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Wednesday 16 June 2010

2010-06-16

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic). In that special week of June people in US were listening to California Gurls by Katy Perry. Diary of a Lost Girl, directed by Georg Wilhelm Pabst, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2010 while The Short Second Life of Bree Tanner by Stephenie Meyer was one of the best selling books.
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Movies

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

Diary of a Lost Girl

Directed by: Georg Wilhelm Pabst

Starring: Louise Brooks, Josef Rovensk, Fritz Rasp

Country: United States

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Toy Story 3

Directed by: Lee Unkrich

Starring: Tom Hanks, Tim Allen, Joan Cusack

Country: United States

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The A-Team

Directed by: Joe Carnahan

Starring: Liam Neeson, Bradley Cooper, Sharlto Copley

Country: United States

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Killers

Directed by: Robert Luketic

Starring: Katherine Heigl, Ashton Kutcher, Tom Selleck

Country: United States

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Robin Hood

Directed by: Ridley Scott

Starring: Russell Crowe, Cate Blanchett, Matthew Macfadyen

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

Through the Wormhole

Starring: Morgan Freeman

Country: United States

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Awkward Embraces

Starring: Jessica Mills, Lyndsey Doolen, Candis Phlegm

Country: United States

Check It Out! with Dr. Steve Brule

Written by: Tim Heidecker, John C. Reilly, Eric Wareheim

Starring: John C. Reilly, Carol Kraft

Country: United States

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How the Universe Works

Starring: Mike Rowe, Michelle Thaller, Hakeem Oluseyi, Phil Plait

Country: United States

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Venice Boulevard

Starring: Andre Boyer, CJ Johnson, Channing Ross

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 16 June 2010 ?

Holidays:
  • South Africa - Youth Day.
  • Roman Catholic Church - Feast of Saint John Regis, patron of medical social workers.
  • Bloomsday, in honour of Leopold Bloom, the hero of James Joyce's Ulysses set on 16 June, 1904.
  • 16 June Movement
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
  • Marc Bazin: Haitian lawyer and politician 49th President of Haiti (d. 2010).
Facts:
  • The Jamaican Government orders civilians to keep off the streets for two days in several slums in Kingston because authorities are still hunting for Christopher Coke, alleged by the United States to be a drug lord. (AP)
  • American police in Seattle say they will ampquotreview training proceduredampquot following the surfacing of a video which attrated international attention. The video shows a white officer from the Seattle department punching a black teenaged girl in the face when she tried intervene while the officer was confronting another girl about crossing the road at a legally forbidden area. Seattle police deny any wrong doing. (Sky News)
  • The United Nations Human Rights Council says Britain is arranging its third enforced removal of Iraqi asylum applicants to Baghdad despite appeals for it to stop amid safety fears for the individuals concerned. (BBC)
  • Iranian nuclear program sanctions:
  • Iran's atomic energy chief says Iran will begin building a new nuclear reactor, and Iran will keep enriching uranium, despite UN nuclear sanctions. (CNN)

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Time: Illustration of a soccer player
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.11428
  • Time: The back of the Pope Benedict XVI's head

Books

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

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 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 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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Black Hills

By: Nora Roberts

In this #1 New York Times bestseller, Nora Roberts takes readers deep into the rugged Black Hills of South Dakota, where the shadows keep secrets, hunters stalk the land, and a childhood friendship matures into an adult passion.

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Atari Greatest Hits Volume 1

Atari Greatest Hits Volume 1

Platform: Nintendo DS, iOS

Genre: Compilation

Publisher: Atari

Blacklight: Tango Down

Platform: Microsoft Windows PlayStation 3 Xbox 360

Publisher: Ignition Entertainment

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Castlevania Puzzle: Encore of the Night

Castlevania Puzzle: Encore of the Night

Platform: iOS, Windows Phone

Genre: Puzzle, role-playing

Publisher: Konami

Dance on Broadway

Platform: Wii, PlayStation 3

Genre: Music, Rhythm

Publisher: Ubisoft

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DogFighter

Platform: PC

Genre: Vehicular combat Combat flight simulator Third-person shooter

Publisher: Dark Water Studios

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