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Tuesday 17 February 2009

2009-02-17

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic). In that special week of February people in US were listening to Crack A Bottle by Eminem. He's Just Not That Into You, directed by Ken Kwapis, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2009 while Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Last Straw by Jeff Kinne 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 ?

He's Just Not That Into You

Directed by: Ken Kwapis

Starring: Jennifer Aniston, Jennifer Connelly, Morgan Lily

Country: United States

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Coraline

Directed by: Henry Selick

Starring: Dakota Fanning, Teri Hatcher, John Hodgman

Country: United States

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Taken

Directed by: Pierre Morel

Starring: Liam Neeson, Maggie Grace, Famke Janssen

Country: United States

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The Gestapo's Last Orgy

Directed by: Cesare Canevari

Starring: Adriano Micantoni, Daniela Poggi, Maristella Greco

Country: United States

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Moon

Directed by: Duncan Jones

Starring: Sam Rockwell, Kevin Spacey, Dominique McElligott

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

Actors Reporter Interviews

Starring: Joe Sabatino, Yi Tian

Country: United States

Freedom Watch with Judge Napolitano

Starring: Andrew Napolitano, Ron Paul

Country: United States

Orange Juice in Bishop's Garden

Written by: Otessa Ghadar

Starring: Ellen Winter, Rachel Peterson, George Ross, Kristin Rogers

Country: United States

There Will Be Brawl

Written by: Zach Grafton

Starring: Matt Key, Matthew Mercer, Paul Duraso, Tony Rago

Country: United States

Victorian Farm

Starring: Stephen Noonan, Peter Ginn, Ruth Goodman, Alex Langlands

Country: United Kingdom

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 17 February 2009 ?

Holidays:
  • Saint Evermodus
  • Saint Alexis Falconieri (d. 1310)
  • Saint Seven Founders of the Servites
  • Random Acts of Kindness Day.
  • Ancient Latvia - Tanis Diena observed.
Famous Birthdays:
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Facts:
  • The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission charges Texas billionaire Allen Stanford and three of his companies with fraudulently selling US$8 billion in high-yield certificates of deposit. Stanford International Bank is based in Antigua with 30,000 clients in 131 countries and US$8.5 billion in assets.
  • United States President Barack Obama authorizes the deployment of 12,000 more soldiers into the Afghanistan War. (CNN)
  • British lawyer David Mills is sentenced to four-and-a-half years in jail for accepting a £400,000 bribe from Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi. (BBC)
  • Walter Veltroni resigns as Secretary of Italy's Democratic Party. (BBC)
  • Legal charges against The Pirate Bay are amended. (''The Local'')

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of February 2009 ?

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CD and DVD Birthday Cards

CD and DVD Birthday Cards

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Time: A fish wrapped in The New York <i>Times</i>
  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.1034
  • Time: Photograph of induced pluripotent stem cell from an ALS patient

Books

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

Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Last Straw

By: Jeff Kinne

Youth: Greg tries to toughen up to avoid military school; third in series. (H, Amulet Books)

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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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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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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 ?

Asphalt 5

Asphalt 5

Platform: iOS, Palm Pre, Android, Symbian^3, Bada, Windows Phone 7

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Gameloft

Big Brain Wolf

Big Brain Wolf

Platform: Mac OS X, Windows

Genre: Adventure game, puzzle game

Publisher: Frima Studio

The Chronicles of Riddick: Assault on Dark Athena

Platform: Mac OS X, PC, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360

Genre: First-person shooter, action-adventure, stealth

Publisher: Atari

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Coraline

Platform: PlayStation 2, Wii, Nintendo DS

Genre: Adventure

Publisher: D3 Publisher, Vivendi Games

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X-Men Origins: Wolverine

Platform: Microsoft Windows Nintendo DS PlayStation 2 PlayStation 3 PlayStation Portable Wii Xbox 360

Genre: Hack and slash, Action-adventure

Publisher: Activision

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