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Saturday 16 February 2008

It was Saturday, under the sign of Aquarius. 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. Step Up 2: The Streets, directed by Jon M. Chu, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2008 while The Secret Between Us by Barbara Delinsky was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Talking Metal. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Tetris Party or Barkley, Shut Up and Jam: Gaiden.
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TV Series

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

Dorm Life

Starring: Jim Brandon, Jack De Sena, Pancho Morris, Jordan Riggs

Country: United States

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Life in Cold Blood

Starring: David Attenborough

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Breaking Bad

Written by: Vince Gilligan

Starring: Bryan Cranston, Anna Gunn, Aaron Paul, Dean Norris

Country: United States

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The Genius of Photography

Starring: David Byrne

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Stories from the Vaults

Starring: Tom Cavanagh

Country: United States

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Movies

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

Jumper

Directed by: Doug Liman

Starring: Hayden Christensen, Samuel L. Jackson, Jamie Bell

Country: United States

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Nerves

Directed by: Robert Reinert

Starring: Eduard von Winterstein, Lia Borr, Erna Morena

Country: United States

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Rambo

Directed by: Sylvester Stallone

Starring: Sylvester Stallone, Julie Benz, Matthew Marsden

Country: United States

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Definitely, Maybe

Directed by: Adam Brooks

Starring: Ryan Reynolds, Rachel Weisz, Abigail Breslin

Country: United States

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Funny Games

Directed by: Michael Haneke

Starring: Naomi Watts, Tim Roth, Michael Pitt

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 16 February 2008 ?

Holidays:
  • Saint Juliana
  • Saint Lucilla
  • Remembrance of Lambertus
  • Saint Jeremias
  • Saints Daniel, Samuel and Elias
Famous Birthdays:
See famous people born on 16 February
Facts:
  • 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)
  • Toshiba plans to withdraw from HD DVD production, ending the format war in Blu-ray Disc's favor. (NHK)
  • Brown Pelican delisted from endangered list. (RedOrbit)
  • A student dies of unknown causes while competing at the Harvard National Speech and Debate Tournament. (CBS News)
  • The President of the United States George W. Bush arrives in Benin on the first leg of a five-nation African tour. (AFP via News Limited)

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Sport Games on 16 February 2008

Serie A
Italian Football
  • Inter - Livorno : 2 - 0
  • Juventus - Roma : 1 - 0
  • Parma - Milan : 0 - 0
See all Football game results of 16 February 2008
Jupiler League
Football (Belgium)
  • Bergen - Charleroi : 0 - 0
  • Germinal - Waregem : 0 - 0
  • Mechelen - Lokeren : 1 - 1
  • Roeselare - FC Brussels : 2 - 0
See all Football game results of 16 February 2008
Bundesliga 1
Football (Germany)
  • Cottbus - Dortmund : 0 - 2
  • Duisburg - Stuttgart : 2 - 3
  • Hansa Rostock - Ein Frankfurt : 1 - 0
  • Hertha - Bielefeld : 1 - 0
See all Football game results of 16 February 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 16 February 2008

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in February 2008?

  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.978
  • Time: A large group of young people of different ethnicities
  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.977

Books

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

The Secret Between Us

By: Barbara Delinsky

Nothing will break this mother-daughter bond. Not even the truth.Deborah Monroe and her daughter, Grace, are driving home from a party when their car hits a man running in the dark.

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A Thousand Splendid Suns

By: Khaled Hosseini

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, ...

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Liberal Fascism

By: Jonah Goldberg

“Fascists,” “Brownshirts,” “jackbooted stormtroopers”—such are the insults typically hurled at conservatives by their liberal opponents. Calling someone a fascist is the fastest way to shut them up, defining their views as

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Sizzle And Burn

By: Jayne Ann Krentz

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

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Tetris Party

Platform: WiiWare, DSiWare, Nintendo DS, Wii

Genre: Puzzle

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D1GP Arcade

D1GP Arcade

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Racing, drifting

Publisher: Taito

Barkley, Shut Up and Jam: Gaiden

Barkley, Shut Up and Jam: Gaiden

Platform: Microsoft Windows, Mac OS X

Genre: Role-playing game

Dr. Reiner Knizia's Brainbenders (PAL)Brain Voyage (NA)

Dr. Reiner Knizia's Brainbenders (PAL)Brain Voyage (NA)

Platform: Nintendo DS

Genre: Educational game Puzzle game

Publisher: Eidos Interactive

Buzz!: The Pop Quiz

Platform: PlayStation 2

Genre: Party

Publisher: Sony Computer Entertainment Europe

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