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Wednesday 16 December 2009

2009-12-16

It was Wednesday, 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. 3 Idiots, directed by Rajkumar Hirani, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2009 while Going Rogue: An American Life by Sarah Palin 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 ?

3 Idiots

Directed by: Rajkumar Hirani

Starring: Aamir Khan, Madhavan, Mona Singh

Country: United States

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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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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 16 December 2009 ?

Holidays:
  • R.C. Saints - O Sapientia ; Adelaide of Italy
  • South Africa - Day of Reconciliation
  • Nepal - Constitution Day (To be confirmed)
  • Kazakhstan - Independence Day
  • Bahrain - National Day
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
Facts:
  • Mexican drug lord Arturo Beltrán Leyva, leader of the Beltrán-Leyva Cartel, is killed by personnel of the Mexican Navy during a shootout in Cuernavaca, Morelos. (''The Times'')
  • Danish Prime Minister Lars Løkke Rasmussen replaces Connie Hedegaard in a ampquotprocedural moveampquot as president of the U.N. climate talks, as further clashes take place around the perimeter of the summit. (Al Jazeera)
  • Kelly Kwalik, leader of the Free Papua Movement (OPM), is fatally shot by police in Indonesia. (''The Sydney Morning Herald'')
  • An unarmed 26-year-old man is detained after attempting to enter the hospital room of Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi as he recuperates from the recent assault. (''The Daily Telegraph'')
  • Malawi recognizes the independence of Kosovo (New Kosova Report)

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Magazine Covers

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Books

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

Going Rogue: An American Life

By: Sarah Palin

Going Rogue is the #1 New York Times bestselling memoir from Sarah Palin, one of America’s most beloved and controversial political figures. Now with new material, Going Rogue offers plain talk from a true American original about her life, her ...

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I, Alex Cross

By: James Patterson

You can't runDetective Alex Cross is pulled out of a family celebration and given the awful news that a beloved relative has been found brutally murdered.

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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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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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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Alive 4-Ever

Alive 4-Ever

Platform: iOS

Battlefield Heroes

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Third-person shooter

Publisher: EU Aeria Games

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Birthday Party Bash

Platform: Wii

Genre: Party

Publisher: 2K Play

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Cogs

Platform: Windows, Mac OS X, iOS, Linux, Android, PlayStation Home via PlayStation 3

Genre: Puzzle

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SpongeBob's Truth or Square

Platform: Wii, Nintendo DS, PlayStation Portable, Xbox 360, PlayStation 3 (Cancelled)

Genre: Action

Publisher: THQ

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