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Saturday 23 December 2006

It was Saturday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). In that special week of December people in US were listening to Irreplaceable by Beyonce. In UK Patience by Take That was in the top 5 hits. Children of Men, directed by Alfonso Cuarn, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2006 while The Shape Shifter by Tony Hillerman was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Mr. Deity. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Dead or Alive Xtreme 2 or Blue Dragon.
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 Painted Veil

Directed by: John Curran

Starring: Naomi Watts, Edward Norton, Liev Schreiber

Country: United States

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Rocky Balboa

Directed by: Sylvester Stallone

Starring: Sylvester Stallone, Antonio Tarver, Milo Ventimiglia

Country: United States

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Directed by: Stefen Fangmeier

Starring: Ed Speleers, Sienna Guillory, Jeremy Irons

Country: United States

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The Pursuit of Happyness

Directed by: Gabriele Muccino

Starring: Will Smith, Thandie Newton, Jaden Smith

Country: United States

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The Good Shepherd

Directed by: Robert De Niro

Starring: Matt Damon, Angelina Jolie, Robert De Niro

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

Heavy Sedation

Starring: Brian Anthony Wilson, Damon Diggs, Rasheda El, Ina Farrell

Country: United States

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Pride Fighting Championships

Starring: Jay Glazer, Frank Trigg

Country: United States

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Friday Night Lights

Written by: Peter Berg

Starring: Kyle Chandler, Connie Britton, Aimee Teegarden, Brad Leland

Country: United States

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Written by: James Manos Jr.

Starring: Michael C. Hall, Jennifer Carpenter, David Zayas, James Remar

Country: United States

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Starring: Peter Capaldi

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 23 December 2006 ?

  • Festivus (from sitcom Seinfeld)
  • Oaxaca - Night of the Radishes
  • Secular humanism (American) - HumanLight observed
  • R.C. Saints - John Cantius ; Thorlac Thorhallsson, patron saint of Iceland
  • Sweden - Birthday of Queen Silvia, an official flag day
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Famous Deaths:
  • The UN Security Council unanimously adopts Resolution 1737, sanctioning Iran for its nuclear program. (Bloomberg)
  • The U.S. military reports that top Taliban military commander Mullah Akhtar Mohammad Osmani was killed on Tuesday by a U.S. airstrike while traveling by vehicle in a deserted area in the southern Afghanistan province of Helmand. Taliban spokesmen deny he is dead. (CNN)

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Sport Games on 23 December 2006

Serie A
Italian Football
  • Ascoli - Chievo : 3 - 0
  • Catania - Sampdoria : 4 - 2
  • Fiorentina - Messina : 4 - 0
  • Inter - Atalanta : 2 - 1
See all Football game results of 23 December 2006
Division 2
Football (France)
  • Reims - Bastia : 1 - 1
See all Football game results of 23 December 2006
Le Championnat
Football (France)
  • Bordeaux - Le Mans : 1 - 0
  • Lille - Auxerre : 1 - 1
  • Lorient - Rennes : 0 - 0
  • Lyon - Monaco : 0 - 0
See all Football game results of 23 December 2006
Football (United Kingdom)
  • Burnley - Derby : 0 - 0
  • Ipswich - Stoke : 0 - 1
  • Leeds - Hull : 0 - 0
  • Leicester - Cardiff : 0 - 0
See all Football game results of 23 December 2006

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

  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.912
  • Time: A student's school desk with an apple
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.10596


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

The Shape Shifter

By: Tony Hillerman

Retirement has never sat well with former Navajo Tribal Police Lieutenant Joe Leaphorn. Now the ghosts of a still-unsolved case are returning to haunt him, reawakened by a photograph in a

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Culture Warrior

By: Bill O'Reilly

With three straight #1 bestsellers and more than 4 million copies of his books in print, the most powerful traditional force in the American media now takes off his gloves in

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Wild Fire

By: Nelson Demille

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER"Nelson DeMille is a true master." - Dan Brown, #1 bestselling author of The Da Vinci CodeWelcome to the Custer Hill Club--an informal men's club set in a luxurious Adirondack hunting lodge whose members include some of ...

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Brother Odd

By: Dean Koontz

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER Loop me in, odd one. The words, spoken in the deep of night by a sleeping child, chill the young man watching over her.

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Chantelise – A Tale of Two Sisters

Chantelise – A Tale of Two Sisters

Platform: Windows

Genre: Action RPG

Publisher: JP EasyGameStation; WW Carpe Fulgur

Dead or Alive Xtreme 2

Platform: Xbox 360

Genre: Sports, casino

Publisher: Tecmo

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Blue Dragon

Platform: Xbox 360

Genre: Role-playing video game

Publisher: Microsoft Game Studios

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Raving Rabbids

Genre: Party

Publisher: Ubisoft

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Lost Planet (series)

Lost Planet (series)

Platform: Xbox 360, Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 3, Nintendo 3DS

Genre: Third-person shooter

Publisher: Capcom

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