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Thursday 18 September 2008

It was Thursday, under the sign of Virgo (see planets position on September 18, 2008). The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). In that special week of September people in US were listening to Whatever You Like by T.I.. An American Affair, directed by William Olsson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2008 while Off Season by Anne Rivers Siddons was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Raising the Bar. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Calvin Tucker's Redneck Jamboree or D1GP Arcade.
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

An American Affair

Directed by: William Olsson

Starring: Gretchen Mol, James Rebhorn, Cameron Bright, Mark Pellegrino

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Gospel Hill

Directed by: Giancarlo Esposito

Starring: Chloe Bailey, Adam Baldwin, Angela Bassett, Casey Belville

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High School Musical 3: Senior Year

Directed by: Kenny Ortega

Starring: Zac Efron, Vanessa Hudgens, Ashley Tisdale, Lucas Grabeel

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Forever Strong

Directed by: Ryan Little

Starring: Sean Faris, Penn Badgley, Gary Cole, Sean Astin

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City of Ember

Directed by: Gil Kenan

Starring: Saoirse Ronan, Toby Jones, Bill Murray, David Ryall

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TV Series

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

Raising the Bar

Directed by: Clay Glen

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Destroyed in Seconds

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Spooks: Code 9

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Sordid Lives: The Series

Directed by: Del Shores

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Under One Roof

Directed by: Todd Wilson

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 18 September 2008 ?

  • Also see September 18 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • Chile - Independence Day (first junta 1810)
  • RC Saints - Feast day of St Joseph of Cupertino and Methodius of Olympus
  • In ancient Greece, the fifth day of the Eleusinian Mysteries.
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
  • Ron Lancaster: American-born Canadian football player and coach (d. 2008).
  • 2008 South Ossetia war:
  • US President George W. Bush will urge Russia to honor its commitment to fully withdraw troops from Georgia during his speech at the United Nations General Assembly next week, a top White House official said Friday. (AFP via Google News)
  • Rozi Khan, the Governor of the Chora District in Afghanistan, is killed in a firefight involving Australian Army soldiers. (ABC News Australia)
  • Sri Lankan Civil War: The Sri Lanka Navy sinks 10 Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE) boats and kills 25 LTTE rebels in heavy fighting off the port of Nachikkudah in Sri Lanka, according to the navy. (Reuters via ''The International Herald Tribune'')
  • 2008 Russian financial crisis:

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on September 18, 2008 - Geocentric view

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of September 2008 ?

Top #10 R&B songs
  1. Jazmine Sullivan - Need U Bad
  2. T.I. - Whatever You Like
  3. Jennifer Hudson - Spotlight
  4. Can't Believe It - T-Pain Featuring Lil Wayne
  5. Put On - Young Jeezy Featuring Kanye West
  6. Mrs. Officer - Lil Wayne Featuring Bobby Valentino & Kidd Kidd
  7. Rihanna - Take A Bow
  8. Robin Thicke - Magic
  9. Ne-Yo - Miss Independent
  10. Heaven Sent - Keyshia Cole
Top #10 Latin songs
  1. No Me Doy Por Vencido - Luis Fonsi
  2. Flex - Te Quiero
  3. Dame Tu Amor - Alacranes Musical
  4. Vicente Fernandez - Para Siempre
  5. Hasta El Dia De Hoy - Dareyes de La Sierra
  6. La Cumbia Del Rio - Los Pikadientes de Caborca
  7. Si No Te Hubieras Ido - Mana
  8. Lloro Por Ti - Enrique Iglesias
  9. Na De Na - Angel & Khriz
  10. Pose - Daddy Yankee


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

Off Season

By: Anne Rivers Siddons

Acclaimed novelist Anne Rivers Siddons's new novel is a stunning tale of love and loss. For as long as she can remember, they were Cam and Lilly--happily married, totally

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The Host

By: Stephenie Meyer

The phenomenal #1 bestseller is now a major motion picture: "Startling and addictive. . . . An epic story of love, family, and loyalty." -USA TodayMelanie Stryder refuses to fade away.

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When You Are Engulfed in Flames

By: David Sedaris

"David Sedaris's ability to transform the mortification of everyday life into wildly entertaining art," (The Christian Science Monitor) is elevated to wilder and more entertaining heights than ever in this remarkable new book. Trying

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The Bourne Sanction

By: Eric Van Lustbader

After so many adrenaline-soaked years risking his life, Jason Bourne is chafing under the quiet life of a linguistics professor. Aware of his frustrations, his academic mentor asks for help investigating

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Calvin Tucker's Redneck Jamboree

Platform: Wii

Genre: Minigame compilation

Publisher: Zoo Games

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Berlitz English Dictionary

Berlitz English Dictionary

Platform: Nintendo DS

Genre: Educational game

Publisher: Koch Media

Banjo-Kazooie: Nuts & Bolts

Platform: Xbox 360

Genre: Action-adventure, vehicle construction

Publisher: Microsoft Game Studios

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D1GP Arcade

D1GP Arcade

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Racing, drifting

Publisher: Taito

Asda Story

Asda Story

Platform: Windows

Genre: Fantasy MMORPG

Publisher: mGame (Korea) Play Media Group (Europe) GamesCampus (USA) OnGame (Brazil) nDoors (Japan) GamePower7 (Middle East)

Home videos

Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?

Ira & Abby

Studio: DVD

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Martian Child

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Margot at the Wedding

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The Other Boleyn Girl

Studio: DVD and Blu-ray

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Nim's Island

Studio: DVD and Blu-ray

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