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Wednesday 9 December 2009

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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 Empire State Of Mind by Jay-Z. Avatar, directed by James Cameron, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2009 while Under the Dome by Stephen King 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 ?

Avatar

Directed by: James Cameron

Starring: Sam Worthington, Zoe Saldana, Sigourney Weaver

Country: United States

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The Lovely Bones

Directed by: Peter Jackson

Starring: Rachel Weisz, Mark Wahlberg, Saoirse Ronan

Country: United States

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Zvenigora

Directed by: Aleksandr Dovzhenko

Starring: Georgi Astafyev, Nikolai Nademsky, Vladimir Uralsky

Country: United States

The Blind Side

Directed by: John Lee Hancock

Starring: Quinton Aaron, Sandra Bullock, Tim McGraw

Country: United States

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New Moon

Directed by: Chris Weitz

Starring: Kristen Stewart, Robert Pattinson, Taylor Lautner

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

NSFW Show

Starring: Brian Brushwood, Justin Robert Young

Country: United States

WOW Croatia

Country: United States

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

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 9 December 2009 ?

Holidays:
  • Anti-Corruption Day [1]
  • Calendar of saints: Saint Juan Diego Cuauhtlatoatzin : optional memorial
  • Peter Fourier, founder of the Congregation of Notre Dame
  • Also see December 9 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics); specifically the conception of Saint Anne
  • Scandinavia (specifically Sweden): Anna's Day. Recognizes everyone named Anna, and marks the day to start the preparation process of the lutefisk to be consumed on Christmas Eve.
Famous Birthdays:
See famous people born on 09 December
Facts:
  • An unexplained spiral light seen in the sky across large parts of Northern Norway confounds spectators. Authorities speculate that the light could come from a misfired Russian rocket, but Russian authorities deny this. (''The Daily Telegraph'')
  • Thousands of Jewish settlers stage a protest at the curbs on settlement building in the West Bank. (''Times of India'')
  • British Chancellor of the Exchequer Alistair Darling delivers the pre Budget report, with tax rises and spending cuts to reduce the government debt. (''Wall Street Journal'')
  • Irish Minister for Finance Brian Lenihan delivers the nation's Budget for 2010. (BBC)
  • The Irish Bishops Conference apologises for the sexual abuse suffered by its children after spending the first day of its winter conference examining the Murphy Report. (BBC)

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of December 2009 ?

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CD and DVD Birthday Cards

CD and DVD Birthday Cards

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Time: A baby cries surrounded by balloons and confetti
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.11363
  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.1078

Books

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

Under the Dome

By: Stephen King

Now available in a TV tie-in edition to the hit series, Stephen King’s #1 New York Times bestselling tour-de-force that The Washington Post called “powerful” and “harrowing” follows the apocalyptic course of events when one Maine town is physically cut ...

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Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Dog Days

By: Jeff Kinne

Youth: Greg's summer plans include video games and no responsibility; fourth in series. (H, Amulet Books)

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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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Push

By: Sapphire

"Push: Based on the Novel by Sapphire," directed by Lee Daniels and written by Damien Paul GRAND JURY PRIZE and AUDIENCE AWARD winner at the 2009 Sundance Film FestivalRelentless, remorseless, and inspirational, this "horrific, hope-filled story" (Newsday) is certain to ...

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

The Book of Unwritten Tales

Platform: Windows, Mac OS X, Linux

Genre: Adventure

Publisher: HMH Interactive (EU) & Lace Mamba (Sleeve release EU), Crimson Cow (As Part of Collection EU), The Adventure Company (NA, Budget re-release EU)

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Art Style: BOXLIFE

Art Style: BOXLIFE

Platform: Nintendo DSi (DSiWare)

Genre: Puzzle game

Publisher: Nintendo

Castlevania: The Arcade

Castlevania: The Arcade

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Light gun shooter

Publisher: Konami

Scribblenauts

Platform: Nintendo DS

Genre: Emergent, puzzle, action

Publisher: JP Konami

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Dragon Ball Z: Attack of the Saiyans

Dragon Ball Z: Attack of the Saiyans

Platform: Nintendo DS

Genre: Role-playing

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


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