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Friday 15 May 2009

2009-05-15

It was Friday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic). In that special week of May people in US were listening to Boom Boom Pow by The Black Eyed Peas. Up, directed by Pete Docter, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2009 while New Moon by Stephenie Meyer was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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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 ?

Up

Directed by: Pete Docter

Starring: Edward Asner, Jordan Nagai, John Ratzenberger

Country: United States

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Angels & Demons

Directed by: Ron Howard

Starring: Tom Hanks, Ewan McGregor, Ayelet Zurer

Country: United States

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Terminator Salvation

Directed by: McG

Starring: Christian Bale, Sam Worthington, Anton Yelchin

Country: United States

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Ghosts of Girlfriends Past

Directed by: Mark Waters

Starring: Matthew McConaughey, Jennifer Garner, Emma Stone

Country: United States

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X-Men Origins: Wolverine

Directed by: Gavin Hood

Starring: Hugh Jackman, Liev Schreiber, Ryan Reynolds

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

We're Alive

Starring: Jim Gleason, Nate Geez, Elisa Eliot, Claire Dodin

Country: United States

Nemesis

Starring: Xiomara Cintron

Country: United States

Think Hero TV

Starring: Kristen Nedopak

Country: United States

Stranger Among Bears

Starring: Michael Brandon, Richard Terry, Charlie Vandergaw

Country: United States

Wainwright Walks: Coast to Coast

Starring: Julia Bradbury, Nik Wood Jones

Country: United Kingdom

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 15 May 2009 ?

Holidays:
  • Paraguay - Independence Day. Celebrations for the anniversary of the independence begin on Flag Day, 14 May.
  • Nakba Day in Palestinian communities.
  • Roman Empire - Mercuralia in honor of Mercury held.
  • International day of climate changes.
  • International conscientious objectors' day.
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
Facts:
  • US President Barack Obama nominates Rosa Gumataotao Rios to be next US treasurer.
  • General Motors will terminate 1,100 dealerships in the United States by October 2010. (CBS)
  • The United States releases Lakhdar Boumediene from Guantánamo Bay Naval Base's detention center. (BBC)
  • Sixty-five indigenous peoples declare an insurgency against Peru's government. (AFP via Google News)
  • Shahid Malik resigns as the United Kingdom's Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Justice. (BBC)

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Magazine Covers

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

  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.1047
  • Time: Covers of The Most Influential People in The World
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.11232

Books

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

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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Twilight

By: Stephenie Meyer

Isabella Swan's move to Forks, a small, perpetually rainy town in Washington, could have been the most boring move she ever made. But once she meets the mysterious and alluring Edward Cullen, Isabella's life takes a thrilling and terrifying turn.

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Eclipse

By: Stephenie Meyer

Readers captivated by Twilight and New Moon will eagerly devour the paperback edition Eclipse, the third book in Stephenie Meyer's riveting vampire love saga. As Seattle is ravaged by a string of mysterious killings and a malicious vampire continues her ...

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Breaking Dawn

By: Stephenie Meyer

When you loved the one who was killing you, it left you no options. How could you run, how could you fight, when doing so would hurt that beloved one? If your life was all you had to give, how ...

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

50 Cent: Blood on the Sand

Platform: PlayStation 3, Xbox 360

Genre: Third-person shooter

Publisher: THQ

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Big Brain Wolf

Big Brain Wolf

Platform: Mac OS X, Windows

Genre: Adventure game, puzzle game

Publisher: Frima Studio

Black Mirror II: Reigning Evil

Black Mirror II: Reigning Evil

Platform: Windows

Genre: Adventure, horror

Publisher: Viva Media

Bonsai Barber

Bonsai Barber

Platform: Wii (WiiWare)

Publisher: Nintendo

A Boy and His Blob

Platform: Wii, Xbox One, PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita, Microsoft Windows, OS X, Linux

Genre: Platform, puzzle

Publisher: Majesco Entertainment

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