was Saturday, under the sign of Aquarius (see birth chart on February 16, 2008). The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). In that special week of February 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. Taken, directed by Pierre Morel, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2008 while In Defense Of Food by Michael Pollan was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Monster House. If you liked videogames you were probably playing 12Riven: The Psi-Climinal of Integral or Cybernoid: The Fighting Machine.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Movies

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Taken

Taken

Directed by: Pierre Morel

Starring: Liam Neeson, Maggie Grace, Famke Janssen, Leland Orser

Country: United States of America

Dog Gone

Dog Gone

Directed by: Mark Stouffer

Starring: Luke Benward, French Stewart, Kelly Perine, Kevin P. Farley

Spy School

Spy School

Directed by: Mark Blutman

Starring: Forrest Landis, AnnaSophia Robb, Rider Strong, Lea Thompson

The Bank Job

The Bank Job

Directed by: Roger Donaldson

Starring: Jason Statham, Saffron Burrows, Stephen Campbell Moore, Daniel Mays

Country: United States of America

Semi-Pro

Semi-Pro

Directed by: Kent Alterman

Starring: Will Ferrell, Woody Harrelson, André Benjamin, Maura Tierney

history

Historical Events

Which were the important events of February 16, 2008?


Holidays

  • Saint Juliana
  • Saint Lucilla
  • Remembrance of Lambertus
  • Saint Jeremias
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Events

  • 37 people are killed in a suicide car bombing in Pakistan's tribal region after a meeting of the Pakistan Peoples Party, reports say. (BBC News)
Sport Games on February 16, 2008

Sport Games on February 16, 2008


Serie A

Italian Football
  • Inter - Livorno : 2 - 0
  • Juventus - Roma : 1 - 0
  • Parma - Milan : 0 - 0
See all Football game results of February 16, 2008

Jupiler League

Football (Belgium)
  • Bergen - Charleroi : 0 - 0
  • Germinal - Waregem : 0 - 0
  • Mechelen - Lokeren : 1 - 1
  • Roeselare - FC Brussels : 2 - 0
  • St Truiden - Dender : 1 - 2
See all Football game results of February 16, 2008

Bundesliga 1

Football (Germany)
  • Cottbus - Dortmund : 0 - 2
  • Duisburg - Stuttgart : 2 - 3
  • Hansa Rostock - Ein Frankfurt : 1 - 0
  • Hertha - Bielefeld : 1 - 0
  • Karlsruhe - Leverkusen : 2 - 2
See all Football game results of February 16, 2008

La Liga Primera Division

Football (Spain)
  • Betis - Real Madrid : 2 - 1
  • Espanol - Sevilla : 2 - 4
  • Zaragoza - Barcelona : 1 - 2
See all Football game results of February 16, 2008

TV Series

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Monster House

Monster House

Directed by: Gil Kenan

The Battery's Down

The Battery's Down

Directed by: Jake Wilson

Monarchy: The Royal Family at Work

Monarchy: The Royal Family at Work

Directed by: Matt Reid

Kleiner Dodo

Kleiner Dodo

Fight Quest

Fight Quest

Magazine Covers

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Books

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World Without End by Ken Follett

World Without End

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In this “epic” (The Denver Post) sequel to The Pillars of the Earth, it is now two centuries after the townspeople of Kingsbridge have finished building its exquisite Gothic cathedral.

The Appeal by John Grisham

The Appeal

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#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERIn a crowded courtroom in Mississippi, a jury returns a shocking verdict against a chemical company accused of dumping toxic waste into a small town’s water supply, causing the worst “cancer cluster” in history.

Sizzle And Burn by Jayne Ann Krentz

Sizzle And Burn

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A woman who hears voices. A man who sees visions. A killer who may elude them both.

A Thousand Splendid Suns by Khaled Hosseini

A Thousand Splendid Suns

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Propelled by the same superb instinct for storytelling that made The Kite Runner a beloved classic, A Thousand Splendid Suns is at once an incredible chronicle of thirty years of Afghan history and a deeply moving story of family, friendship, …

Eat, Pray, Love by Elizabeth Gilbert

Eat, Pray, Love

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The 10th anniversary edition of one of the most iconic, beloved, and bestselling books of our time.Elizabeth Gilbert’s Eat Pray Love touched the world and changed countless lives, inspiring and empowering millions of readers to search for their own best …

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Ankh: Curse of the Scarab King

Ankh: Curse of the Scarab King

Platform: Nintendo DS

Genre: Adventure

Publisher: Xider Games

Left 4 Dead

Left 4 Dead

Genre: First-person shooter, Survival horror

Publisher: Valve Corporation Electronic Arts (retail)

12Riven: The Psi-Climinal of Integral

12Riven: The Psi-Climinal of Integral

Platform: PlayStation 2 Microsoft Windows PlayStation Portable Android iOS

Genre: Visual novel

Publisher: Cyberfront

Bejeweled Twist

Bejeweled Twist

Platform: PC (Windows), Java ME, Mobile, Zeebo, Browser game (Flash), Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi (DSiWare), Symbian^3

Genre: Puzzle

Publisher: PopCap Games

Cybernoid: The Fighting Machine

Cybernoid: The Fighting Machine

Platform: ZX Spectrum, Atari ST, Amstrad CPC, C64, NES, Amiga, Virtual Console

Genre: Shoot 'em up

Publisher: Hewson Consultants

money

Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates


News articles

  • After Slow January, Best Buy Lowers Forecast But the chain, which is the nation’s largest consumer electronics retailer, said it would keep investing in new stores, including as many as 25 in China. [..]
  • All-in-One Telecom Packages: The Savings Don’t Come Simple “Bundling” sounds sweet, doesn’t it? Like swaddling a baby. But don’t let it fool you — the communications version of it is not such a simple pleasure. [..]
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