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Monday 12 July 2010

2010-07-12

It was Monday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic). In that special week of July people in US were listening to California Gurls by Katy Perry. Inception, directed by Christopher Nolan, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2010 while The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo by Stieg Larsson was one of the best selling books.
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Movies

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

Inception

Directed by: Christopher Nolan

Starring: Leonardo DiCaprio, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Ellen Page

Country: United States

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The Last Airbender

Directed by: M. Night Shyamalan

Starring: Noah Ringer, Nicola Peltz, Jackson Rathbone

Country: United States

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Despicable Me

Directed by: Pierre Coffin

Starring: Steve Carell, Jason Segel, Russell Brand

Country: United States

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Grown Ups

Directed by: Dennis Dugan

Starring: Adam Sandler, Salma Hayek, Kevin James

Country: United States

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I Was Born, But...

Directed by: Yasujir Ozu

Starring: Tatsuo Sait, Tomio Aoki, Mitsuko Yoshikawa

Country: United States

TV Series

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

After Hours

Written by: Daniel O'Brien, Jack O'Brien

Starring: Daniel O'Brien, Katie Willert, Soren Bowie, Michael Swaim

Country: United States

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The Potion Master's Corner

Starring: Joe Moses

Country: United States

Ghostbreakers

Written by: Gabriel Horn, Benjamin Wilbanks

Starring: Joel S. Greco, Gabriel Horn, Bryan Massey, Shanda Lee Munson

Country: United States

The Squad: Prison Police

Country: United States

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Aerial America

Starring: Jim Conrad

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 12 July 2010 ?

Holidays:
  • Sveti Petar (St. Peter)
  • Sunset and sunrise occur along Manhattan's street grid centerline
  • Newfoundland - Orangemen's Day
  • Northern Ireland - Battle of the Boyne Day (also known as Orangemen's Day or the Twelfth, see Irish calendar).
  • Mongolia - Naadam Holiday (2nd day)
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
  • Harvey Pekar: American comic book writer (Born 1939).
  • Paulo Moura: Brazilian clarinet player and saxophonist (d. 2010).
Facts:
  • A new cap on the destroyed oil well is put in place, and will undergo more than 2 days of testing. (AP via MSNBC)
  • Afghan rights group Afghanistan Rights Monitor (ARM) releases its report stating that 2010 has been the most violent in the landlocked country since the United States led an invasion in 2001, though notes a reduction in airstrikes - a policy favoured by former General Stanley A. McChrystal - has led to less civilian deaths via this method in 2010. (Aljazeera)
  • A gunman opens fire at a fiber optics plant in Albuquerque, New Mexico, killing two and wounding four before committing suicide. (AP via Yahoo)
  • At least eight people are injured after a tornado strikes the German island of Duene in the North Sea. (BBC)
  • Files indicate that GlaxoSmithKline knew Rosiglitazone (Avandia) had high heart risks since 1999, and made efforts to cover up the findings. (''The New York Times'')

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Time: An illustration of money gushing out of the capitol building dome
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.11433
  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.11101111

Books

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

The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo

By: Stieg Larsson

The Girl in the Spider’s Web, the new book in the Millennium Series, is available now!Murder mystery, family saga, love story, and financial intrigue combine into one satisfyingly complex and entertainingly atmospheric novel.Harriet

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The Short Second Life of Bree Tanner

By: Stephenie Meyer

Fans of The Twilight Saga will be enthralled by this riveting story of Bree Tanner, a character first introduced in Eclipse, and the darker side of the newborn vampire world she inhabits.

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The Girl Who Played With Fire

By: Stieg Larsson

Part blistering espionage thriller, part riveting police procedural, and part piercing exposé on social injustice, this second book in the Millennium series is a masterful, endlessly satisfying novel.

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Private

By: James Patterson, Maxine Paetro

The police can't help youFormer Marine helicopter pilot Jack Morgan runs Private, a renowned investigation company with branches around the globe. It is where you go when you need maximum force and maximum discretion.

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

AvaGlide

AvaGlide

Platform: Xbox 360 (Xbox Live)

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Haiku Interactive

Batman: The Brave and the Bold – The Videogame

Platform: Wii, Nintendo DS

Genre: Beat 'em up, Platform

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Blood Drive

Platform: PlayStation 3, Xbox 360

Genre: Vehicular combat game

Publisher: Activision

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Clash of the Titans

Platform: BlackBerry, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360

Genre: Action-adventure

Publisher: Namco Bandai Games Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment Glu Games (BlackBerry)

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Pac-Man Championship Edition

Platform: Android Xbox Live Arcade iOS PlayStation Portable PlayStation 3 Nintendo 3DS J2ME Roku Maemo 5

Genre: Maze, Arcade

Publisher: Namco Bandai Games

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