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Dateline: Week Of September 15, 2002 In News, Pop, Celebrity, Entertainment,  Music, Tech & Fascinating Facts 



In The News -

Five alleged Al Qaeda soldiers appear in a federal courthouse in Buffalo where a judge entered a not guilty plea for each on charges of conspiring to provide material support and resources to a terrorist organization. 

A House-Senate panel report says the nation’s intelligence agencies failed to heed warnings as far back as the mid-1990’s – that Al Qaeda wanted to focus more on targets in the United States using  weapons and aircraft. 

president bush congress sweeping powers against iraq timeline sept 15 2002 mrpopculture Tough stuff - President Bush asks Congress to authorize sweeping powers – including the use of force to disarm Iraq and possibly oust the government in Baghdad. He also warned the United Nations that Washington would act if the world body fails to ensure that Iraq surrenders any weapons of mass destruction. 

Iraqi Deputy Prime Minister Tarik Aziz said that Baghdad would let U.N. weapons inspectors return only under a comprehensive deal that would prevent a U.S. attack and lift crippling 12-year-old sanctions. 

The FBI is questioning Ramzi Binalshibh – the man believed the lead coordinator of the Sept. 11 attacks – in Pakistan. 

A sixth man from the Buffalo area – Mukhtar Al-Bakri is charged with supporting terrorism after admitting traveling to Afghanistan and learning how to use assault weapons at an Al Qaeda training camp. 

President Bush describes a foreign policy vision – which emphasizes a need for preemptive attacks on terrorists and regimes whose weapons of mass destruction pose a threat to the U.S. 

 Donald Rumsfeld – testifying before the House Armed Services Committee – told lawmakers that Iraq poses a great threat to global stability and that the U.N. has ample evidence to take forceful action against the regime of Saddam Hussein.  

Israel – Another Palestinian suicide bomber strikes – this time on a passenger bus in Tel Aviv – killing five. 

Albert Gore III (19) gets ticketed for allegedly driving under the influence near a military base in Virginia. 

janet reno concedes gov election defeat florida timeline sept 15 2002 mrpopcultureGoodbye Janet – Janet Reno concedes defeat in the Democratic gubernatorial primary in Florida and now has no political plans. 


Fascinating Facts – September 15, 2002 

A Sudanese pilot is taken into custody here in the U.S. for suspicious behavior. 

A commission of doctors and scientists wants to remind those who take aspirin and ibuprofen – that they can cause internal bleeding and kidney damage. Some consumers take more than is recommended. 

Nationwide - Jack-in-the-Box says it wants to add 300 restaurants a year. It’s  now operating in 17 states – but wants to expand nationwide. 


Some best-selling books – September 15, 2002

The Nanny Diaries – Emma McLaughlin and Nicola Kraus

The Lovely Bones – Alice Sebold

Red Rabbit – Tom Clancy

The Grave Maurice – Martha Grimes

A Mind at a Time – Mel Levine

The Perrocine Prescription – Nicholas Perrocine

The Sexual Life of Catherine M – Catherine Millet

sean hannity bestselling book ring sept 15 2002 trivia timeline mrpopcultureLet Freedom Ring – Sean Hannity


Sports News – September 15, 2002 

Boxing in Las Vegas – Oscar de la Hoya retains his World Boxing Council 154-pound championship after beating Fernando Vargas. 


Technology News – September 15, 2002

No Microsoft please - Sun Microsystems announces that it intends to sell a line of desktop machines running Linux and other open-source programs.


Music News – September 15, 2002

MTV says it will not air a video called “Gotta Give the Peeps What They Want” by Public Enemy until they edit out a line advocating the release of convicted cop killer Mumia Abu-Ja-Mal – a death row inmate.


Top Music Albums – September 15, 2002

The Eminem Show

Home – Dixie Chicks

The Rising – Bruce Springsteen

Let Go – Avril Lavigne

Eve-olution – Eve

October Road – James Taylor

Now 10

Lord Willin’ – Clipse

Undaground Legend – Lil’ Flip

Come Away With Me – Norah Jones

Diamond Princess – Trina

Unleashed – Toby Keith

Reanimation – Linkin Park


pink music billboard chart sept 15 2002 trivia timeline mrpopcultureMissundaztood – Pink

Songs for the Deaf – Queens of the Stone Age

Busted Stuff – Dave Matthews band

XXX soundtrack

The Fix – Scarface

Room for Squares – John Mayer

By the Way – Red Hot Chili Peppers

Thug Holiday – Trick Daddy

My Town – Montgomery Gentry

Into Your Head – BBMak

C’mon C’mon – Sheryl Crow

Something Worth Leaving Behind – Lee Ann Womack



Top Modern Rock Songs – September 15, 2002

Aerials – System of a Down

By the Way – Red Hot Chili Peppers

Sweetness – Jimmy Eat World

hoobastank music billboard chart sept 15 2002 trivia timeline mrpopcultureRunning Away – Hoobastank

Downfall – TRUSTcompany

My Friends Over You – New Found Glory


Top Pop Hits – September 15, 2002

Complicated – Avril Lavigne

Dilemma – Nelly fea. Kelly Rowland

Hot In Herre – Nelly

Gangsta Lovin’ – Eva fea. Alicia Keys

I need A Girl (Part Two) – P. Diddy & Ginuwine fea. Leon, Mario Winans & Tammy Ruggeri

Cleanin’ Out My Closet – Eminem

Happy – Ashanti

Just a Friend 2002 – Mario

Nothin’ – N.O.R.E.

Just Like a Pill – Pink

creed music billboard chart sept 15 2002 trivia timeline mrpopcultureOne Last Breath – Creed

Down 4 U – Irv Gotti Presents The Inc. fea. Ja Rule, Ashanti, Charli Baltimore & Vita

No Such Thing – John Mayer

Move B***H – Ludacris fea. Mystikal & Infamous 2.0

Heaven – DJ Sammy & Yanou fea. Do

Gotta Get Thru This – Daniel Bedingfield

A Thousand Miles – Vanessa Carlton

The Middle – Jimmy Eat World

Hero – Chad Kroeger fea. Josey Scott

I’m Gonna Be Alright – Jennifer Lopez fea. Nas

If I Could Go! – Angie Martinez fea. Lil’ Mo & Sacario

Long Time Gone – Dixie Chicks

Hey Ma – Cam’ron fea. Juelz Santana, Freekey Zekey & Toys


Top Country Hits/Music – September 15, 2002

I Miss My Friend – Darryl Worley

UnBroken – Tim McGraw

tracy byrd music billboard country chart sept 15 2002 trivia timeline mrpopcultureTen Rounds with Jose Cuervo – Tracy Byrd

The Good Stuff – Kenny Chesney

Beautiful Mess – Diamond Rio

 The Impossible – Joe Nichols

I Keep Looking – Sara Evans

Long Time Gone – Dixie Chicks

Somebody Like You – Keith Urban

Work in Progress – Alan Jackson

She was – Mark Chesnutt


Top DVD Sales/Rentals – September 15, 2002

Pulp Fiction collector’s edition

National Lampoon’s Van Wilder

We Were Soldiers

Peter Pan: Return to Neverland

Lord of the Rings: Fellowship of the Ring



Entertainment News – September 15, 2002

rosie odonnell quits her magazine trivia timeline sept 15 2002 mrpopcultureRosie O’Donnell quits “Rosie” magazine – her namesake because of her diminished editorial control by executives – who she says, are smearing her reputation. 

Radio - NPR names Melissa Block as new co-host to “All Things Considered.”


Television News – September 15, 2002

 Passing – Actor James Gregory (90). 

On “Saturday Night Live” – Derek Jeter with musical guest Shakira. 

Jane Clayson is leaving CBS’ “The Early Show” and she’ll go back to reporting. 

Nickelodeon’s “All That” – a sort of “Saturday Night Live” begins its eighth season and in the cast – 11-year-old Jamie Spears – sister of Britney. She’s one of eight in the cast – and the youngest member.   

Sunday night on VH1 – “American Bandstand’s 50th… a Celebration.” 

Wednesday night on Fox – “Cedric the Entertainer Presents.”


Top Movies – September 15, 2002


My Big Fat Greek Wedding

One Hour Photo


Stealing Harvard


City by the Sea


Spy Kids 2

Austin Powers in Goldmember

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