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Friday 5 February 2010

2010-02-05

It was Friday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic). In that special week of February people in US were listening to TiK ToK by Ke$ha. Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief, directed by Chris Columbus, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2010 while Dear John by Nicholas Sparks was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Movies

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

Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief

Directed by: Chris Columbus

Starring: Logan Lerman, Kevin McKidd, Steve Coogan

Country: United States

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Valentine's Day

Directed by: Garry Marshall

Starring: Julia Roberts, Jamie Foxx, Anne Hathaway

Country: United States

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Frozen

Directed by: Adam Green

Starring: Shawn Ashmore, Emma Bell, Kevin Zegers

Country: United States

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Blue Valentine

Directed by: Derek Cianfrance

Starring: Ryan Gosling, Michelle Williams, John Doman

Country: United States

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Winter's Bone

Directed by: Debra Granik

Starring: Jennifer Lawrence, John Hawkes, Garret Dillahunt

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last 30 days ?

SciGirls

Starring: Lara Jill Miller

Country: United States

Pretty the Series

Starring: Dee Freeman, Stace McQueen, Sam Pancake, Terri Simmons

Country: United States

Ashen's Tech Dump

Starring: Stuart Ashen

Country: United Kingdom

The Buried Life

Written by: Dave Lingwood, Ben Nemtin, Duncan Penn, Jonnie Penn

Starring: Dave Lingwood, Ben Nemtin, Duncan Penn, Jonnie Penn

Country: United States

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The Neon Tiki Tribe Series

Starring: Colt Clark

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 5 February 2010 ?

Holidays:
  • Kashmir Day observes as public holiday in Pakistan.
  • Catholicism - Feast day of Saint Agatha of Sicily, patron saint of firework makers and glass blowers.
  • Saint Bertolf
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
  • Harry Schwarz: German-South African lawyer politician and diplomat 13th South African Ambassador to the United States (d. 2010).
  • Brendan Burke: Gay rights activist, son of Toronto Maple Leafs GM Brian Burke (Born 1988).
Facts:
  • At least 22 people are killed and more than 50 are injured in two separate bombings in Karachi. (''The Guardian'')
  • At least 40 people are killed and more than 140 are wounded in at least two explosions in Karbala during the final day of Arba'een. (''The New York Times'')
  • A private helicopter crashes in the Dominican Republic, killing two. The helicopter was returning from relief work for the 2010 Haiti earthquake. (AP)
  • Civil servants in Zimbabwe go on strike, demanding a wage increase. (Press TV)
  • Cyclone Oli hits Tahiti and other islands of French Polynesia, killing at least one man. (BBC)

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of February 2010 ?

Top #10 songs in the USA
  1. Ke$ha - TiK ToK
  2. Today Was A Fairytale - Taylor Swift
  3. Lady GaGa - Bad Romance
  4. Young Money - Bedrock
  5. Justin Bieber - Baby
  6. Iyaz - Replay
  7. Sexy Chick - David Guetta
  8. Jay-Z - Empire State Of Mind
  9. Hard - Rihanna
  10. Train - Hey, Soul Sister

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CD and DVD Birthday Cards

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in February 2010?

  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.1088
  • Time: President Barack Obama sitting in the Oval Office
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.11381

Books

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

Dear John

By: Nicholas Sparks

An angry rebel, John dropped out of school and enlisted in the Army, not knowing what else to do with his life--until he meets the girl of his dreams, Savannah.

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The Lovely Bones

By: Alice Sebold

When we first meet 14-year-old Susie Salmon, she is already in heaven. This was before milk carton photos and public service announcements, she tells us; back in 1973, when Susie mysteriously disappeared, people still believed these things didn't happen.

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Game Change

By: John Heilemann, Mark Halperin

“It’s one of the best books on politics of any kind I’ve read. For entertainment value, I put it up there with Catch 22.” —The Financial Times “It transports you to a parallel universe in which everything in the National ...

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The Help

By: Kathryn Stockett

Aibileen is a black maid in 1962 Jackson, Mississippi, who's always taken orders quietly, but lately she's unable to hold her bitterness back. Her friend Minny has never held her tongue but now must somehow keep secrets about her employer ...

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Achtung Panzer: Kharkov 1943

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Real-time strategy, Wargame

Publisher: NA Paradox Interactive; EU Mamba Games

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Another Century's Episode: R

Platform: PlayStation 3

Genre: Action

Publisher: Bandai Namco Games

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Blaster Master: Overdrive

Blaster Master: Overdrive

Platform: WiiWare

Genre: Run and gun, Platform game

Publisher: Gaijinworks

Date Warp

Platform: Windows, Mac OS X, Linux

Genre: Visual novel

Publisher: Hanako Games

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Marvel Super Hero Squad: The Infinity Gauntlet

Platform: Nintendo DS, Wii, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, Nintendo 3DS

Genre: Fighting, Beat 'em up

Publisher: THQ Vivendi Games

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