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Tuesday 17 January 2006

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Capricorn (see planets position on January 17, 2006). The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). In that special week of January people in US were listening to Grillz by Nelly. In UK That's My Goal by Shayne Ward was in the top 5 hits. The Illusionist, directed by Neil Burger, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2006 while The World Is Flat by Thomas L. Friedman was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Classical Destinations. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Age of Pirates: Caribbean Tales or Brave Story: New Traveler.
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What the sky looked like on 17 January 2006

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Movies

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

The Illusionist

Directed by: Neil Burger

Starring: Edward Norton, Jessica Biel, Paul Giamatti, Rufus Sewell

Country: United States

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Wristcutters: A Love Story

Directed by: Goran Dukic

Starring: Patrick Fugit, Shea Whigham, Tom Waits, Will Arnett

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Alpha Dog

Directed by: Nick Cassavetes

Starring: Emile Hirsch, Justin Timberlake, Anton Yelchin, Bruce Willis

Country: United States

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Annapolis

Directed by: Justin Lin

Starring: James Franco, Jordana Brewster, Tyrese Gibson, Donnie Wahlberg

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The Gymnast

Directed by: Ned Farr

Starring: Dreya Weber, Addie Yungmee, David De Simone, Allison Mackie

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TV Series

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

Classical Destinations

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Maddigan's Quest

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Alborada

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Wild Country

Directed by: Craig Strachan

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Pitbull

Directed by: Ronan O'Donoghue

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 17 January 2006 ?

Holidays:
  • Catholicism - Feast day of the following saints: St. Anthony and Amelbert.
  • Ancient Latvia - Zirgu Diena observed
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Facts:
  • In Scottsdale, Arizona, the 30th Annual Barrett-Jackson Collector Car Auction is held, over six days. The #003 1953 Corvette sells for US$1 million; this is the first existing production Corvette. A 1967 convertible, with 427 ci 435 hp engine sells for US$350,000.

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Sport Games on 17 January 2006

League 1
Football (United Kingdom)
  • Brentford - Nott'm Forest : 1 - 1
  • Colchester - Bristol City : 3 - 2
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League 2
Football (United Kingdom)
  • Darlington - Grimsby : 0 - 0
  • Shrewsbury - Mansfield : 0 - 0
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Serie B
Football (Italy)
  • Atalanta - Piacenza : 2 - 1
  • Avellino - Catanzaro : 2 - 0
  • Bologna - Verona : 2 - 1
  • Catania - Cesena : 1 - 0
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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on January 17, 2006 - Geocentric view

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Music Charts

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

Top #10 R&B songs
  1. Mary J. Blige - Be Without You
  2. Mariah Carey - Don't Forget About Us
  3. Grillz - Nelly Featuring Paul Wall, Ali & Gipp
  4. Unpredictable - Jamie Foxx Featuring Ludacris
  5. I Think They Like Me - Dem Franchize Boyz Featuring Jermaine Dupri, Da Brat & Bow Wow
  6. Ray J - One Wish
  7. Chris Brown - Run It!
  8. Kryptonite (I'm On It) - Purple Ribbon All-Stars
  9. Alicia Keys - Unbreakable
  10. Ne-Yo - So Sick
Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Daddy Yankee - Rompe
  2. Wisin & Yandel - Rakata
  3. Mayor Que Yo - Baby Ranks, Daddy Yankee, Tonny Tun Tun, Wisin & Yandel & Hector
  4. Ella Y Yo - Aventura Featuring Don Omar
  5. Angel & Khriz - Ven Bailalo
  6. La Tortura - Shakira Featuring Alejandro Sanz
  7. Acompaname A Estar Solo - Ricardo Arjona
  8. Suelta Mi Mano - Sin Bandera
  9. Llame Pa' Verte - Wisin & Yandel
  10. RBD - Nuestro Amor

Books

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

The World Is Flat

By: Thomas L. Friedman

A New Edition of the Phenomenal #1 Bestseller"One mark of a great book is that it makes you see things in a new way, and Mr.

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The Year Of Magical Thinking

By: Joan Didion

From one of America’s iconic writers, a stunning book of electric honesty and passion. Joan Didion explores an intensely personal yet universal experience: a portrait of a marriage--and a life, in

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Memoirs of a Geisha

By: Arthur Golden

A literary sensation and runaway bestseller, this brilliant debut novel tells with seamless authenticity and exquisite lyricism the true confessions of one of Japan's most celebrated geisha.Speaking

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Blink

By: Malcolm Gladwell

In his landmark bestseller The Tipping Point, Malcolm Gladwell redefined how we understand the world around us. Now, in Blink, he revolutionizes the way we understand the world within.

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Age of Pirates: Caribbean Tales

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Role-playing video game

Publisher: 1C Company, Playlogic

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Brave Story: New Traveler

Platform: PlayStation Portable

Genre: Role-playing

Publisher: JP SCEI; NA Xseed Games

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The Axys Adventures: Truth Seeker

The Axys Adventures: Truth Seeker

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Adventure

A Kiss for the Petals

A Kiss for the Petals

Platform: Microsoft Windows, Linux, Mac OS, Android, iOS, Nintendo DS, PlayStation Portable

Genre: Eroge, yuri, visual novel

Publisher: MangaGamer; St. Michael Girls' School; Yurin Yurin

Cocoto Magic Circus

Platform: PlayStation 2, GameCube, Wii

Genre: Shoot 'em up

Publisher: Conspiracy Entertainment BigBen Interactive

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Home videos

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

Fun with Dick and Jane

Studio: DVD release

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Everything Is Illuminated

Studio: DVD release

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Underclassman

Studio: DVD release

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Hustle & Flow

Studio: DVD release

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Elizabethtown

Studio: VHS and DVD release, final

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