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Wednesday 8 December 2010

2010-12-08

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic). In that special week of December people in US were listening to Raise Your Glass by P!nk. True Grit, directed by Ethan Coen, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2010 while Decision Points by George W. Bush was one of the best selling books.
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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 ?

True Grit

Directed by: Ethan Coen

Starring: Jeff Bridges, Matt Damon, Hailee Steinfeld

Country: United States

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The Fighter

Directed by: David O. Russell

Starring: Mark Wahlberg, Christian Bale, Amy Adams

Country: United States

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Tangled

Directed by: Nathan Greno

Starring: Mandy Moore, Zachary Levi, Donna Murphy

Country: United States

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Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1

Directed by: David Yates

Starring: Daniel Radcliffe, Emma Watson, Rupert Grint

Country: United States

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The Next Three Days

Directed by: Paul Haggis

Starring: Russell Crowe, Elizabeth Banks, Liam Neeson

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

Welcome Back, Brotter

Starring: Cody Brotter, Paul Ryan, Greg Picker, Claudine Margolis

Country: United States

Edwardian Farm

Starring: Peter Ginn, Ruth Goodman, Alex Langlands

Country: United Kingdom

The Unemployment of Danny London

Written by: Doug Cwiak

Starring: Danny Lippin, Sharon Swainson, Ernest Harden Jr., Teruko Nakajima

Country: United States

Ghost Finders

Starring: Rob Thompson, Heather Bordelean, James O'Hora, Amy Sturdevant

Country: United States

Elvira's Movie Macabre

Starring: Cassandra Peterson

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 8 December 2010 ?

Holidays:
  • Malta - Public Holiday.
  • Panama - Mother's Day
  • Romania - Constitution Day
  • Bulgaria - Day of the Student (studentski praznik)
  • R.C. Saints - The solemnity of the Immaculate Conception of the Virgin Mary: a Holy Day of Obligation
Famous Birthdays:
See famous people born on 08 December
Facts:
  • With the second launch of the SpaceX Dragon, SpaceX becomes the first privately held company to successfully launch, orbit and recover a spacecraft.
  • Clashes between rival clans in northern Somalia kill around 35 people and injure 40 others. (Press TV)
  • North Korea launches apparent artillery drills as South Korean and American military officials hold talks. (Al Jazeera)
  • At least 18 people are killed during a bomb at a bus terminal in Kohat's main bazaar kills in Pakistan. (CNN)
  • John Lennon is celebrated on the 30th anniversary of his murder. (BBC)

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Time: Red frames with important headlines of the last decade
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.11482
  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.1131

Books

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

Decision Points

By: George W. Bush

In this candid and gripping account, President George W. Bush describes the critical decisions that shaped his presidency and personal life.George W. Bush served as president of the United States during eight of the most consequential years in American history.

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Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Ugly Truth

By: Jeff Kinne

Youth: Greg learns to deal with boy-girl parties; fifth in series. (H, Amulet Books)

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Cross Fire

By: James Patterson

Wedding bells ringDetective Alex Cross and Bree's wedding plans are put on hold when Alex is called to the scene of the perfectly executed assassination of two of Washington D.C.'s

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America by Heart: Reflections on Family, Faith, and Flag

By: Sarah Palin

Informed by former Alaska governor Sarah Palin's own principles and deepest feelings, graced with intimate memories, this remarkable book gives us a close-up view of an extraordinary woman who is not afraid to speak out and defend the American values ...

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Battlefield: Bad Company 2: Vietnam

Platform: Microsoft Windows PlayStation 3 Xbox 360

Publisher: Electronic Arts

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Distant Worlds

Platform: Windows

Genre: 4X

Publisher: Matrix Games

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Donkey Kong Country Returns

Platform: Wii, Nintendo 3DS, Wii U

Genre: Platformer

Publisher: Nintendo

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Dragon Age: Origins – Awakening

Platform: Microsoft Windows PlayStation 3 Xbox 360 Mac OS X

Genre: Action role-playing

Publisher: Electronic Arts

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Star Wars: The Force Unleashed II

Platform: PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, Microsoft Windows, Wii, Nintendo DS, iOS

Genre: Action-adventure

Publisher: LucasArts

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