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Sunday 29 June 2008

It was Sunday, under the sign of Cancer. 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. WALL·E, directed by Andrew Stanton, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2008 while Are You There by Chelsea Handler was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Moon Machines. If you liked videogames you were probably playing 101-in-1 Explosive Megamix or Babysitting Mania.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

WALL·E

Directed by: Andrew Stanton

Starring: Ben Burtt, Elissa Knight, Jeff Garlin

Country: United States

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Get Smart

Directed by: Peter Segal

Starring: Steve Carell, Anne Hathaway, Alan Arkin

Country: United States

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Wanted

Directed by: Timur Bekmambetov

Starring: Angelina Jolie, James McAvoy, Morgan Freeman

Country: United States

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The Happening

Directed by: M. Night Shyamalan

Starring: Mark Wahlberg, Zooey Deschanel, John Leguizamo

Country: United States

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Kung Fu Panda

Directed by: Mark Osborne

Starring: Jack Black, Ian McShane, Angelina Jolie

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

Moon Machines

Starring: Robert Seamans, Wernher von Braun, John F. Kennedy, Frank Borman

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Hey Ash, Whatcha Playin'?

Starring: Ashly Burch, Anthony Burch, David Burch

Country: United States

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Great Performances

Written by: Marion J. Caffey, Daniel Ezralow, Josh Groban

Starring: Julie Andrews, Plácido Domingo, Walter Cronkite, Renée Fleming

Country: United States

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NOFX Backstage Passport

Country: United States

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Comedy Gumbo

Written by: Sean Becker, Payman Benz

Starring: Payman Benz, Sean Becker, Greg Benson

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 29 June 2008 ?

Holidays:
  • 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:
Facts:
  • 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

Books

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

Are You There

By: Chelsea Handler

When Chelsea Handler needs to get a few things off her chest, she appeals to a higher power—vodka. Seems reasonable, when considering that she discovered her boyfriend was having an affair

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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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What Happened

By: Scott McClellan

In this refreshingly clear-eyed book, written with no agenda other than to record his experiences and insights for the benefit of history, McClellan provides a unique perspective on what happened and

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The Broken Window

By: Jeffery Deaver

Quadriplegic detective Lincoln Rhyme is back in a chilling new thriller from the master of suspense, Jeffery Deaver. When Rhyme’s cousin is accused of murder, he and partner Amelia Sachs return

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Videogames

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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Brain Age Express

Brain Age Express

Platform: DSiWare

Genre: Puzzle game

Publisher: Nintendo

Babysitting Mania

Platform: Nintendo DS, Microsoft Windows

Genre: Simulation game

Publisher: iWin, Majesco Entertainment

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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


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