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Monday 20 August 2007

It was Monday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). In that special week of August people in US were listening to Beautiful Girls by Sean Kingston. In UK The Way I Are by Timbaland featuring Doe & Keri Hilson was in the top 5 hits. 3:10 to Yuma, directed by James Mangold, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2007 while Waking With Enemies by Eric Jerome Dickey was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Monkey Life. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Dance Dance Revolution Universe 2 or Boulder Dash: Rocks!.
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

3:10 to Yuma

Directed by: James Mangold

Starring: Russell Crowe, Christian Bale, Ben Foster

Country: United States

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Directed by: Greg Mottola

Starring: Michael Cera, Jonah Hill, Christopher Mintz-Plasse

Country: United States

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Directed by: Matthew Vaughn

Starring: Charlie Cox, Claire Danes, Sienna Miller

Country: United States

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The Bourne Ultimatum

Directed by: Paul Greengrass

Starring: Matt Damon, dgar Ramrez, Joan Allen

Country: United States

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The Story of the Kelly Gang

Directed by: Charles Tait

Starring: Elizabeth Tait, John Tait, Norman Campbell

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

Mad Men

Written by: Matthew Weiner

Starring: Jon Hamm, Elisabeth Moss, Vincent Kartheiser, January Jones

Country: United States

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Flight of the Conchords

Written by: James Bobin, Jemaine Clement, Bret McKenzie

Starring: Jemaine Clement, Bret McKenzie, Rhys Darby, Kristen Schaal

Country: United States

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The Universe

Starring: Erik Thompson

Country: United States

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Travels to the Edge with Art Wolfe

Starring: Art Wolfe

Country: United States

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Mist: Sheepdog Tales

Starring: Derek Jacobi, Mel Giedroyc, Paul Litchfield, Gillian Hanna

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 20 August 2007 ?

  • Morocco - Revolution of the King and the People Day
  • RC saints - Saint Bernard of Clairvaux
  • Bah�'f Faith - Feast of Asm� (Names) - First day of the ninth month of the Bah�'f Calendar
  • Estonia - Restoration Day
  • Hungary - St. Stephen's day, the main national holiday in Hungary
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Famous Deaths:
  • Larry Hartsell: American martial artist, bodyguard, trainer, student of Bruce Lee and Dan Inosanto (Born 1942).
  • NASDAQ announces its intention to sell its 31 percent stake in the London Stock Exchange.
  • Delegates from the Russian Communist Youth Union vote 98-1 to back the pro-Kremlin, center-left party A Just Russia in December's State Duma elections. (The Moscow Times)
  • NASA clears the Space Shuttle Endeavour for an early landing tomorrow at Cape Canaveral. (Reuters)
  • The United Nations Security Council votes unanimously to extend the African Union Mission to Somalia. (BBC)
  • At least 20 people have died as a result of flooding in the United States with further flooding likely in Minnesota and Wisconsin. (New York Times)

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Sport Games on 20 August 2007

Bundesliga 2
Football (Germany)
  • FC Koln - Aachen : 0 - 1
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Division 2
Football (France)
  • Le Havre - Nantes : 1 - 0
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Football (United Kingdom)
  • Exeter - York : 1 - 1
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Liga I
Football (Portugal)
  • Naval - Belenenses : 1 - 1
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What news were making the headlines those days in August 2007?

  • Time: Photo of a younger Billy Graham with his hands clasped and head bowed in prayer. Photograph from Bil
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.10816
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.10815


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

Waking With Enemies

By: Eric Jerome Dickey

New York Times bestselling author Eric Jerome Dickey sizzles in this rapid-fire sequel to Sleeping with Strangers, which finds international hit man Gideon waking up with his past haunting him and

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The Black Swan

By: Nassim Nicholas Taleb

A black swan is an event, positive or negative, that is deemed improbable yet causes massive consequences. In this groundbreaking and prophetic book, Taleb shows in a playful way that Black

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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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The Tin Roof Blowdown

By: James Lee Burke

In the waning days of summer, 2005, a storm with greater impact than the bomb that struck Hiroshima peels the face off southern Louisiana. This is the gruesome reality Iberia Parish Sheriff's Detective Dave Robicheaux discovers as he is deployed ...

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Armageddon Empires

Armageddon Empires

Platform: Windows, Mac OS X

Genre: Turn-based strategy

Publisher: Cryptic Comet

Beautiful Katamari

Platform: Xbox 360

Genre: Third-person Action Puzzle

Publisher: Namco Bandai Games

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Dance Dance Revolution Universe 2

Platform: Xbox 360

Genre: Music, Exercise

Publisher: Konami

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Boulder Dash: Rocks!

Platform: Nintendo DS iOS BlackBerry Java Platform

Genre: Action game

Publisher: 10tacle Studios QV Software Electronic Arts

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Brian Lara 2007 Pressure Play

Platform: PlayStation Portable

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Codemasters

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