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Sunday 29 June 2008

It was Sunday, under the sign of Cancer (see planets position on June 29, 2008). The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Susan Beatie . In that special week of June people in US were listening to Viva La Vida by Coldplay. Outlander, directed by Howard McCain, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2008 while Chasing Harry Winston by Lauren Weisberger was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Under One Roof. If you liked videogames you were probably playing 101-in-1 Explosive Megamix or Azada: Ancient Magic.
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?


Directed by: Howard McCain

Starring: Jim Caviezel, Sophia Myles, Ron Perlman, Jack Huston

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Journey to the Center of the Earth

Directed by: Eric Brevig

Starring: Brendan Fraser, Josh Hutcherson, Anita Briem, Seth Meyers

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Directed by: T. Sean Shannon

Starring: Spencer Breslin, Cuba Gooding Jr., Nikki Blonsky, Ally Sheedy

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Meet Dave

Directed by: Brian Robbins

Starring: Eddie Murphy, Elizabeth Banks, Gabrielle Union, Scott Caan

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Directed by: Alan Pao

Starring: Susan Ward, Corey Large, Master P, Marcus Shultz

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TV Series

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

Under One Roof

Directed by: Todd Wilson

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Psychic Kids: Children of the Paranormal

Directed by: various

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Drive Thru New Zealand

Directed by: Greg Browning

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 29 June 2008 ?

  • The Netherlands - Veterans Day.
  • Feast of Saints Peter and Paul (also a local holiday in Rome, of which they are patron saints)
  • Seychelles - Independence Day.
Famous Birthdays:
  • Susan Beatie: American newsmaker, the first child born to "the pregnant man" female-to-male transexual Thomas Beatie and his wife.
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Famous Deaths:
  • The Israeli cabinet votes in favour of a prisoner swap with Hezbollah. (AP via ''Forbes'')
  • A ship arrives in North Korea carrying food aid from the United States as part of a deal between North Korea, the US and the United Nations. (CNN)
  • Katie Hoff and Michael Phelps set world records for the 400-meter individual medley at the United States Olympics swimming trials in Omaha, Nebraska. (AP via Google News)
  • China will commence a new range of talks with representatives of the Dalai Lama in early July. (AFP via Google News)
  • Voters in Mongolia go to the polls for the Mongolian legislative election, 2008. (BBC News)

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Music Charts

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

Top #10 R&B songs
  1. Heaven Sent - Keyshia Cole
  2. Bust It Baby Part 2 - Plies Featuring Ne-Yo
  3. Lollipop - Lil Wayne Featuring Static Major
  4. I Luv Your Girl - The-Dream
  5. Take You Down - Chris Brown
  6. Alicia Keys - Teenage Love Affair
  7. Lil Wayne - A Milli
  8. Love In This Club Part II - Usher Featuring Beyonce & Lil Wayne
  9. Last Time - Trey Songz
  10. Love In This Club - Usher Featuring Young Jeezy
Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Flex - Te Quiero
  2. Donde Estan Corazon - Enrique Iglesias
  3. Si No Te Hubieras Ido - Mana
  4. Hasta El Dia De Hoy - Dareyes de La Sierra
  5. Amantes Escondidos - German Montero
  6. Ahora Es - Wisin & Yandel
  7. Cada Que... - Belanova
  8. Gotas De Agua Dulce - Juanes
  9. Pegadito - Tommy Torres
  10. A Punto De Llorar - Los Rieleros del Norte


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

Chasing Harry Winston

By: Lauren Weisberger

Meet Emmy, Leigh, and Adriana. Best friends since college, each has seen her share of career foils and romantic foibles over the past decade.

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The Post-American World

By: Fareed Zakaria

“Zakaria . . . may have more intellectual range and insights than any other public thinker in the West.” ―Boston Sunday Globe In this international bestseller, Fareed Zakaria describes "the rise

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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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By: James Patterson, Howard Roughan

THE SIZZLING #1 BESTSELLER #1 New York Times #1 Chicago Tribune#1 Washington Post #1 Wall Street Journal#1 USA Today #1 NewsdayAmerica's #1 bestselling thriller writer, James Patterson presents his most suspenseful, explosive tale ever.

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

101-in-1 Explosive Megamix

Platform: Nintendo DS, WiiWare

Genre: Varied

Publisher: Nordcurrent (EU) Atlus (US)

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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

Azada: Ancient Magic

Platform: Windows, Mac OS X

Genre: Adventure, Puzzle

Publisher: Big Fish Games

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Animal Boxing

Platform: Nintendo DS, DSiWare

Genre: Sports game

Publisher: Destineer

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Burning Wheels

Burning Wheels

Platform: Microsoft Windows, Xbox 360

Publisher: RTL Interactive

Home videos

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


Studio: DVD and Blu-ray

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Resurrecting the Champ

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The Tracey Fragments

Studio: DVD

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Definitely, Maybe

Studio: DVD and Blu-ray

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