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Thursday 1 January 2004, NewYear’s Day

It was Thursday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). In that special week of January people in US were listening to Hey Ya! by OutKast. In UK Leave Right Now by Will Young was in the top 5 hits. The Dreamers, directed by Bernardo Bertolucci, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2004 while Franklin And Winston by Jon Meacham was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Kangxi lai le. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Ape Escape: Pumped and Primed or Armored Core: Formula Front.
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

Cheaper by the Dozen

Directed by: Shawn Levy

Starring: Steve Martin, Bonnie Hunt, Hilary Duff

Country: United States

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Cold Mountain

Directed by: Anthony Minghella

Starring: Jude Law, Nicole Kidman, Rene Zellweger

Country: United States

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The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King

Directed by: Peter Jackson

Starring: Elijah Wood, Viggo Mortensen, Ian McKellen

Country: United States

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Peter Pan

Directed by: P.J. Hogan

Starring: Jeremy Sumpter, Jason Isaacs, Olivia Williams

Country: United States

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Something's Gotta Give

Directed by: Nancy Meyers

Starring: Jack Nicholson, Diane Keaton, Keanu Reeves

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

Travel in Style

Country: United States

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Gardening by the Yard

Country: United States

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Jacques Pépin: Fast Food My Way

Starring: Jacques Pepin

Country: United States

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Arrested Development

Written by: Mitchell Hurwitz

Starring: Jason Bateman, Portia de Rossi, Will Arnett, Michael Cera

Country: United States

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The Secret Life of...

Starring: Jim O'Connor

Country: United States

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  • In a vote of confidence, General Pervez Musharraf wins 658 out of 1,170 votes in the Electoral College of Pakistan, and according to Article 41(8) of the Constitution of Pakistan, is ''deemed to be elected'' to the office of President until October 2007.

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

Franklin And Winston

By: Jon Meacham

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERThe most complete portrait ever drawn of the complex emotional connection between two of history’s towering leaders Franklin Roosevelt and Winston Churchill were the greatest

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A National Party No More

By: Zell Miller

With the growl of the Marine sergeant he was, Senator Zell Miller leaves no doubt that he believes his own Democratic Party is badly out of step with most of the

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A Short History Of Nearly Everything

By: Bill Bryson

One of the world’s most beloved writers and bestselling author of One Summer takes his ultimate journey—into the most intriguing and intractable questions that science seeks to answer.In

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The Big Bad Wolf

By: James Patterson

Alex Cross battles the most ruthless and powerful killer he has ever encountered - a predator known only as "the Wolf. "Alex Cross's first case since joining the FBI has his new colleagues stymied.

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Ape Escape: Pumped and Primed

Ape Escape: Pumped and Primed

Platform: PlayStation 2 Arcade

Genre: Party

Publisher: JP SCEI; NA Ubisoft

Armies of Exigo

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Real-time strategy

Publisher: Electronic Arts

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Amazing Island

Platform: GameCube

Genre: Action-adventure, simulation

Publisher: Sega

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Ancient Empires

Platform: Mobile phone

Genre: Turn-based tactics

Publisher: Macrospace (AE 1) Sorrent (AE 2)

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Armored Core: Formula Front

Platform: PlayStation Portable, PlayStation 2

Genre: Action, third-person shooter

Publisher: Agetec

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