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Tuesday 20 December 2005

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). In that special week of December people in US were listening to Run It! by Chris Brown. In UK Hung Up by Madonna was in the top 5 hits. The New World, directed by Terrence Malick, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2005 while Memoirs of a Geisha by Arthur Golden was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching The Tourettes Guy. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Combat Elite: WWII Paratroopers or Demon Chaos.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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

The New World

Directed by: Terrence Malick

Starring: Colin Farrell, Q'orianka Kilcher, Christopher Plummer

Country: United States

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Directed by: Steven Spielberg

Starring: Eric Bana, Daniel Craig, Marie-Jose Croze

Country: United States

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Cheaper by the Dozen 2

Directed by: Adam Shankman

Starring: Steve Martin, Bonnie Hunt, Hilary Duff

Country: United States

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V for Vendetta

Directed by: James McTeigue

Starring: Hugo Weaving, Natalie Portman, Rupert Graves

Country: United States

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The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe

Directed by: Andrew Adamson

Starring: Tilda Swinton, Georgie Henley, William Moseley

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

The Colbert Report

Starring: Stephen Colbert

Country: United States

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Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Written by: Eric Kripke

Starring: Jared Padalecki, Jensen Ackles

Country: United States

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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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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 20 December 2005 ?

  • R.C. Saints - Saint Dominic of Silos
  • Also see December 20 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • The first All Faiths Day was celebrated in 2003 in Canandaigua, New York.
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
  • New York City's Transport Workers Union Local 100 goes on strike for three days, shutting down all New York City Subway and Bus services.
  • US District Court Judge John E. Jones III rules against mandating the teaching of ''intelligent design'' in his ruling of Kitzmiller v. Dover Area School District.
  • Aleksandër Moisiu University was founded in Durrës, Albania.

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Sport Games on 20 December 2005

La Liga Primera Division
Football (Spain)
  • Barcelona - Celta : 2 - 0
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La Liga Segunda Division
Football (Spain)
  • Real Madrid B - Lleida : 0 - 0
  • Tenerife - Ferrol : 1 - 2
See all Football game results of 20 December 2005
Premier League
UK Soccer
  • Dundee United - Dunfermline : 2 - 1
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Serie B
Football (Italy)
  • Albinoleffe - Catania : 2 - 2
  • Avellino - Ternana : 1 - 1
  • Brescia - Crotone : 2 - 0
  • Catanzaro - Bologna : 0 - 2
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Magazine Covers

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

  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: The Best Photos of 2005 -- Dec. 19, 2005
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.10214
  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.854


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

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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Son Of A Witch

By: Gregory Maguire

The Wicked Years continue in Gregory Maguire’s Son of a Witch—the heroic saga of the hapless yet determined young man who may or may not be the offspring of the fabled

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At First Sight

By: Nicholas Sparks

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERFrom Nicholas Sparks comes a novel that beautifully portrays how the emotion that can break your heart is sometimes the very one that heals it.There

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Light from Heaven

By: Jan Karon

The ninth novel in the beloved Mitford series, by the bestselling author of At Home in Mitford and Somebody Safe with Somebody Good Father Tim Kavanagh has been asked to "come up higher" more than once.

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?



Platform: Mobile phone, Dreamcast, Windows, Linux, Amiga, BeOS, GP2X, PSP, Mac OS X

Genre: Puzzle

Publisher: Jordan Tuzsuzov

Cocoto Kart Racer

Platform: PlayStation 2, GameCube, Nintendo DS, Game Boy Advance, Microsoft Windows, Wii, IPhone, IPod Touch

Genre: Racing

Publisher: EU BigBen Interactive; NA Conspiracy Games; JP Kemco

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Combat Elite: WWII Paratroopers

Platform: PlayStation 2, Xbox

Publisher: SouthPeak Games

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Demon Chaos

Demon Chaos

Platform: PlayStation 2

Genre: Hack and slash, Action

Publisher: Genki, Konami

Pac-Man Pinball Advance

Platform: Game Boy Advance

Genre: Pinball

Publisher: Destination Software (NA) Zoo Digital (EU)

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