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Tuesday 16 August 2005

It was Tuesday, 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 Eleven on Top by Janet Evanovich was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Tales from the Green Valley. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Bust-a-Move DS or Buzz!.
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 ?

Tales from the Green Valley

Starring: Peter Ginn, Ruth Goodman, Alex Langlands, John Letts

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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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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The Thick of It

Starring: Chris Addison, James Smith, Peter Capaldi, Joanna Scanlan

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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The Office

Written by: Greg Daniels, Ricky Gervais, Stephen Merchant

Starring: Rainn Wilson, John Krasinski, Jenna Fischer, Leslie David Baker

Country: United States

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Avatar: The Last Airbender

Written by: Michael Dante DiMartino, Bryan Konietzko

Starring: Zach Tyler, Mae Whitman, Jack De Sena, Dee Bradley Baker

Country: United States

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

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 16 August 2005 ?

Holidays:
  • RC saints: feast day of Saint Stephen I of Hungary; Saint Roch (helps against plague and skin diseases)
  • USA: legal holiday in Vermont for the Battle of Bennington in 1777 (which actually took place in the state of New York)
  • Palio dell'Assunta in Siena
  • Eastern Orthodox: commemoration of the translation of the Acheiropoietos icon which means "Not made by hands", (also known as the Mandelion; now lost) from Edessa to Constantinople on 16 August 944
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Sport Games on 16 August 2005

Division 2
Football (France)
  • Bastia - Brest : 4 - 1
  • Caen - Valenciennes : 0 - 2
  • Dijon - Guingamp : 1 - 2
  • Grenoble - Laval : 2 - 1
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Football (United Kingdom)
  • Altrincham - Accrington : 0 - 1
  • Cambridge - Hereford : 2 - 1
  • Canvey Island - Aldershot : 2 - 1
  • Crawley Town - Dag and Red : 0 - 0
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Magazine Covers

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

  • Time: The push to teach "intelligent design" raises a question: Does God have a place in science class?
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.10096
  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.833

Books

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

Eleven on Top

By: Janet Evanovich

#1 New York Times#1 Wall Street Journal#1 Los Angeles Times#1 Entertainment Weekly#1 Publishers WeeklyStephanie Plum is thinking her career as a fugitive apprehension agent has run its course.

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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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Chill Of Fear

By: Kay Hooper

New York Times bestselling author Kay Hooper turns up the heat even as she chills readers to the bone with a new suspense novel that distills the essence of fear itself.

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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 ?

Bust-a-Move DS

Platform: Nintendo DS

Genre: Puzzle

Publisher: JP Taito; NA Majesco Games; EU 505 Games

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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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Buzz!

Genre: Quiz

Publisher: Sony Computer Entertainment Europe

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Altered Beast (2005 video game)

Altered Beast (2005 video game)

Platform: PlayStation 2

Genre: Beat 'em up, action-adventure

Publisher: Sega

Caramel Box Yarukibako Caramel Box Yarukibako 2

Caramel Box Yarukibako Caramel Box Yarukibako 2

Platform: PC

Genre: Eroge, Minigame, Visual novel


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