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Tuesday 17 February 2004

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). In that special week of February people in US were listening to Slow Jamz by Twista. In UK Take Me To The Clouds Above by LMC vs U2 was in the top 5 hits. EuroTrip, directed by Jeff Schaffer, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2004 while The Five People You Meet In Heaven by Mitch Albom was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Staffers. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Atlantis Evolution or Close Combat: Marines.
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TV Series

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Staffers

Starring: Janeane Garofalo, Joan Jett

Country: United States

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Garth Marenghi's Darkplace

Starring: Richard Ayoade, Matt Berry, Matthew Holness, Alice Lowe

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Jacques Pépin: Fast Food My Way

Starring: Jacques Pepin

Country: United States

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Travel in Style

Country: United States

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Gardening by the Yard

Country: United States

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Movies

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

EuroTrip

Directed by: Jeff Schaffer

Starring: Scott Mechlowicz, Jacob Pitts, Michelle Trachtenberg

Country: United States

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50 First Dates

Directed by: Peter Segal

Starring: Adam Sandler, Drew Barrymore, Rob Schneider

Country: United States

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The Butterfly Effect

Directed by: Eric Bress

Starring: Ashton Kutcher, Amy Smart, Melora Walters

Country: United States

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Saw

Directed by: James Wan

Starring: Cary Elwes, Leigh Whannell, Danny Glover

Country: United States

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The Machinist

Directed by: Brad Anderson

Starring: Christian Bale, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Aitana Snchez-Gijn

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 17 February 2004 ?

Holidays:
  • Saint Evermodus
  • Saint Alexis Falconieri (d. 1310)
  • Saint Seven Founders of the Servites
  • Random Acts of Kindness Day.
  • Ancient Latvia - Tanis Diena observed.
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Facts:
  • Bishop Thomas O'Brien, the former head of Arizona's largest Roman Catholic diocese, is convicted of a hit and run making him the first Catholic bishop in the United States to be convicted of a felony. (Washington Post)
  • Democratic presidential nomination: Wisconsin held its primary election. John Kerry got 40% of the vote, followed by John Edwards with 34%, and Howard Dean with 18%.
  • The US FAA announces it will attempt to require a fuel tank inerting system in most large airliners in an effort to prevent fuel tank explosions such as the one which apparently destroyed TWA Flight 800 in 1996. The order could take two years to complete and then would require a retrofit of about 3,800 large Boeing and Airbus jets over the next seven years. (NYT)
  • Cardinal Walter Kasper, head of the Pontifical Council for the Promotion of Christian Unity, a top Vatican official arrives in Moscow for sensitive talks with the Russian Orthodox hierarchy, which accuses the Catholic Church of aggressive proselytizing in traditionally Orthodox lands. (Russian Orthodox Church)
  • A study published in the latest issue of the ''Journal of the American Medical Association'' suggests breast cancer is linked to the use of antibiotics. (NYT)

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Sport Games on 17 February 2004

Division 2
Football (United Kingdom)
  • Grimsby - Bristol City : 1 - 2
  • Tranmere - Plymouth : 3 - 0
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Division 3
Football (United Kingdom)
  • Albion Rvs - Stranraer : 1 - 4
  • Bristol Rvs - Huddersfield : 1 - 1
  • Cambridge - Carlisle : 2 - 2
  • Darlington - Northampton : 1 - 2
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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in February 2004?

  • Time: 'Does Bush Have a Credibility Gap?' Photograph of President George W. Bush by Alex Wong-Getty Image
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.9974
  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.751

Books

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

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 Privilege Of Youth

By: Dave Pelzer

From A Child Called “It” to The Lost Boy, from A Man Named Dave to Help Yourself, Dave Pelzer’s inspirational books have helped countless others triumph over hardship and misfortune.

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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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The South Beach Diet Good Fats Good Carbs Guide

By: Arthur Agatston

Based on the nation's #1 bestsellerPublished in January 2004, The South Beach Diet Good Fats/Good Carbs Guide has sold more than three million copies and has continuously topped national bestseller lists.

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

A Quiet Weekend in Capri

Platform: PC

Genre: Adventure

Publisher: Got Game Entertainment

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Atlantis Evolution

Platform: Microsoft Windows Mac OS iOS

Genre: Adventure

Publisher: The Adventure Company

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Close Combat: Marines

Close Combat: Marines

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Real-time tactics

DDR Festival Dance Dance Revolution

Platform: PlayStation 2

Genre: Music, Exercise

Publisher: Konami

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EverQuest II

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: MMORPG

Publisher: Sony Online Entertainment

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