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Saturday 16 January 2010

2010-01-16

It was Saturday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic). In that special week of January people in US were listening to TiK ToK by Ke$ha. Winter's Bone, directed by Debra Granik, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2010 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 ?

Winter's Bone

Directed by: Debra Granik

Starring: Jennifer Lawrence, John Hawkes, Garret Dillahunt

Country: United States

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The Book of Eli

Directed by: The Hughes Brothers

Starring: Denzel Washington, Mila Kunis, Ray Stevenson

Country: United States

Magic

Directed by: Robert Davi

Starring: Leo Grillo, Sammi Hanratty, Lori Heuring

Country: United States

Sherlock Holmes

Directed by: Guy Ritchie

Starring: Robert Downey Jr., Jude Law, Rachel McAdams

Country: United States

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3 Idiots

Directed by: Rajkumar Hirani

Starring: Aamir Khan, Madhavan, Mona Singh

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

The Buried Life

Written by: Dave Lingwood, Ben Nemtin, Duncan Penn, Jonnie Penn

Starring: Dave Lingwood, Ben Nemtin, Duncan Penn, Jonnie Penn

Country: United States

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The Neon Tiki Tribe Series

Starring: Colt Clark

Country: United States

Reel Rock Film Tour

Starring: Alex Honnold, Dean Potter, Ueli Steck, Daniel Woods

Country: United States

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Fake or Fortune?

Starring: Fiona Bruce, Philip Mould

Country: United Kingdom

The World from Above

Starring: Richard Mervyn

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 16 January 2010 ?

Holidays:
  • National Religious Freedom Day in the United States, to commemorate the adoption of Thomas Jefferson's landmark Virginia Statute for Religious Freedom in 1786
  • Teacher's Day in Thailand
Famous Birthdays:
See famous people born on 16 January
Famous Deaths:
  • Glen Bell: WW2 Veteran and the founder of Taco Bell.
Facts:
  • Previously unknown Florence Green, at 108, is believed to be Britain's oldest surviving UK-resident First World War veteran, and the last known female First World War veteran, having served with the Women's RAF (WRAF) in 1918 (''The Daily Telegraph'')
  • Aftermath of 2010 Haiti earthquake:
  • A 4.5 magnitude aftershock strikes Haiti within days of the recent devastating earthquake. (Sky News)
  • The United Nations says the earthquake is the worst disaster it has ever had to deal with in its history. (''The Daily Telegraph'')
  • Spanish politician Gaspar Llamazares says the United States's Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) use of his photo in its ampquotshamelessampquot digital manipulation of Osama Bin Laden for a wanted poster, has left him insecure and worried about travelling to the United States in future. (''The Daily Telegraph'')

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Magazine Covers

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

  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.1085
  • Time: A black and white photo of an airplane flying overhead
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.11376

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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The Lost Symbol

By: Dan Brown

Famed Harvard symbologist Robert Langdon answers an unexpected summons to appear at the U.S. Capitol Building. His planned lecture is interrupted when a disturbing object—artfully encoded with five symbols—is discovered in the building.

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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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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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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Alpha Protocol

Platform: Microsoft Windows PlayStation 3 Xbox 360

Genre: Action role-playing, stealth

Publisher: Sega

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Arrow of Laputa

Arrow of Laputa

Platform: Nintendo DSi

Genre: Tower defense

Publisher: ArtePiazza

Arsenal of Democracy

Arsenal of Democracy

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Real-time grand strategy

Publisher: Paradox Interactive

AvaGlide

AvaGlide

Platform: Xbox 360 (Xbox Live)

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Haiku Interactive

Din's Curse

Platform: Microsoft Windows, Mac OS X

Genre: Action role-playing (hack and slash)

Publisher: Masque Publishing

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