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Wednesday 17 July 2002

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). In that special week of July people in US were listening to Hot In Herre by Nelly. In UK The Logical Song by Scooter was in the top 5 hits. Austin Powers in Goldmember, directed by Jay Roach, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2002 while The Remnant: On the Brink of Armageddon by Tim LaHaye, Jerry B. Jenkins was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Ruler of Your Own World. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Dark Chronicle or E.T.: Interplanetary Mission.
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

Austin Powers in Goldmember

Directed by: Jay Roach

Starring: Mike Myers, Beyonc Knowles, Seth Green

Country: United States

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Road to Perdition

Directed by: Sam Mendes

Starring: Tom Hanks, Tyler Hoechlin, Rob Maxey

Country: United States

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Reign of Fire

Directed by: Rob Bowman

Starring: Matthew McConaughey, Christian Bale, Izabella Scorupco

Country: United States

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Men in Black II

Directed by: Barry Sonnenfeld

Starring: Tommy Lee Jones, Will Smith, Rip Torn

Country: United States

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Mr. Deeds

Directed by: Steven Brill

Starring: Adam Sandler, Winona Ryder, John Turturro

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

Ruler of Your Own World

Starring: Dong-kun Yang, Na-yeong Lee, Hyo-jin Kong, Dong-geon Lee

Studio A Entertainment

Starring: Chris McCrackin, Xai Homechan, Joanna Fang, Charlene Griffin

Country: United States

Boston 24/7

Country: United States

The Wire

Written by: David Simon

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

Country: United States

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Written by: Kentaro Miura

Starring: Nobutoshi Kanna, Unshô Ishizuka, Marc Diraison, Kevin T. Collins

Country: Japan

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 17 July 2002 ?

  • Kyoto, Japan - Gion Matsuri
  • Various mathematics departments - Yellow Pig's Day
  • South Korea - Constitution Day
  • Puerto Rico - Luis Mu�oz Rivera's Birthday
  • Feast Day of St Cynllo
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

The Remnant: On the Brink of Armageddon

By: Tim LaHaye, Jerry B. Jenkins

Nicolae Carpathia has his enemies right where he wants them: massed at Petra, a million strong. The Trib Force’s aliases and even their safe houses have been compromised, forcing Rayford, Buck, and all the members to flee for their lives ...

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A Bend in the Road

By: Nicholas Sparks

Miles Ryan's life seemed to end the day his wife was killed in a hit-and-run accident two years ago. As deputy sheriff of New Bern, North Carolina, he not only grieves for her and worries about their young son Jonah ...

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Sunset In St. Tropez

By: Danielle Steel

In her 55th bestselling novel, Danielle Steel explores the seasons of an extraordinary friendship, weaving the story of three couples, lifelong friends, for whom a month’s holiday in St.

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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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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Astral Tournament

Astral Tournament

Platform: PC

Genre: Turn-based strategy, Collectible card game, Indie game

Publisher: Apus Software

Contra: Shattered Soldier

Platform: PlayStation 2, PlayStation Network

Genre: Run and gun

Publisher: Konami

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Dark Chronicle

Platform: PlayStation 2

Genre: Action role-playing game

Publisher: Sony Computer Entertainment

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E.T.: Interplanetary Mission

Platform: PlayStation

Genre: Science fiction, Puzzle

Publisher: NA NewKidCo; EU Ubi Soft Entertainment

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Arx Fatalis

Platform: Microsoft Windows Xbox

Genre: Role-playing video game

Publisher: JoWood Productions DreamCatcher Interactive

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