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Friday 11 August 2006

It was Friday, under the sign of Leo (see planets position on August 11, 2006). The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). In that special week of August people in US were listening to Promiscuous by Nelly Furtado. In UK Hips Don't Lie by Shakira featuring Wyclef Jean was in the top 5 hits. Kenny, directed by Clayton Jacobson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2006 while Conservatives Without Conscience by John W. Dean was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching The Minor Accomplishments of Jackie Woodman. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Marvel: Ultimate Alliance or Air Assault Task Force.
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What the sky looked like on 11 August 2006

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Directed by: Clayton Jacobson

Starring: Shane Jacobson, Travis Golland, Chris Davis, Alf Scerri

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The Flying Scotsman

Directed by: Douglas Mackinnon

Starring: Jonny Lee Miller, Laura Fraser, Brian Cox, Sean Brown

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Directed by: Guy Moshe

Starring: Ron Livingston, Chris Penn, Udo Kier, Virginie Ledoyen

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Directed by: Steve Pink

Starring: Justin Long, Jonah Hill, Blake Lively, Adam Herschman

Country: United States

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Love Comes to the Executioner

Directed by: Kyle Bergersen

Starring: Jonathan Tucker, Jeremy Renner, Ginnifer Goodwin, Christine Ebersole

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TV Series

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The Minor Accomplishments of Jackie Woodman

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Chain Reaction

Directed by: Andrew Davis

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Directed by: Peter O'Fallon

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Directed by: Michael Engler

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Directed by: Claude d'Anna

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 11 August 2006 ?

  • Brazil - Student�s Day, Lawyer�s Day, Foundation of the Law Studies in Brazil
  • Zimbabwe - Heroes Day
  • Taiwan - Valentine's Day
  • Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 5 saints: St. Tiburtius
  • St. Chromatius
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Famous Deaths:
  • Mike Douglas: American entertainer and singer with the Kay Kayser band, became an MC.
  • Pulkovo Airlines Flight 612 crashes near the Russian border in Ukraine, killing 171 people, including 45 children.
  • The ICM awards Grigori Perelman the Fields Medal for proving the Poincare conjecture, one of 7 Millennium Prize Problems Perelman refuses the medal.
  • 2006 Israel-Lebanon conflict:
  • 2006 transatlantic aircraft plot:
  • 40 people have been arrested throughout Italy, in Muslim communities ampquotas part of an extraordinary operation that followed the British anti-terrorist operation.ampquot (Fox News)

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Sport Games on 11 August 2006

Bundesliga 1
Football (Germany)
  • Bayern Munich - Dortmund : 2 - 0
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Bundesliga 2
Football (Germany)
  • Burghausen - Karlsruhe : 0 - 4
  • Kaiserslautern - Essen : 1 - 0
  • Offenbach - CZ Jena : 2 - 2
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Division 2
Football (France)
  • Bastia - Brest : 4 - 2
  • Chateauroux - Grenoble : 2 - 2
  • Creteil - Gueugnon : 0 - 0
  • Dijon - Reims : 1 - 0
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Football (United Kingdom)
  • Wolves - Preston : 1 - 3
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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on August 11, 2006 - Geocentric view

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of August 2006 ?

Top #10 R&B songs
  1. Shoulder Lean - Young Dro Featuring T.I.
  2. Ne-Yo - Sexy Love
  3. Cassie - Me & U
  4. Deja Vu - Beyonce Featuring Jay Z
  5. Pullin' Me Back - Chingy Featuring Tyrese
  6. So What - Field Mob Featuring Ciara
  7. LeToya - Torn
  8. Yung Joc - It's Goin' Down
  9. Snap Yo Fingers - Lil Jon Featuring E-40 & Sean Paul Of The YoungBloodZ
  10. T.I. - Why You Wanna
Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Mana - Labios Compartidos
  2. Hips Don't Lie - Shakira Featuring Wyclef Jean
  3. Down - RKM & Ken-Y
  4. Caile - Tito "El Bambino" El Patron
  5. Angelito - Don Omar
  6. Joan Sebastian - Mas Alla Del Sol
  7. No, No, No - Thalia Featuring Anthony "Romeo" Santos
  8. Mariano Barba - Aliado Del Tiempo
  9. La Botella - Mach & Daddy
  10. Diganle - Conjunto Primavera


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

Conservatives Without Conscience

By: John W. Dean

On the heels of his national bestseller Worse Than Watergate, John Dean takes a critical look at the current conservative movement In Conservatives Without Conscience, John Dean places the conservative

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The Ruins

By: Scott Smith

Trapped in the Mexican jungle, a group of friends stumble upon a creeping horror unlike anything they could ever imagine.Two young couples are on a lazy Mexican vacation–sun-drenched days, drunken nights,

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By: James Patterson, 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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Angels Fall

By: Nora Roberts

#1 New York Times bestselling author Nora Roberts explores the wilds of the Grand Tetons—and the mysteries of love, murder, and madness—in this engrossing and passionate novel.The

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Bookworm Adventures

Platform: Windows

Genre: Puzzle

Publisher: PopCap Games

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Marvel: Ultimate Alliance

Platform: Xbox Microsoft Windows PlayStation 2 Xbox 360 Game Boy Advance PlayStation Portable Wii PlayStation 3

Genre: Action role-playing

Publisher: Activision

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Bode Miller Alpine Skiing

Platform: PlayStation 2, Windows

Genre: Sports, Skiing

Publisher: Valcon Games (PS2) Merscom (PC)

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Air Assault Task Force

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Wargame

Publisher: Shrapnel Games

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Ace Combat X: Skies of Deception

Platform: PlayStation Portable

Genre: Arcade, combat flight simulator

Publisher: EU SCE Europe

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Home videos

Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?

The Net 2.0

Studio: Direct-to-video DVD release

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Red Eye

Studio: VHS and DVD release

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Here Comes Peter Cottontail: The Movie

Studio: DVD release

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VeggieTales: Sheerluck Holmes and the Golden Ruler

Studio: VHS and DVD release, final

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