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Friday 11 December 2009

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It was Friday, 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 11 December 2009 ?

Holidays:
  • USA - Admission day for Indiana (19th state, 1816)
  • Burkina Faso - Republic Day (1958, Upper Volta became an autonomous republic in the French Community.)
  • Argentina - Tango Day, Buenos Aires
  • Also see December 11 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • Roman festivals - One of the four Agonalia, this day in honour of Sol Indiges; also the Septimontium festival
Famous Birthdays:
  • Hank Baskett: American child of noted parents, his father Hank Baskett is a professional football player, a wide receiver for the Indianapolis Colts at the time of his son's birth.
See other famous people born on 11 December
Facts:
  • Tiger Woods announced an indefinite leave from professional golf to focus on his marriage.
  • Papua New Guinea's chief Ombudsman Chronox Manek is wounded in an apparent assassination attempt. (ABC Radio)
  • Judges in the Constitutional Court of Turkey vote unanimously to ban the country's Democratic Society Party because of its alleged links to Kurdish terrorists. (''The Guardian'')
  • Vasily Khristoforov, the head archivist for Russia's Federal Security Service confirms for the first time that the Soviet Union's KGB cremated Adolf Hitler's body in 1970 and scattered his ashes in the Biederitz River. (CNN)
  • Oil company Royal Dutch Shell wins the right to develop Iraq's Majnoon oil field in a joint venture with Petronas after the first such auction since the 2003 invasion. The field is expected to generate $900 million a year. (''Forbes'')

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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

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Magazine Covers

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

  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.11365
  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.10791080
  • Time: A baby cries surrounded by balloons and confetti

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 ?

101-in-1 Party Megamix

Platform: Wii, PlayStation Portable, Nintendo DS

Genre: Party

Publisher: Atlus (US) Nordcurrent (EU)

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Aztaka

Platform: Microsoft Windows & OS X

Genre: Action role-playing game

Publisher: Citérémis

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Big Brain Wolf

Big Brain Wolf

Platform: Mac OS X, Windows

Genre: Adventure game, puzzle game

Publisher: Frima Studio

Call of Juarez: Bound in Blood

Platform: PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, Windows

Genre: First-person shooter

Publisher: Ubisoft

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Souls

Platform: PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, Xbox One, Microsoft Windows

Genre: Action role-playing

Publisher: Sony Computer Entertainment; Atlus; Bandai Namco Entertainment

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