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Monday 24 May 2004

2004-05-24

It was Monday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). In that special week of May people in US were listening to Burn by Usher. In UK F**k It (I Don't Want You Back) by Eamon was in the top 5 hits. The Day After Tomorrow, directed by Roland Emmerich, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2004 while Plan of Attack by Bob Woodward 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 ?

The Day After Tomorrow

Directed by: Roland Emmerich

Starring: Dennis Quaid, Jake Gyllenhaal, Emmy Rossum

Country: United States

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Harold & Kumar Go to White Castle

Directed by: Danny Leiner

Starring: John Cho, Kal Penn, Ethan Embry

Country: United States

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The Notebook

Directed by: Nick Cassavetes

Starring: Gena Rowlands, James Garner, Rachel McAdams

Country: United States

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Troy

Directed by: Wolfgang Petersen

Starring: Brad Pitt, Eric Bana, Orlando Bloom

Country: United States

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Juve Against Fantomas

Directed by: Louis Feuillade

Starring: Ren Navarre, Georges Melchior, Rene Carl

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

Bodies

Written by: Jed Mercurio

Starring: Tamzin Malleson, Max Beesley, Keith Allen, Patrick Baladi

Country: United Kingdom

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Derren Brown: Trick of the Mind

Starring: Derren Brown

Country: United Kingdom

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Historyonics

Starring: Sean Francis George

Country: United Kingdom

Deadwood

Written by: David Milch

Starring: Timothy Olyphant, Ian McShane, Molly Parker, Brad Dourif

Country: United States

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Infield Hot Pass

Starring: Genevieve Darr

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 24 May 2004 ?

Holidays:
  • Aldersgate Day (Methodism).
  • Canada: Victoria Day, on this date or the Monday before it. In Quebec, it is known as National Patriotes Day (JournTe nationale des patriotes). The holiday is often referred to as "May Two-Four," -- a "two-four" being slang for a case of beer with 24 bottles or cans.
  • Bermuda: Bermuda Day.
  • Eritrea: National Day.
  • Macedonia: Saints Cyril and Methodius Day celebrated as Macedonian Script and Culture Day.
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
Facts:
  • Communications in North Korea: North Korea bans mobile phones.
  • Terry Nichols is convicted by an Oklahoma state court on murder charges stemming from the 1995 Oklahoma City bombing.
  • F.C. Porto wins the European Champion Clubs Cup, defeating A.S. Monaco 3–0.

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Time: Photomontage (George W. Bush photo by Brooks Kraft)
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.9989
  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.766

Books

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

Plan of Attack

By: Bob Woodward

Bob Woodward's book on President Bush and the Iraq war will be the definitive account of the turning point in history as Bush, his war council and allies launched a pre-emptive attack, toppling Saddam Hussein and taking over the country.

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The South Beach Diet

By: Arthur Agatston

What better way to enjoy the relaxed, healthy South Beach Diet lifestyle than with a cookbook that celebrates the best foods of summer from garden and market? The 150 all-new quick and healthy recipes in The South Beach Diet Taste ...

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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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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Around the World in 80 Days

Platform: Game Boy Advance

Genre: Action-adventure

Publisher: Hip Games

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Clannad (visual novel)

Clannad (visual novel)

Platform: Windows, PS2, S3G, FOMA, Xbox 360, PSP, PS3, Android, PS Vita

Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance

Publisher: JP VisualArt's (Windows) Interchannel (PS2) Prototype (PSP, Xbox 360, S3G, FOMA, PS3, PS Vita); WW Sekai Project (Windows)

Dance Dance Revolution Ultramix 2

Platform: Xbox

Genre: Music, Exercise

Publisher: Konami

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Firefighter F.D.18

Platform: PlayStation 2

Genre: Third-person action

Publisher: Konami

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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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