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Saturday 1 August 2009

2009-08-01

It was Saturday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic). In that special week of August people in US were listening to I Gotta Feeling by The Black Eyed Peas. G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra, directed by Stephen Sommers, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2009 while Glenn Beck's Common Sense by Glenn Beck was one of the best selling books.
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Old Newspapers

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Movies

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

G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra

Directed by: Stephen Sommers

Starring: Dennis Quaid, Channing Tatum, Marlon Wayans

Country: United States

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Julie & Julia

Directed by: Nora Ephron

Starring: Amy Adams, Meryl Streep, Chris Messina

Country: United States

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Orphan

Directed by: Jaume Collet-Serra

Starring: Vera Farmiga, Peter Sarsgaard, Isabelle Fuhrman

Country: United States

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The Ugly Truth

Directed by: Robert Luketic

Starring: Katherine Heigl, Gerard Butler, Bree Turner

Country: United States

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[Rec]

Directed by: Jaume Balaguer

Starring: Manuela Velasco, Ferran Terraza, Jorge-Yamam Serrano

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

The WiseGuys

Starring: J. Anthony McCarthy, Steve Sabo

Country: United States

SMBC Theater

Starring: James Ashby, John-Paul Nickel, Zach Weiner, Jon M. Brence

Country: United States

Film Riot

Starring: Ryan Connolly, Josh Connolly, Timmy Allen, Arris Quinones

Country: United States

We're Alive

Starring: Jim Gleason, Nate Geez, Elisa Eliot, Claire Dodin

Country: United States

Nemesis

Starring: Xiomara Cintron

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 1 August 2009 ?

Holidays:
  • Orthodox Christianity - Procession of the Cross
  • Barbados, Trinidad and Tobago - Emancipation Day
  • St. Pellegrini/Peregrinus
  • Angola - Armed Forces Day
  • Switzerland - National Day
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
  • Corazon Aquino: Filipino aristocracy, from a wealthy family background.
Facts:
  • A shooting attack at the Gay and Lesbian Association building in Tel-Aviv, Israel, results in the deaths of two people.
  • 4,000 people are evacuated from the Canary Islands due to severe forest fires. (RTÉ)
  • Former President of the Philippines Corazon Aquino dies at the age of 76 of cardiopulmonary arrest after complications of colon cancer. A memorial service and funeral is scheduled for August 5. (''Philippine Daily Inquirer'')
  • Russia signs a deal to open a second military base in Kyrgyzstan at a Collective Security Treaty Organisation summit. (AP)
  • The trial of 30 protesters in Iran who demonstrated in protests after the disputed presidential election begins. (Al Jazeera)

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Books

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

Glenn Beck's Common Sense

By: Glenn Beck

#1 New York Times bestselling author and popular radio and television host Glenn Beck revisits Thomas Paine's Common Sense.In any era, great Americans inspire us to reach our full potential.

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Black Hills

By: Nora Roberts

In this #1 New York Times bestseller, Nora Roberts takes readers deep into the rugged Black Hills of South Dakota, where the shadows keep secrets, hunters stalk the land, and a childhood friendship matures into an adult passion.

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My Sister's Keeper

By: Jodi Picoult

Jodi Picoult tells the story of a girl who decides to sue her parents for the rights to her own body in this New York Times bestseller that tackles a controversial subject with grace and explores what it means to ...

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New Moon

By: Stephenie Meyer

Legions of readers entranced by Twilight are hungry for more and they won't be disappointed. In New Moon, Stephenie Meyer delivers another irresistible combination of romance and suspense with a supernatural twist.

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Ant Nation

Ant Nation

Platform: Wii (WiiWare), Nintendo DS

Genre: Real time strategy

Publisher: Konami

Beatmania IIDX 17: Sirius

Beatmania IIDX 17: Sirius

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Music

Publisher: Konami Computer Entertainment Tokyo

Bleach DS 4th: Flame Bringer

Platform: Nintendo DS

Genre: Side-scrolling, Platformer

Publisher: Sega

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Captain Forever

Captain Forever

Genre: Space Shooter

CrimeCraft

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Persistent Third-person shooter MMO

Publisher: THQ Inc.

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