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Friday 29 February 2008

It was Friday, under the sign of Pisces. 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. The Bank Job, directed by Roger Donaldson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2008 while Geography Of Bliss by Eric Weiner was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Nadaniyaan. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Aether or Aquanaut's Holiday: Hidden Memories.
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Starring: Yasir Nawaz, Nida Yasir, Danish Nawaz, Mirza Shahi

Country: Pakistan

Al Ijtiyah

Starring: Saba Mubarak, Eyad Nassar, Abbas al Nouri, Munther Reyahneh

Country: Jordan

Talking Metal

Written by: John Ostrosky, Mark Strigl

Starring: Mike Chlasciak, Bud Friendly, John Ostrosky, Mark Strigl

Country: United States

Escape to Chimp Eden

Starring: Eugene Cussons

Country: United States

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Dorm Life

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

Country: United States

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


Directed by: Robert Luketic

Starring: Jim Sturgess, Kate Bosworth, Kevin Spacey

Country: United States

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The Bank Job

Directed by: Roger Donaldson

Starring: Jason Statham, Saffron Burrows, Stephen Campbell Moore

Country: United States

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Never Back Down

Directed by: Jeff Wadlow

Starring: Sean Faris, Djimon Hounsou, Amber Heard

Country: United States

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Directed by: Doug Liman

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

Country: United States

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Directed by: Robert Reinert

Starring: Eduard von Winterstein, Lia Borr, Erna Morena

Country: United States

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Historical Events

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Famous Deaths:
  • American TV show The Young and the Restless has now been the number one rated daytime drama for 1000 consecutive weeks in the US, since December 1988.
  • Northrop Grumman and EADS win a US$35 billion U.S. Air Force contract to build a new refueling plane, the KC-45, shutting out Boeing. (Reuters)
  • A White House official resigns after admitting to plagiarism in columns published by the Fort Wayne, Indiana ''News-Sentinel''. (AP via Google News)
  • The U.S. Department of Agriculture stands down two employees as part of its investigation of the biggest meat recall in United States history. (''The Wall Street Journal'')
  • The British Ministry of Defence announces that Prince Harry will have to return home from his deployment in Afghanistan as recent publicity made it too dangerous for him to stay there. (AP via ''The International Herald Tribune'')

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Sport Games on 29 February 2008

Jupiler League
Football (Belgium)
  • Club Brugge - Charleroi : 0 - 2
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Bundesliga 1
Football (Germany)
  • Hertha - Duisburg : 2 - 0
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Bundesliga 2
Football (Germany)
  • Greuther Furth - FC Koln : 2 - 2
  • M'gladbach - Erzgebirge Aue : 2 - 0
  • Wehen - Augsburg : 2 - 1
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Division 2
Football (France)
  • Ajaccio - Reims : 0 - 0
  • Boulogne - Amiens : 2 - 1
  • Dijon - Clermont : 3 - 1
  • Grenoble - Bastia : 1 - 0
See all Football game results of 29 February 2008

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  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.980
  • Time: Photo of a teacher sitting at a classroom desk. Photograph for TIME by Matthias Clamer - Stockland M
  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.979


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

Geography Of Bliss

By: Eric Weiner

Part foreign affairs discourse, part humor, and part twisted self-help guide, The Geography of Bliss takes the reader from America to Iceland to India in search of happiness, or, in the

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The Ghost War

By: Alex Berenson

CIA operative John Wells is in a running battle with an enemy that may have already won the war.

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Duma Key: A Novel

By: Stephen King

Don’t miss the thrilling novel from undisputed King of Horror and #1 New York Times bestselling author Stephen King about what happens when the barrier between our world and that of the supernatural is breached...No

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The Secret

By: Rhonda Byrne

The tenth-anniversary edition of the book that changed lives in profound ways, now with a new foreword and afterword.In 2006, a groundbreaking feature-length film revealed the great mystery of the universe—The Secret—and, later that year, Rhonda Byrne followed with a ...

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

12Riven: The Psi-Climinal of Integral

Platform: PlayStation 2 Microsoft Windows PlayStation Portable Android iOS

Genre: Visual novel

Publisher: Cyberfront

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Platform: Browser

Genre: Adventure, puzzle

Publisher: Armor Games

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Candace Kane's Candy Factory

Platform: Nintendo DS, Wii, Microsoft Windows

Genre: Action, Puzzle

Publisher: Destineer

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California Games

Platform: Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Apple II, Apple IIGS, Atari 2600, Atari Lynx, Atari ST, Commodore 64, MS-DOS, MSX, NES, Sega Mega Drive/Genesis, Sega Master System, ZX Spectrum, Virtual Console

Genre: Sports game

Publisher: Epyx

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Aquanaut's Holiday: Hidden Memories

Aquanaut's Holiday: Hidden Memories

Platform: PlayStation 3

Genre: Submarine adventure

Publisher: Sony Computer Entertainment

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