2007 10th anniversary
Today in Writer’s Club I implore you to think about the state of the world in the year 2007, and the state of yourself in 2007. Some of you were age 7, entering schooling for the first time. For others, memories of the year are non-existent as you existed as toddlers. Technological revolutions occurred, Jerry Seinfeld starred in hit film The Bee Movie and the literary world of Harry Potter came to an end with the release of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows.
Highest grossing movie of 2007: Pirates of the Carribean 3: At World’s End
Billboard #1 song of 2007: Beyoncé – Irreplacable:
Oxford Dictionary word of the year 2007: Locavore – a person whose diet consists only or principally of locally grown or produced food.
Top photo of 2007 (attached): California Burning by K.C Alfred
Apple iPhone was released
Time Magazine top quote of 2007: “I really am not the kind of guy that sits here and says, ‘Oh gosh, I’m worried about my legacy.'” – George W. Bush
Forbes #1 most influential celebrity: Oprah Winfrey
*note: A picture of your 2007 self would be appreciated, I’m trying to source one of me and perhaps other members and will update you tomorrow.