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Wednesday 5 August 2009

2009-08-05

It was Wednesday, 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 New Moon by Stephenie Meyer 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 5 August 2009 ?

Holidays:
  • St. Memmius
  • Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 5 saints: St. Oswald
  • St. Afra and her companions
  • Burkina Faso - Independence Day
  • Croatia - Victory Day and National Thanksgiving Day
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
  • Budd Schulberg: American author screenwriter and producer (d. 2009).
Facts:
  • The 40th Pacific Islands Forum leaders' meeting opens in Cairns, Australia. (RNZI)
  • The funeral of Corazon Aquino, the first female President of an Asian country and the Philippines, takes place in the Philippines. (CNN)
  • Brazilian President Lula da Silva says his country is “now advising the International Monetary Fund, IMF”. (MercoPress)
  • Iraq's government announces that all Bremer walls will be removed from Baghdad within forty days. (BBC)
  • 11 men drown when a boat sinks on the Nile near Khartoum, Sudan. (IOL)

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Books

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

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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Eclipse

By: Stephenie Meyer

Readers captivated by Twilight and New Moon will eagerly devour the paperback edition Eclipse, the third book in Stephenie Meyer's riveting vampire love saga. As Seattle is ravaged by a string of mysterious killings and a malicious vampire continues her ...

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Best Friends Forever

By: Jennifer Weiner

From New York Times bestselling author Jennifer Weiner comes "a smart, witty fairy tale for grownups" (Maureen Corrigan, NPR).Addie Downs and Valerie Adler will be best friends forever.

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Swimsuit

By: James Patterson and Maxine Paetro

Syd, a breathtakingly beautiful supermodel on a photo shoot in Hawaii, disappears. Fearing the worst, her parents travel to Hawaii to investigate for themselves, never expecting the horror that awaits them.LA

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Cobra 11: Highway Nights (Crash Time III)

Cobra 11: Highway Nights (Crash Time III)

Platform: Microsoft Windows, Xbox 360

Genre: Racing

Publisher: EU RTL; NA Zoo Games

Academy of Champions: Soccer

Platform: Wii

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Ubisoft

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Altitude

Platform: Windows, Mac OS X, Linux

Genre: Action game

Publisher: Nimbly Games

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Blue Toad Murder Files

Platform: PlayStation 3, Windows iPhone

Publisher: Relentless Software

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Cosmic Nitro

Cosmic Nitro

Platform: iOS

Publisher: Galcon


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