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Saturday 31 May 2008

It was Saturday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). In that special week of May people in US were listening to Lollipop by Lil Wayne. Kung Fu Panda, directed by Mark Osborne, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2008 while Ladies Of Liberty by Cokie Roberts was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching The Jace Hall Show. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Dragon Ball: Origins or Aces of the Galaxy.
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

Kung Fu Panda

Directed by: Mark Osborne

Starring: Jack Black, Ian McShane, Angelina Jolie

Country: United States

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Young People Fucking

Directed by: Martin Gero

Starring: Aaron Abrams, Carly Pope, Kristin Booth

Country: United States

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Sex and the City

Directed by: Michael Patrick King

Starring: Sarah Jessica Parker, Kim Cattrall, Cynthia Nixon

Country: United States

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Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull

Directed by: Steven Spielberg

Starring: Harrison Ford, Cate Blanchett, Shia LaBeouf

Country: United States

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What Happens in Vegas

Directed by: Tom Vaughan

Starring: Cameron Diaz, Ashton Kutcher, Rob Corddry

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

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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Blue World

Starring: Jonathan Bird, Art Cohen

Country: United States

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NOFX Backstage Passport

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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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 31 May 2008 ?

  • World No Tobacco Day.
  • Syaday (Discordianism) (5th day of the season of Confusion, honors Apostle Sri Syadasti).
  • Saint Gislemerio
  • Saint Mechtilde of Diessen
  • Saint Petronella.
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  • NASA's Discovery space shuttle blasts off from the Kennedy Space Center in Florida on a 14-day mission to the International Space Station, delivering a cylinder for Japan's Kibo science lab, and also a new pump to repair the station's toilet.
  • In rugby union, the Crusaders defeat the New South Wales Waratahs in the 2008 Super 14 Final. (''New Zealand Herald'')
  • China:
  • Authorities in the People's Republic of China are preparing to evacuate more than a million people from Sichuan Province as they prepare to drain Tangjiashan Lake created by the 2008 Sichuan earthquake. (ABC News Australia)
  • STS-124 is launched with a crew of seven and the main module of the Japanese laboratory Kibō. (AP via CNN)

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Sport Games on 31 May 2008

La Liga Segunda Division
Football (Spain)
  • Celta - Tenerife : 2 - 2
  • Elche - Las Palmas : 1 - 4
  • Ferrol - Alaves : 1 - 1
  • Gimnastic - Granada 74 : 3 - 2
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What news were making the headlines those days in May 2008?

  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.994
  • Time: How the next President can make America grow again
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.10955


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

Ladies Of Liberty

By: Cokie Roberts

In this eye-opening companion volume to her acclaimed history Founding Mothers, number-one New York Times bestselling author and renowned political commentator Cokie Roberts brings to life the extraordinary accomplishments of women

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The Downhill Lie

By: Carl Hiaasen

Bestselling author Carl Hiaasen wisely quit golfing in 1973. But some ambitions refuse to die, and as the years passed and the memories of slices and hooks faded, it dawned on

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Phantom Prey

By: John Sandford

Abridged CDs • 5 CDs, 6 hours Lucas Davenport has had disturbing cases before—but never one quite like this, in the shocking new Prey novel from the #1 New York Times–bestselling

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The Whole Truth

By: David Baldacci

"Dick, I need a war." Nicolas Creel is a man on a mission. He heads up the world's largest defense contractor, The Ares Corporation. Dick Pender is the man Creel retains to "perception manage" his company to even more riches ...

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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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Colour Cross

Platform: Nintendo DS

Genre: Puzzle

Publisher: NA Zoo Digital; EU Rising Star Games

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Dragon Ball: Origins

Platform: Nintendo DS

Genre: Action-adventure

Publisher: JP / EU / KO Bandai; NA / AUS Atari

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Aces of the Galaxy

Platform: Xbox 360 (XBLA), PC

Genre: Rail shooter

Publisher: Sierra Entertainment

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Coded Soul: Uketsugareshi Idea

Coded Soul: Uketsugareshi Idea

Platform: PlayStation Portable

Genre: Action role-playing

Publisher: SCEI

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