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Saturday 16 August 2014

2014-08-16

It was Saturday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic). Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, directed by Jonathan Liebesman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2014 while The Heist by Daniel Silva was one of the best selling books.
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Old Newspapers

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

Written by: Josh Appelbaum, André Nemec, Evan Daugherty, Peter Laird (Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles characters)

Directed by: Jonathan Liebesman

Starring: Megan Fox, Will Arnett, William Fichtner, Alan Ritchson

Country: United States

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Guardians of the Galaxy

Directed by: James Gunn

Starring: Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, Dave Bautista, Vin Diesel

Country: United States

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Neighbors

Written by: Andrew Jay Cohen, Brendan O'Brien

Directed by: Nicholas Stoller

Starring: Seth Rogen, Rose Byrne, Elise Vargas, Zoey Vargas

Country: United States

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Captain America: The Winter Soldier

Directed by: Anthony Russo, Joe Russo

Starring: Chris Evans, Samuel L. Jackson, Scarlett Johansson, Robert Redford

Country: United States

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Divergent

Directed by: Neil Burger

Starring: Shailene Woodley, Theo James, Ashley Judd, Jai Courtney

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

Decker

Written by: Tim Heidecker

Starring: Tim Heidecker, Joe Estevez, Mark Proksch, Gregg Turkington

Country: United States

Graceland Insider

Starring: Danny Chung, Vanessa Ferlito, Brandon Jay McLaren, Manny Montana

Country: United States

Lake Life

Starring: Justin Herman, Nate Herman

Country: United States

Last Week Tonight with John Oliver

Starring: John Oliver, David Kaye

Country: United States

Fargo

Starring: Billy Bob Thornton, Allison Tolman, Colin Hanks, Martin Freeman

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 16 August 2014 ?

Holidays:
  • RC saints: feast day of Saint Stephen I of Hungary; Saint Roch (helps against plague and skin diseases)
  • USA: legal holiday in Vermont for the Battle of Bennington in 1777 (which actually took place in the state of New York)
  • Palio dell'Assunta in Siena
  • Eastern Orthodox: commemoration of the translation of the Acheiropoietos icon which means "Not made by hands", (also known as the Mandelion; now lost) from Edessa to Constantinople on 16 August 944
Famous Birthdays:
  • Summer Rutler: American child of noted family, her mother is Christina Aguilera and father is Matt Rutler.
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Books

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

The Heist

By: Daniel Silva

Gabriel Allon, art restorer and occasional spy, searches for a stolen masterpiece by Caravaggio in #1 New York Times bestselling author Daniel Silva’s latest action-packed tale of high stakes international intrigue.Sometimes

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The Book Of Life

By: Deborah Harkness

The #1 New York Times bestselling series finale and sequel to A Discovery of Witches and Shadow of NightBringing the magic and suspenseof the All Souls Trilogy to a deeply satisfying conclusion, this highly anticipated finale went straight to #1 ...

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A Perfect Life

By: Danielle Steel

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERFrom Danielle Steel comes a heartwarming and inspirational novel about a mother and daughter who face challenges, cope with celebrity, and overcome tragedy while maintaining the outward appearance of .

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The Goldfinch

By: Donna Tartt

WINNER OF THE PULITZER PRIZE"The Goldfinch is a rarity that comes along perhaps half a dozen times per decade, a smartly written literary novel that connects with the heart as well as the mind....Donna

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Amazing Princess Sarah

Amazing Princess Sarah

Platform: Xbox 360, Microsoft Windows, Windows Phone, Xbox One

Genre: Platform-adventure, action role-playing

Publisher: Haruneko

Closers

Platform: Windows (XP/Vista/7/8/8.1/10)

Genre: Action Side-scroller MMORPG

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FIFA 15

Platform: Microsoft Windows PlayStation 3 PlayStation 4 PlayStation Vita Nintendo 3DS Wii iOS (Ultimate Team only)[1] Android (Ultimate Team only)[2] Windows Phone (Ultimate Team only)[3] Xbox 360 Xbox One

Genre: Sports

Publisher: EA Sports

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Fossil Fighters: Frontier

Platform: Nintendo 3DS

Genre: Role-playing video game

Publisher: Nintendo

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Freedom Planet

Platform: Microsoft Windows Mac OS X Linux[1] Wii U

Genre: Platform, action

Publisher: GalaxyTrail

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