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Saturday 17 September 2005

2005-09-17

It was Saturday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). In that special week of September people in US were listening to Gold Digger by Kanye West. In UK Don't Cha by The Pussycat Dolls featuring Busta Rhymes was in the top 5 hits. A History of Violence, directed by David Cronenberg, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2005 while Eldest by Christopher Paolini was one of the best selling books.
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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released this week ?

A History of Violence

Directed by: David Cronenberg

Starring: Viggo Mortensen, Maria Bello, Ed Harris

Country: United States

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Serenity

Directed by: Joss Whedon

Starring: Nathan Fillion, Gina Torres, Chiwetel Ejiofor

Country: United States

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Corpse Bride

Directed by: Tim Burton

Starring: Johnny Depp, Helena Bonham Carter, Emily Watson

Country: United States

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Lord of War

Directed by: Andrew Niccol

Starring: Nicolas Cage, Ethan Hawke, Jared Leto

Country: United States

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Phantom

Directed by: F.W. Murnau

Starring: Alfred Abel, Frida Richard, Aud Egede Nissen

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

Supernatural

Written by: Eric Kripke

Starring: Jared Padalecki, Jensen Ackles

Country: United States

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Tales from the Green Valley

Starring: Peter Ginn, Ruth Goodman, Alex Langlands, John Letts

Country: United Kingdom

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It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia

Written by: Rob McElhenney, Glenn Howerton

Starring: Charlie Day, Glenn Howerton, Rob McElhenney, Kaitlin Olson

Country: United States

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How London Was Built

Starring: Adam Hart-Davis

Country: United Kingdom

Wisecrack

Written by: Mike Player, Mike Player

Starring: Margaret Cho

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 17 September 2005 ?

Holidays:
  • RC Saints - Feasts of Saint Lambert (martyr), Hildegard of Bingen
  • United States - Constitution Day (observed on the previous Friday if it falls in a weekend), Citizenship Day, Von Steuben Day
  • Netherlands - Operation Market Garden is still remembered with parachuting and dedications on this day.
  • Also see September 17 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • The fourth day of the Eleusinian Mysteries in ancient Greek mythology, when the initiates sacrificed a pig.
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
Facts:
  • Addressing the U.N. General Assembly, Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad rejects an offer from the European Union to halt its nuclear program: ampquotThe most far reaching step outside the requirements of the NPT … in keeping with Iran's inalienable right to have access to a nuclear fuel cycle.ampquot
  • At least 30 people die following an explosion at a market in the Iraqi capital of Baghdad. (BBC)
  • Tayseer Allouni, a reporter with Al Jazeera, is arrested by Spanish police for the second time. (BBC)
  • Ariel Sharon, the Prime Minister of Israel, threatens to ampquotmake every effort not to helpampquot the upcoming Palestinian elections if Hamas takes part. (Reuters)

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Books

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

Eldest

By: Christopher Paolini

Perfect for fans of Lord of the Rings, the New York Times bestselling Inheritance Cycle about the dragon rider Eragon has sold over 35 million copies and is an international fantasy sensation.Darkness

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Night Tales: Night Shield and Night Moves

By: Nora Roberts

Two reader-favorite stories that show us how love can shine a light through the darkness Night Shield Jonah Blackhawk knows trouble when he sees it, and Ally Fletcher definitely falls into that category.

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Point Blank

By: Catherine Coulter

FBI Agents Lacey Sherlock and Dillon Savich face the most explosive case of their careers, pitting them against an unstable villain-with a very long memory.

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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 ?

Battlefield 2

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: First-person shooter

Publisher: Electronic Arts

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Dragon Quest Heroes: Rocket Slime

Platform: Nintendo DS

Genre: Action-adventure

Publisher: Square Enix

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Nintendogs

Platform: Nintendo DS

Genre: Pet-raising simulation

Publisher: Nintendo

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Super Mario Strikers

Platform: Nintendo GameCube

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Nintendo

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Nicktoons Unite!

Platform: Nintendo GameCube PlayStation 2 Game Boy Advance Nintendo DS Xbox (cancelled)

Genre: Action-adventure

Publisher: THQ Nick Games Neko Entertainment

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