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Friday 31 August 2007

It was Friday, under the sign of Virgo. 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. Juno, directed by Jason Reitman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2007 while Here If You Need Me by Kate Braestrup was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Lud, zbunjen, normalan. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Chase H.Q. 2 or Calling All Cars!.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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TV Series

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

Stories from the Vaults

Starring: Tom Cavanagh

Country: United States

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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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Movies

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

Into the Wild

Directed by: Sean Penn

Starring: Emile Hirsch, Vince Vaughn, Catherine Keener

Country: United States

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Juno

Directed by: Jason Reitman

Starring: Ellen Page, Michael Cera, Jennifer Garner

Country: United States

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3:10 to Yuma

Directed by: James Mangold

Starring: Russell Crowe, Christian Bale, Ben Foster

Country: United States

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Superbad

Directed by: Greg Mottola

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

Country: United States

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Stardust

Directed by: Matthew Vaughn

Starring: Charlie Cox, Claire Danes, Sienna Miller

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 31 August 2007 ?

Holidays:
  • Trinidad and Tobago - Independence Day (from Great Britain, 1962)
  • Kyrgyzstan - Independence Day (from USSR, 1991)
  • Malaysia - Hari Merdeka, a National Day (independence within the Commonwealth, 1957)
  • Moldova: Day of Our Language (Limba Noastra)
  • Calendar of Saints - Saint Aidan of Lindisfarne, San Abbondio, Saint Raymond Nonnatus
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Facts:
  • The British Royal Family, including Prince Charles, Prince Harry and Prince William, and Her Majesty the Queen Elizabeth, along with Prime Minister Gordon Brown and former Prime Minister Tony Blair, and hundreds more, gather for a memorial service for Diana, Princess of Wales, ten years after her death, at Guard's Chapel in London. (BBC)
  • The President of French Polynesia Gaston Tong Sang loses a vote of no-confidence and is forced to resign. (AFP via News Limited)
  • A fuel spill pollutes Puerto Rico's southwest coast from the town of Guanica to Guayanilla Bay. (AP via Fox News)
  • Democratic Republic of the Congo
  • The World Health Organization reports an outbreak of an unknown disease with a high mortality rate in the province of Kasai Occidental A form of hemorrhagic fever is suspected to be the cause of the outbreak. (World Health Organization)

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Sport Games on 31 August 2007

Jupiler League
Football (Belgium)
  • Charleroi - Bergen : 3 - 1
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Bundesliga 1
Football (Germany)
  • Schalke 04 - Leverkusen : 1 - 1
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Bundesliga 2
Football (Germany)
  • Koblenz - Kaiserslautern : 2 - 2
  • Munich 1860 - FC Koln : 1 - 1
  • Offenbach - Augsburg : 1 - 0
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Division 2
Football (France)
  • Amiens - Niort : 0 - 2
  • Angers - Guingamp : 2 - 1
  • Brest - Libourne : 1 - 0
  • Chateauroux - Troyes : 1 - 3
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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in August 2007?

  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.951
  • Time: Photo of baby Einstein with little fake mustache in a little tux
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.10820

Books

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

Here If You Need Me

By: Kate Braestrup

HERE IF YOU NEED ME is the story Kate Braestrup's remarkable journey from grief to faith to happiness - as she holds her family together in the wake of her husband's

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A Long Way Gone

By: Ishmael Beah

This is how wars are fought now: by children, hopped-up on drugs and wielding AK-47s. Children have become soldiers of choice. In the more than fifty conflicts going on worldwide, it is estimated that there are some 300,000 child soldiers.

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Eclipse

By: Stephenie Meyer

Readers captivated by Twilight and New Moon will eagerly devour the paperback edition Eclipse, the third book in Stephenie Meyer's riveting vampire love saga. As Seattle is ravaged by a string of mysterious killings and a malicious vampire continues her ...

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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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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Arctic Tale

Platform: Wii Nintendo DS Game Boy Advance

Genre: Adventure

Publisher: UK Zoo Digital Publishing; NA DSI Games

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Barbie as the Island Princess

Platform: PlayStation 2, PC, Nintendo GameCube, Wii, Nintendo DS, Game Boy Advance

Genre: Platform

Publisher: Activision Vivendi Games Sierra Entertainment

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Betty Boop's Double Shift

Platform: Nintendo DS

Genre: Puzzle

Publisher: NA DSI Games; EU Zoo Digital Publishing

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Chase H.Q. 2

Chase H.Q. 2

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Taito Corporation

Calling All Cars!

Platform: PlayStation 3

Genre: Car combat

Publisher: Sony Computer Entertainment

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