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Sunday 8 February 2004

2004-02-08

It was Sunday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). In that special week of February people in US were listening to Hey Ya! by OutKast. In UK With A Little Help From My Friends / Measure Of A Man by Sam & Mark was in the top 5 hits. 50 First Dates, directed by Peter Segal, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2004 while The South Beach Diet by Arthur Agatston was one of the best selling books.
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Movies

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

50 First Dates

Directed by: Peter Segal

Starring: Adam Sandler, Drew Barrymore, Rob Schneider

Country: United States

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The Butterfly Effect

Directed by: Eric Bress

Starring: Ashton Kutcher, Amy Smart, Melora Walters

Country: United States

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Saw

Directed by: James Wan

Starring: Cary Elwes, Leigh Whannell, Danny Glover

Country: United States

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The Machinist

Directed by: Brad Anderson

Starring: Christian Bale, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Aitana Snchez-Gijn

Country: United States

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Napoleon Dynamite

Directed by: Jared Hess

Starring: Jon Heder, Efren Ramirez, Jon Gries

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

Cheap Seats: Without Ron Parker

Starring: Jason Sklar, Randy Sklar

Country: United States

In a Fix

Starring: Evette Rios, James Lunday

Country: United States

Garth Marenghi's Darkplace

Starring: Richard Ayoade, Matt Berry, Matthew Holness, Alice Lowe

Country: United Kingdom

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Jacques Pépin: Fast Food My Way

Starring: Jacques Pepin

Country: United States

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Travel in Style

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 8 February 2004 ?

Holidays:
  • Nirvana Day - an annual Buddhist festival.
  • Saint Jerome Emiliani.
  • Saint Juventius
  • Saint Mengold of Huy
  • Saint Jacoba (d.1239)
Famous Birthdays:
  • Marina LeBlanc: American child of noted father, actor Matt LeBlanc, born at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center.
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Famous Deaths:
  • Julius Schwartz: American comic book and science fiction editor (Born 1915).
Facts:
  • 2004 Democratic presidential primaries: John Kerry wins the Democratic caucus in Maine with 45 percent of the vote. Howard Dean comes in second place with 27 percent, with Dennis Kucinich (16 percent), John Edwards (8 percent), and Wesley Clark (4 percent) trailing.
  • The investigation into nuclear proliferation by the Pakistani scientist Abdul Qadeer Khan expands to include seven nations. Among the countries known to be involved are Malaysia, South Africa, Japan, the United Arab Emirates, Germany and Pakistan. Nuclear technology and parts were supplied to Libya, Iran, North Korea.
  • The London Iraqi exiles admits that information supplied as a key piece of intelligence might have been false (but provided in good faith). The CX report information was one of the items of intelligence on Saddam Hussein's possible use of WMD.
  • In a BBC interview, Dr. Hans Blix accuses the U.S. and British governments of dramatising the threat of weapons of mass destruction in Iraq in order to strengthen the case for the 2003 invasion.
  • Seven Chinese Uyghur Muslim acrobats defect while touring in Canada, saying that they faced persecution in China.

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in February 2004?

  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.749750
  • Time: 'Why Your Drugs Cost So Much' High cost of medicines in America.
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.9972

Books

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

The South Beach Diet

By: Arthur Agatston

The bestselling phenomenon continues with the newest South Beach Diet cookbook.The amazing success of the first three South Beach Diet books has made publishing history with 14 million copies combined - and is still going strong.

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The Da Vinci Code

By: Dan Brown

PREMIUM MASS MARKET EDITION #1 Worldwide Bestseller—More Than 80 Million Copies Sold As millions of readers around the globe have already discovered, The Da Vinci Code is a reading experience unlike any other.

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The South Beach Diet Good Fats Good Carbs Guide

By: Arthur Agatston

Based on the nation's #1 bestsellerPublished in January 2004, The South Beach Diet Good Fats/Good Carbs Guide has sold more than three million copies and has continuously topped national bestseller lists.

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The Ultimate Weight Solution Food Guide

By: Phillip C. McGraw

#1 New York Times bestselling author Dr. Phil McGraw opened doors for everyone who has struggled with losing weight and keeping it off with his roundbreaking plan, The Ultimate Weight Solution.

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Baldur's Gate: Dark Alliance II

Platform: PlayStation 2, Xbox

Genre: Action role-playing, hack and slash

Publisher: Interplay Entertainment

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Crash Twinsanity

Platform: PlayStation 2; Xbox

Genre: Platform

Publisher: NA/EU Vivendi Universal Games; AUS Sierra Entertainment

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Evil Genius

Platform: Microsoft Windows Cloud (OnLive)

Genre: God game, Real-time strategy, Dungeon management game

Publisher: Sierra Entertainment (2004-2006) Rebellion Developments (2006-present)

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Star Wars Knights of the Old Republic II: The Sith Lords

Platform: Xbox, Windows, OS X, Linux

Genre: Role-playing

Publisher: LucasArts Aspyr (OS X, Linux)

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Spider-Man 2

Platform: GameCube, Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 2, Xbox, Game Boy Advance, N-Gage, Mac OS X, Nintendo DS, PlayStation Portable

Genre: Action-adventure

Publisher: Activision

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