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Tuesday 6 October 2009

2009-10-06

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic). In that special week of October people in US were listening to I Gotta Feeling by The Black Eyed Peas. Couples Retreat, directed by Peter Billingsley, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2009 while The Last Song by Nicholas Sparks was one of the best selling books.
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Movies

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

Couples Retreat

Directed by: Peter Billingsley

Starring: Vince Vaughn, Malin Akerman, Jon Favreau

Country: United States

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The Road

Directed by: John Hillcoat

Starring: Viggo Mortensen, Charlize Theron, Kodi Smit-McPhee

Country: United States

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Daybreakers

Directed by: The Spierig Brothers

Starring: Ethan Hawke, Willem Dafoe, Sam Neill

Country: United States

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The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus

Directed by: Terry Gilliam

Starring: Christopher Plummer, Lily Cole, Heath Ledger

Country: United States

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Pandorum

Directed by: Christian Alvart

Starring: Dennis Quaid, Ben Foster, Cam Gigandet

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

Meet the Natives USA

Starring: Jimmy Joseph Nakou

Country: United Kingdom

30 for 30

Starring: Dan Rather, Magic Johnson, Michael Jordan, Marv Albert

Country: United States

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The Platoon of Power Squadron

Written by: Jake Jarvi

Starring: Craig Benzine, Eliza Toser, Carlyn Janus, Jake Jarvi

Country: United States

MyDestination.TV

Country: United States

Archer

Written by: Adam Reed

Starring: H. Jon Benjamin, Judy Greer, Amber Nash, Chris Parnell

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 6 October 2009 ?

Holidays:
  • Judaism - Fast of Gedalia (2005)
  • Egypt - National Day or Victory Day; celebrates the results of the October war in 1973
  • U.S. - German-American Day observed since 1987; Mad Hatter Day
  • French Republican Calendar - �ne (Donkey) Day, fifteenth day in the Month of VendTmiaire
  • Ireland - Ivy Day, formerly honoring the Irish revolutionary Padraig Pearse, commemmorates the death of Charles Stewart Parnell.
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
  • Douglas Campbell: Canadian educator and politician 13th Premier of Manitoba (d. 1995).
Facts:
  • An ampquotindustry-wide phishing schemeampquot targets sites such as Google, Hotmail, Yahoo! and AOL, with passwords posted online and more than a quarter of a million accounts at risk. (''The Guardian'')
  • Madagascar's political rivals agree on cabinet posts in a unity government the President is Andry Rajoelina, the Vice-President is Emmanuel Rakotovahiny, and the Prime Minister is Eugene Mangalaza. (Reuters)
  • Ireland's Ceann Comhairle John O'Donoghue announces his resignation following a controversy over his expenses claims. (''The Irish Times'')
  • One of the most wanted suspects involved in the 1994 Rwandan Genocide, Idelphonse Nizeyimana, is arrested in the Ugandan capital Kampala. (Press TV)
  • Charles K. Kao, Willard S. Boyle and George E. Smith win the 2009 Nobel Prize in Physics for the achievements concerning the transmission of light in fibers for optical communication and for the invention of an imaging semiconductor circuit – the CCD sensor. (''The Guardian'')

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in October 2009?

  • Time: A rundown part of Detroit
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.11291
  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.1068

Books

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

The Last Song

By: Nicholas Sparks

Seventeen year old Veronica "Ronnie" Miller's life was turned upside-down when her parents divorced and her father moved from New York City to Wrightsville Beach, North Carolina.

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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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The Time Traveler's Wife

By: Audrey Niffenegger

The beloved, mega bestselling first novel from Audrey Niffenegger, “a soaring celebration of the victory of love over time” (Chicago Tribune).A MOST UNTRADITIONAL LOVE STORY, this is the celebrated tale of Henry DeTamble, a dashing, adventuresome librarian who inadvertently travels ...

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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 ?

2XL ATV Offroad

2XL ATV Offroad

Platform: iOS

Genre: Racing game

7th Dragon

Platform: Nintendo DS

Genre: Role-playing

Publisher: Sega

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Blood of Bahamut

Platform: Nintendo DS

Genre: Action role-playing

Publisher: Square Enix

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Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs

Platform: PlayStation 3 Xbox 360 Wii Nintendo DS PlayStation Portable Microsoft Windows

Genre: Platformer

Publisher: Ubisoft

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Dragon Ball: Raging Blast.

Platform: PlayStation 3 Xbox 360

Genre: Fighting

Publisher: JP / EU / AUS Bandai; NA Namco Bandai Games

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