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Wednesday 12 January 2005

It was Wednesday, 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 Let Me Love You by Mario. In UK Against All Odds by Steve Brookstein was in the top 5 hits. Brick, directed by Rian Johnson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2005 while America (The Book) by Jon Stewart and The Writers of The Daily Show was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Battlestar Galactica. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Bionicle: Maze of Shadows or Super Mario Strikers.
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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last 30 days ?

Battlestar Galactica

Written by: Glen A. Larson, Ronald D. Moore

Starring: Edward James Olmos, Mary McDonnell, Jamie Bamber, James Callis

Country: United States

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Going Tribal

Starring: Bruce Parry

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

The Eyes of Nye

Starring: Andrea Nelson

Country: United States

The Lance Krall Show

Written by: Lance Krall

Starring: Lance Krall, Sarah Baker, Phil Cater, Annie Humphrey

Country: United States

French Odyssey

Starring: Rick Stein

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Movies

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

Brick

Directed by: Rian Johnson

Starring: Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Lukas Haas, Emilie de Ravin

Country: United States

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Hard Candy

Directed by: David Slade

Starring: Patrick Wilson, Ellen Page, Sandra Oh

Country: United States

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Mysterious Skin

Directed by: Gregg Araki

Starring: Brady Corbet, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Elisabeth Shue

Country: United States

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Layer Cake

Directed by: Matthew Vaughn

Starring: Daniel Craig, Sienna Miller, Michael Gambon

Country: United States

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Oldboy

Directed by: Chan-wook Park

Starring: Min-sik Choi, Ji-tae Yu, Hye-jeong Kang

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 12 January 2005 ?

Holidays:
  • In USA's Monk, the 4th season episode of MR. MONK AND MRS. MONK (#T-2351) indicates that Monk spilt something on January 12, 1999 during an earthquake. He stated "Earthquakes count, I don't make the rules."
  • In the television series The X-Files, the third season episode Syzygy, has two girls, Terri & Magi, both born on January 12, 1979. Strange astrological properties with 3+ celestial bodies in alignment gives them great power which they use to kill off several of their high school classmates on their birthday in 1996.
  • In 2001: A Space Odyssey, the fictional computer HAL becomes operational on January 12. In the movie by Stanley Kubrick, HAL was "born" in 1992, while in the book by Arthur C. Clarke the same event occurs in 1997.
  • Tanzania - Zanzibar Revolution Day
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Facts:
  • Steven Contursi and Donald Kagin purchase the unique (US) 1787 Brasher gold doubloon for US$2,990,000, third highest price ever paid for a rare coin at public auction.

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Magazine Covers

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Books

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

America (The Book)

By: Jon Stewart and The Writers of The Daily Show

For everyone who was too cheap to buy the hardcover, the blockbuster, award-winning #1 New York Times bestseller is now in trade paperback-with a new introduction, fully updated, and with equally unsettling nude photos of the newest Supreme Court justices, ...

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The Five People You Meet in Heaven

By: Mitch Albom

A specially produced paperback edition--with flaps--of the phenomenal #1 New York Times bestseller, that has sold more than six million copies in hardcover Eddie is a grizzled war veteran who feels trapped in a meaningless life of fixing rides at ...

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The Last Juror

By: John Grisham

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERIn 1970, Willie Traynor comes to Clanton, Mississippi, in a Triumph Spitfire and a fog of vague ambitions. Within a year, the twenty-three-year-old finds himself the owner of Ford County’s only newspaper, famous for its well-crafted ...

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State of Fear

By: Michael Crichton

In Tokyo, in Los Angeles, in Antarctica, in the Solomon Islands . . . an intelligence agent races to put all the pieces together to prevent a global catastrophe.

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Archer Maclean's Mercury

Platform: PlayStation Portable

Genre: Puzzle

Publisher: EU / NA Ignition Entertainment; JP SCEI

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Bionicle: Maze of Shadows

Platform: Game Boy Advance

Genre: Action-adventure

Publisher: THQ

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Cross Racing Championship Extreme 2005

Cross Racing Championship Extreme 2005

Platform: PC

Publisher: Invictus Games

Dance Praise

Platform: Microsoft Windows Mac OS X iOS

Genre: Dance video game

Publisher: Digital Praise

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Super Mario Strikers

Platform: Nintendo GameCube

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Nintendo

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