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Monday 29 August 2005

2005-08-29

It was Monday, 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 We Belong Together by Mariah Carey. In UK You're Beautiful by James Blunt was in the top 5 hits. Walk the Line, directed by James Mangold, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2005 while The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini was one of the best selling books.
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Movies

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

Walk the Line

Directed by: James Mangold

Starring: Joaquin Phoenix, Reese Witherspoon, Ginnifer Goodwin

Country: United States

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Brokeback Mountain

Directed by: Ang Lee

Starring: Jake Gyllenhaal, Heath Ledger, Michelle Williams

Country: United States

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Transporter 2

Directed by: Louis Leterrier

Starring: Jason Statham, Amber Valletta, Kate Nauta

Country: United States

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Four Brothers

Directed by: John Singleton

Starring: Mark Wahlberg, Tyrese Gibson, Garrett Hedlund

Country: United States

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The 40 Year Old Virgin

Directed by: Judd Apatow

Starring: Steve Carell, Catherine Keener, Paul Rudd

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

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

Diggnation

Starring: Kevin Rose, Alex Albrecht

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 29 August 2005 ?

Holidays:
  • The first day of Thoth - which is the first day of the Egyptian calendar. Thoth is the Ibis-headed god of knowledge.
  • Slovakia - Slovak National Uprising Day (1944, against the Nazis)
  • Eastern Orthodox Christianity and Roman Catholic Church commemorate the beheading of John the Baptist with a feast day
  • 1997 - Judgment Day, from the movie Terminator 2: Judgment Day
  • Official Yakiniku Day in Japan as proclaimed by the All Japan Yakiniku Association.
Famous Birthdays:
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Facts:
  • At least 1,836 are killed, and severe damage is caused along the U.S. Gulf Coast, as Hurricane Katrina strikes coastal areas from Louisiana to Alabama, and travels up the entire state of Mississippi (flooding coast 31 feet/10 m), affecting most of eastern North America.

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Books

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

The Kite Runner

By: Khaled Hosseini

The 10th anniversary edition of the New York Times bestseller and international classic loved by millions of readers.The unforgettable, heartbreaking story of the unlikely friendship between a wealthy boy and the son of his father's servant, The Kite Runner is ...

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The Wedding

By: Nicholas Sparks

With The Notebook, A Walk to Remember, and his other beloved novels, #1 New York Times bestselling author Nicholas Sparks has given voice to our deepest beliefs about the power of love.

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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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Lifeguard

By: James Patterson and Andrew Gross

The wildest thriller yet from "one of America's most influential authors" (New York Times)...Working as a lifeguard at a luxurious Florida resort, Ned Kelly meets the woman of his dreams.

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Angel's Feather

Platform: PC, PlayStation 2

Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Yaoi / Shōnen-ai.

Publisher: BlueImpact, Studio e.go! (PC/PS2) KID (PS2)

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Animaniacs: Lights, Camera, Action!

Animaniacs: Lights, Camera, Action!

Platform: Nintendo DS, Game Boy Advance

Genre: Action

Publisher: Ignition Entertainment

Cabela's Outdoor Adventures

Platform: PlayStation 2, Xbox, Nintendo GameCube, Microsoft Windows

Genre: Action game, Sports game

Publisher: Activision, Zoo Digital Publishing

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Code Age Commanders: Tsugu Mono Tsuga Reru Mono

Code Age Commanders: Tsugu Mono Tsuga Reru Mono

Platform: PlayStation 2

Genre: Action role-playing game

Publisher: Square Enix

Cute Knight

Platform: Windows, Linux, Macintosh

Genre: Life simulation game/casual/role-playing

Publisher: IWin (Deluxe)

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