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Saturday 17 December 2005

2005-12-17

It was Saturday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). In that special week of December people in US were listening to Run It! by Chris Brown. In UK Hung Up by Madonna was in the top 5 hits. Munich, directed by Steven Spielberg, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2005 while Red Lily by Nora Roberts was one of the best selling books.
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Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Movies

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

Munich

Directed by: Steven Spielberg

Starring: Eric Bana, Daniel Craig, Marie-Jose Croze

Country: United States

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Cheaper by the Dozen 2

Directed by: Adam Shankman

Starring: Steve Martin, Bonnie Hunt, Hilary Duff

Country: United States

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V for Vendetta

Directed by: James McTeigue

Starring: Hugo Weaving, Natalie Portman, Rupert Graves

Country: United States

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The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe

Directed by: Andrew Adamson

Starring: Tilda Swinton, Georgie Henley, William Moseley

Country: United States

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King Kong

Directed by: Peter Jackson

Starring: Naomi Watts, Jack Black, Adrien Brody

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

The Tourettes Guy

Starring: Tony Six, Sal Lizard

Country: United States

Ask a Ninja

Starring: Douglas Sarine, Doug Bresler

Country: United States

The Colbert Report

Starring: Stephen Colbert

Country: United States

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Sailor

Country: United Kingdom

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Supernatural

Written by: Eric Kripke

Starring: Jared Padalecki, Jensen Ackles

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 17 December 2005 ?

Famous Birthdays:
See famous people born on 17 December
Famous Deaths:
  • Marc Favreau: French-Canadian humourist (Born 1929).
  • Jack Anderson: American newspaper political reporter since 1947 with hard-hitting exposes of scandal and corruption in high places.
Facts:
  • Anti-WTO protesters riot in Wan Chai, Hong Kong
  • Jigme Singye Wangchuck abdicate the throne as King of Bhutan.

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CD and DVD Birthday Cards

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in December 2005?

  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.854
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Spielberg's Secret Masterpiece -- Dec. 12, 2005
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.10198

Books

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

Red Lily

By: Nora Roberts

Three women learn that the heart of their historic home holds a mystery of years gone by, as #1 New York Times bestselling author Nora Roberts brings her In the Garden trilogy to a captivating conclusion.A

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The Broker

By: John Grisham

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERIn his final hours in office, the outgoing President grants a controversial last-minute pardon to Joel Backman, a notorious Washington power broker who has spent the last six years hidden away in a federal prison.

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A Million Little Pieces

By: James Fre

Memoir: At 23, Frey spent six weeks in rehab; Oprah's Book Club, announced Sept. 2005; new editions will have an author's note saying Frey ?€œembellished many details?€?. (P, Anchor)

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The Chronicles of Narnia

By: C.S. Lewis

Experience all seven tales of C. S. Lewis's classic fantasy series, The Chronicles of Narnia, in one impressive paperback volume!Epic battles between good and evil, fantastic creatures, betrayals, heroic deeds, and friendships won and lost all come together in this ...

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

The Adventures of El Ballo

The Adventures of El Ballo

Platform: Mac OS, Mac OS X

Genre: Platform/Action

Publisher: Ambrosia Software

Bubble Bobble Revolution

Platform: Nintendo DS

Genre: platformer

Publisher: JP Taito; EU Rising Star Games, Atari; NA Codemasters

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Doom RPG

Doom RPG

Platform: Mobile phone

Genre: First-person shooter, role-playing video game

Publisher: JAMDAT Mobile (now EA Mobile)

Drakengard 2

Platform: PlayStation 2

Genre: Action role-playing game

Publisher: JP Square Enix; WW Ubisoft

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Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War – Winter Assault

Platform: PC

Genre: Real-time strategy

Publisher: THQ (former) Sega (current)

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