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Friday 17 February 2006

2006-02-17

It was Friday, 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 Check On It by Beyonce. In UK Nasty Girl by The Notorious BIG featuring Diddy, Nelly, Jagged Edge & Avery Storm was in the top 5 hits. Lie with Me, directed by Clment Virgo, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2006 while Cell by Stephen King 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 months ?

Lie with Me

Directed by: Clment Virgo

Starring: Lauren Lee Smith, Eric Balfour, Polly Shannon

Country: United States

Alpha Dog

Directed by: Nick Cassavetes

Starring: Emile Hirsch, Justin Timberlake, Anton Yelchin

Country: United States

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Little Miss Sunshine

Directed by: Jonathan Dayton

Starring: Steve Carell, Toni Collette, Greg Kinnear

Country: United States

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Thank You for Smoking

Directed by: Jason Reitman

Starring: Aaron Eckhart, Cameron Bright, Maria Bello

Country: United States

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People on Sunday

Directed by: Kurt Siodmak

Starring: Erwin Splettster, Brigitte Borchert, Wolfgang von Waltershausen

Country: United States

TV Series

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

High Stakes Poker

Starring: Gabe Kaplan, A.J. Benza, Daniel Negreanu

Country: United States

Real Moms, Real Stories, Real Savvy

Country: United States

Clark and Michael

Starring: Michael Cera, Clark Duke, Eric Wareheim, Chris Candy

Country: United States

Steven's Untitled Rock Show

Starring: Joan Jett

Country: United States

Mr. Nice Guy

Starring: Diedrich Bader, Cara DeLizia, Hari Dhillon, Rebecca Field

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 17 February 2006 ?

Holidays:
  • Saint Evermodus
  • Saint Alexis Falconieri (d. 1310)
  • Saint Seven Founders of the Servites
  • Random Acts of Kindness Day.
  • Ancient Latvia - Tanis Diena observed.
Famous Birthdays:
See famous people born on 17 February
Famous Deaths:
  • Bill Cowsill: Newport, Rhode Island -- Rock guitarist / vocals (Cowsills-We Can Fly).
Facts:
  • A massive mudslide occurs in Southern Leyte, Philippines; the official death toll is set at 1,126.

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in February 2006?

  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.10256
  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.864
  • Time: Our superiority was once the envy of the world. But we are slacking off just as other countries are

Books

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

Cell

By: Stephen King

The next call you take could be your last in this terrifying #1 New York Times bestseller by Stephen King—now a major motion picture starring Samuel L.

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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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Memory In Death

By: J. D. Robb

After clashing with clones and killers in last year's Origin in Death, New York City police lieutenant Eve Dallas ("Her eyes were the color of good, aged whiskey and were long like the rest of her.

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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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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

A Kiss for the Petals

A Kiss for the Petals

Platform: Microsoft Windows, Linux, Mac OS, Android, iOS, Nintendo DS, PlayStation Portable

Genre: Eroge, yuri, visual novel

Publisher: MangaGamer; St. Michael Girls' School; Yurin Yurin

beatmania

Platform: PlayStation 2

Genre: Music game

Publisher: Konami

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Bone: The Great Cow Race

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Adventure

Publisher: Telltale Games

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Bullet Witch

Platform: Xbox 360

Genre: Third-person shooter Action

Publisher: JP AQ Interactive; NA Atari; EU Atari; AUS Codemasters

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Artwork of the game released only in North America.

Artwork of the game released only in North America.

Platform: Microsoft Windows Online Game

Genre: Racing

Publisher: ValuSoft


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