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Wednesday 31 August 2005

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). In that special week of August people in US were listening to We Belong Together by Mariah Carey. In UK You're Beautiful by James Blunt was in the top 5 hits. Walk the Line, directed by James Mangold, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2005 while The Da Vinci Code by Dan Brown was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Sto para 5. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Brian Lara International Cricket 2005 or Caramel Box Yarukibako Caramel Box Yarukibako 2.
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TV Series

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Sto para 5

Starring: Smaragda Karydi, Gerasimos Mihelis, Irini Koumarianou, Argyris Angelou

Country: Greece

Rome

Written by: William J. MacDonald, John Milius

Starring: Kevin McKidd, Ray Stevenson, Polly Walker, Kerry Condon

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Ögonaböj

Written by: Stan Saanila

Directed by: Stan Saanila

Starring: Thomas Perret, Heli Roiha, Stan Saanila, André Wickström

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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Movies

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

Walk the Line

Directed by: James Mangold

Starring: Joaquin Phoenix, Reese Witherspoon, Ginnifer Goodwin

Country: United States

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Brokeback Mountain

Directed by: Ang Lee

Starring: Jake Gyllenhaal, Heath Ledger, Michelle Williams

Country: United States

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Transporter 2

Directed by: Louis Leterrier

Starring: Jason Statham, Amber Valletta, Kate Nauta

Country: United States

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Four Brothers

Directed by: John Singleton

Starring: Mark Wahlberg, Tyrese Gibson, Garrett Hedlund

Country: United States

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The 40 Year Old Virgin

Directed by: Judd Apatow

Starring: Steve Carell, Catherine Keener, Paul Rudd

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 31 August 2005 ?

Holidays:
  • Trinidad and Tobago - Independence Day (from Great Britain, 1962)
  • Kyrgyzstan - Independence Day (from USSR, 1991)
  • Malaysia - Hari Merdeka, a National Day (independence within the Commonwealth, 1957)
  • Moldova: Day of Our Language (Limba Noastra)
  • Calendar of Saints - Saint Aidan of Lindisfarne, San Abbondio, Saint Raymond Nonnatus
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Facts:
  • A stampede on Al-Aaimmah bridge in Baghdad kills 1,199 people.

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Books

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The Da Vinci Code

By: Dan Brown

PREMIUM MASS MARKET EDITION #1 Worldwide Bestseller—More Than 80 Million Copies Sold As millions of readers around the globe have already discovered, The Da Vinci Code is a reading experience unlike any other.

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The Undomestic Goddess

By: Sophie Kinsella

Workaholic attorney Samantha Sweeting has just done the unthinkable. She’s made a mistake so huge, it’ll wreck any chance of a partnership.

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Collapse

By: Jared Diamond

In Jared Diamond’s follow-up to the Pulitzer-Prize winning Guns, Germs and Steel, the author explores how climate change, the population explosion and political discord create the conditions for the

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The Mermaid Chair

By: Sue Monk Kidd

The New York Times–bestselling second novel by the author of The Secret Life of Bees and The Invention of Wings Inside the church of a Benedictine monastery on Egret Island, just off the coast of South Carolina, resides a beautiful ...

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Brian Lara International Cricket 2005

Platform: Microsoft Windows, Xbox, PlayStation 2

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Codemasters

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Caramel Box Yarukibako Caramel Box Yarukibako 2

Caramel Box Yarukibako Caramel Box Yarukibako 2

Platform: PC

Genre: Eroge, Minigame, Visual novel

Day of Defeat: Source

Platform: Microsoft Windows, Mac OS X, Linux

Genre: First-person shooter

Publisher: Valve Corporation

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Pac-Man Pinball Advance

Platform: Game Boy Advance

Genre: Pinball

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

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Age of Empires III

Platform: Microsoft Windows, OS X, Windows Mobile, N-Gage

Genre: Real-time strategy

Publisher: Microsoft Game Studios (PC) Macsoft & Destineer (Mac) Glu (Windows Mobile, N-Gage)

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