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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 Night Tales: Nightshade and Night Smoke by Nora Roberts 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 Alfa Romeo Racing Italiano or Guitar Hero.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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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

Wisecrack

Written by: Mike Player, Mike Player

Starring: Margaret Cho

Country: United States

Diggnation

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

Movies

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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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 8 August 2005 ?

Holidays:
  • 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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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

Books

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

Night Tales: Nightshade and Night Smoke

By: Nora Roberts

The moment her eyes locked on Colt Nightshade, she knew he was trouble. But Lieutenant Althea Grayson prided herself on being in control, and she wouldn't let her new partner ruin that.

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Final Scream

By: Lisa Jackson

In this gripping novel of suspense by #1 New York Times bestselling author Lisa Jackson, a small timber town nestled in the shadow of Oregon’s Cascade Mountains is the perfect place for a killer to hide… For the wealthy Buchanans, ...

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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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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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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Cabela's Big Game Hunter 2006 Trophy Season

Cabela's Big Game Hunter 2006 Trophy Season

Platform: Microsoft Windows, GameCube (Cancelled), Xbox (Cancelled), PlayStation 2 (Cancelled)

Genre: Sports

Publisher: EU Zoo Digital Publishing

Danny Phantom: The Ultimate Enemy

Platform: Game Boy Advance

Genre: Side-scroller

Publisher: THQ

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Æon Flux

Platform: PlayStation 2, Xbox

Genre: Action-adventure

Publisher: Majesco Games

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Alfa Romeo Racing Italiano

Platform: PlayStation 2[1] Xbox[2] Windows

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Valcon Games (PS2) [1] Black Bean Games (Xbox)

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Guitar Hero

Genre: Music, Rhythm

Publisher: RedOctane (2005–2009) Activision (2006–)

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