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Tuesday 24 August 2004

2004-08-24

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). In that special week of August people in US were listening to Lean Back by Terror Squad. In UK Thunderbirds / 3AM by Busted was in the top 5 hits. Collateral, directed by Michael Mann, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2004 while The 9/11 Commission Report by National Commission on Terrorist Attacks Upon the United States 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 ?

Collateral

Directed by: Michael Mann

Starring: Tom Cruise, Jamie Foxx, Jada Pinkett Smith

Country: United States

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I, Robot

Directed by: Alex Proyas

Starring: Will Smith, Bridget Moynahan, Bruce Greenwood

Country: United States

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The Bourne Supremacy

Directed by: Paul Greengrass

Starring: Matt Damon, Franka Potente, Joan Allen

Country: United States

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A Cinderella Story

Directed by: Mark Rosman

Starring: Hilary Duff, Chad Michael Murray, Jennifer Coolidge

Country: United States

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Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy

Directed by: Adam McKay

Starring: Will Ferrell, Christina Applegate, Steve Carell

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

Mind, Body & Kick Ass Moves

Starring: Chris Crudelli, Mark Durden-Smith

Country: United Kingdom

Blue's Room

Written by: Wendy Harris

Starring: Christiana Anbri, Rob Armstrong, Cheryl Blaylock, Tyler Bunch

Country: United States

Spy

Starring: Paul Brightwell, Mike Baker, Harry Ferguson, John Potter

Country: United Kingdom

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Entourage

Written by: Doug Ellin

Starring: Kevin Connolly, Adrian Grenier, Kevin Dillon, Jerry Ferrara

Country: United States

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Dr. G: Medical Examiner

Starring: Jan C. Garavaglia, Jeff Colt, Sandy Ludwig

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 24 August 2004 ?

Holidays:
  • Liberia: Flag Day
  • RC Saints - Feast day of Saint Bartholomew
  • Roman festivals - first of the 3 days on which the mundus was opened
  • Ukraine: National Holiday, independence from Russia (1991)
  • Sierra Leone: President's Birthday
Famous Birthdays:
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Facts:
  • Eighty-nine passengers die after two airliners explode after flying out of Domodedovo International Airport, near Moscow. The explosions are caused by suicide bombers (reportedly female) from the Russian Republic of Chechnya.

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Saving the Big Cats -- Aug. 23, 2004
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.10005
  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.779780

Books

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

The 9/11 Commission Report

By: National Commission on Terrorist Attacks Upon the United States

This is the final report of the 9/11 Commission. It is the full report, including the Executive Summary, which was not in the PDF file. It was originally published in 2004.

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American Soldier

By: Tommy R. Franks

"When war comes, you look for certain special qualities in the people you'll be working with. General Tom Franks embodies those qualities: strength, experience, a keen mind, energy, honor, good humor, and a deep loyalty to his troops and to ...

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The Notebook

By: Nicholas Sparks

Every so often a love story so captures our hearts that it becomes more than a story-it becomes an experience to remember forever. The Notebook is such a book.

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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 ?

The Adventures of Jimmy Neutron Boy Genius: Attack of the Twonkies

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

Genre: Action-adventure

Publisher: THQ

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Akai Ito

Platform: PlayStation 2

Genre: Visual novel, adventure, horror, yuri

Publisher: Success Corporation, Hamster

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Armies of Exigo

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Real-time strategy

Publisher: Electronic Arts

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Atlantis Evolution

Platform: Microsoft Windows Mac OS iOS

Genre: Adventure

Publisher: The Adventure Company

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Escape from Woomera

Escape from Woomera

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Point-and-click adventure


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