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Friday 17 February 2006

It was Friday, 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 Check On It by Beyonce. In UK Nasty Girl by The Notorious BIG featuring Diddy, Nelly, Jagged Edge & Avery Storm was in the top 5 hits. Lie with Me, directed by Clment Virgo, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2006 while Our Endangered Values by Jimmy Carter was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching The Chaser's War on Everything. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Chaos Wars or Armored Core 4.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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

Alpha Dog

Directed by: Nick Cassavetes

Starring: Emile Hirsch, Justin Timberlake, Anton Yelchin

Country: United States

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Thank You for Smoking

Directed by: Jason Reitman

Starring: Aaron Eckhart, Cameron Bright, Maria Bello

Country: United States

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Little Miss Sunshine

Directed by: Jonathan Dayton

Starring: Steve Carell, Toni Collette, Greg Kinnear

Country: United States

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Directed by: Eli Roth

Starring: Jay Hernandez, Derek Richardson, Eythor Gudjonsson

Country: United States

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The Descent

Directed by: Neil Marshall

Starring: Shauna Macdonald, Natalie Mendoza, Alex Reid

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

The Chaser's War on Everything

Starring: Julian Morrow, Andrew Hansen, Chris Taylor, Chas Licciardello

Country: Australia

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Pure Laine

Starring: Didier Lucien, Macha Limonchik, Mélodie Lapierre, Pascale Montpetit

Country: Canada

High Stakes Poker

Starring: Gabe Kaplan, A.J. Benza, Daniel Negreanu

Country: United States


Starring: Garron Mitchell, James Bachman

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Real Moms, Real Stories, Real Savvy

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 17 February 2006 ?

  • Saint Evermodus
  • Saint Alexis Falconieri (d. 1310)
  • Saint Seven Founders of the Servites
  • Random Acts of Kindness Day.
  • Ancient Latvia - Tanis Diena observed.
Famous Birthdays:
See famous people born on 17 February
Famous Deaths:
  • Bill Cowsill: Newport, Rhode Island -- Rock guitarist / vocals (Cowsills-We Can Fly).
  • A massive mudslide occurs in Southern Leyte, Philippines; the official death toll is set at 1,126.

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Sport Games on 17 February 2006

Jupiler League
Football (Belgium)
  • Anderlecht - FC Brussels : 2 - 0
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Bundesliga 2
Football (Germany)
  • Braunschweig - Dresden : 1 - 0
  • Karlsruhe - Freiburg : 1 - 1
  • Munich 1860 - Offenbach : 1 - 1
See all Football game results of 17 February 2006
Division 2
Football (France)
  • Amiens - Brest : 1 - 1
  • Clermont - Bastia : 2 - 0
  • Guingamp - Creteil : 0 - 0
  • Istres - Grenoble : 2 - 1
See all Football game results of 17 February 2006
Le Championnat
Football (France)
  • Lyon - Nantes : 3 - 1
See all Football game results of 17 February 2006

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What news were making the headlines those days in February 2006?

  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.10256
  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.864
  • Time: Our superiority was once the envy of the world. But we are slacking off just as other countries are


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

Our Endangered Values

By: Jimmy Carter

President Jimmy Carter offers a passionate defense of separation of church and state. He warns that fundamentalists are deliberately blurring the lines between politics and religion.

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By: Lisa Gardner

From New York Times bestseller Lisa Gardner, author of Alone and The Killing Hour, comes a thriller that goes from heartbreaking to heartstopping in the blink of an eye.…When

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Memory In Death

By: J. D. Robb

#1 New York Times bestselling author J. D. Robb presents a memorable tale of suspense set in 2059 New York City, as Lieutenant Eve Dallas walks a tightrope between her professional duties and her private demons.Eve

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Death Dance

By: Linda Fairstein

New York Times bestselling author Linda Fairstein takes readers behind the scenes of New York City's theater world -- from Lincoln Center to the lights of Broadway -- in a riveting

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Atlantis Sky Patrol

Platform: Windows, Mac OS X, iOS

Genre: Puzzle

Publisher: Big Fish Games

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Chaos Wars

Platform: PlayStation 2

Genre: Tactical role-playing

Publisher: JP Idea Factory; NA O3 Entertainment

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Nicktoons: Battle for Volcano Island

Platform: Nintendo GameCube, Nintendo DS, PlayStation 2, Game Boy Advance

Genre: Action

Publisher: THQ

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North American box cover

Platform: PlayStation Portable

Publisher: Namco Bandai Games

Armored Core 4

Platform: PlayStation 3, Xbox 360

Genre: Vehicular combat

Publisher: JP FromSoftware; NA Sega; EU 505 Games

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