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Monday 8 August 2005

It was Monday, under the sign of Leo. 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. Four Brothers, directed by John Singleton, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2005 while The Undomestic Goddess by Sophie Kinsella was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Call of Cthulhu: Dark Corners of the Earth or Call of Duty 2: The Big Red One.
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

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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Wedding Crashers

Directed by: David Dobkin

Starring: Owen Wilson, Vince Vaughn, Rachel McAdams

Country: United States

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The Island

Directed by: Michael Bay

Starring: Scarlett Johansson, Ewan McGregor, Djimon Hounsou

Country: United States

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Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

Directed by: Tim Burton

Starring: Johnny Depp, Freddie Highmore, David Kelly

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

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 of Great Britain and Northern Ireland


Written by: Mike Player, Mike Player

Starring: Margaret Cho

Country: United States


Starring: Kevin Rose, Alex Albrecht

Country: United States

Yacht Rock

Written by: Lane Farnham, J.D. Ryznar, Hunter Stair

Starring: Hunter Stair, 'Hollywood' Steve Huey, J.D. Ryznar, David B. Lyons

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 8 August 2005 ?

  • Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least ? saints: St. Dominic de Guzman, priest, (1170-1221).
  • Sweden - Namesday of Queen Silvia, an Official Flag Day.
  • Taiwan: Father's Day. (In Mandarin, Ba Ba means father and 8-8, or August 8).
  • St. Hormisdas
  • St. Smaragdus (and companions)
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Sport Games on 8 August 2005

Bundesliga 2
Football (Germany)
  • Erzgebirge Aue - Aachen : 2 - 1
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Division 2
Football (France)
  • Dijon - Clermont : 1 - 1
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Football (United Kingdom)
  • Preston - Derby : 1 - 1
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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in August 2005?

  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Being 13 -- Aug. 8, 2005
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.10095
  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.832


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

The Undomestic Goddess

By: Sophie Kinsella

Workaholic attorney Samantha Sweeting has just done the unthinkable. She’s made a mistake so huge, it’ll wreck any chance of a partnership.

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The Interruption Of Everything

By: Terry McMillan

"Being a lifetime wife and mother has afforded me the luxury of having multiple and even simultaneous careers: I’ve been a chauffeur. A chef. An interior decorator.

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By: Jared Diamond

In Jared Diamond’s follow-up to the Pulitzer-Prize winning Guns, Germs and Steel, the author explores how climate change, the population explosion and political discord create the conditions for the

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The Truth About Hillary

By: Edward Klein

The Truth About Hillary: What She Knew, When She Knew It, and How Far She'll Go to Become President by Edward Klein.

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Ayakashi (visual novel)

Ayakashi (visual novel)

Platform: PC

Genre: Adventure, Horror

Call of Cthulhu: Dark Corners of the Earth

Platform: Xbox, Microsoft Windows

Genre: Survival horror, first-person shooter

Publisher: Bethesda Softworks

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DJMAX Mobile

DJMAX Mobile

Platform: Mobile (WIPI)

Genre: Music video game

Publisher: CJ Internet

Bratz: Rock Angelz

Platform: PlayStation 2 Nintendo GameCube Game Boy Advance Microsoft Windows

Genre: Adventure

Publisher: THQ

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Call of Duty 2: The Big Red One

Platform: GameCube, PlayStation 2, Xbox

Genre: First-person shooter

Publisher: Activision

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