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Thursday 9 December 2010

2010-12-09

It was Thursday, 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 9 December 2010 ?

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
Famous Deaths:
  • Dov Shilansky: Lithuanian-Israeli lawyer and politician (d. 2010).
  • James Moody: American executive and CEO of Hannaford Brothers, a food retailer.
  • John du Pont: American member of the Du Pont family and convicted murderer (Born 1938).
Facts:
  • Dame Helen Mirren, speaking as she received an award in Beverly Hills, USA, criticises the intentions of Hollywood filmmakers who ampquotworship at the altar of the 18- to 25-year-old male and his penisampquot. (''The Daily Telegraph'')
  • Governor of the U.S. state of Florida Charlie Crist posthumously pardons Jim Morrison, the lead singer of The Doors, for indecent exposure. (BBC)
  • An hour-long live episode of ''Coronation Street'' is broadcast on the soap opera's 50th anniversary. (BBC)
  • Calisto Tanzi, the founder and former chief executive of multinational food corporation Parmalat, is sentenced to 18 years imprisonment for fraud. (Dow Jones via the Australian)
  • Long-term unemployment sharply rises in Ireland. (''The Belfast Telegraph'')

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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 ?

Bit.Trip Fate

Platform: Wii, Nintendo 3DS, Windows, Mac OS X

Genre: Scrolling shooter, Music

Publisher: Aksys Games (Wii, 3DS) Gaijin Games (PC)

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Command Ops: Battles from the Bulge

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Computer Wargame

Publisher: Matrix Games

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DeathSpank: Thongs of Virtue

DeathSpank: Thongs of Virtue

Platform: Mac OS X, Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360

Genre: Action role-playing

Publisher: Electronic Arts

Dood's Big Adventure

Platform: Wii

Genre: Action-adventure

Publisher: THQ

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Dragon Ball: Origins 2

Platform: Nintendo DS

Genre: Action-adventure

Publisher: Bandai

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