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Sunday 17 January 2010

2010-01-17

It was Sunday, 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. Frozen, directed by Adam Green, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2010 while The Lovely Bones by Alice Sebold was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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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 ?

Frozen

Directed by: Adam Green

Starring: Shawn Ashmore, Emma Bell, Kevin Zegers

Country: United States

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Blue Valentine

Directed by: Derek Cianfrance

Starring: Ryan Gosling, Michelle Williams, John Doman

Country: United States

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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

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 17 January 2010 ?

Holidays:
  • Catholicism - Feast day of the following saints: St. Anthony and Amelbert.
  • Ancient Latvia - Zirgu Diena observed
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
Facts:
  • Rioting begins between Muslim and Christian groups in Jos, Nigeria, resulting in at least 200 deaths.
  • A teacher and a student from Chung Ling High School were killed and four others were missing in the dragon boat tragedy in Penang. The Star
  • Computer modelling shows that the Pine Island Glacier and Thwaites Glacier, once described as a major ampquottipping pointampquot for the entire West Antarctic Ice Sheet in the embayment of the Amundsen Sea, has reached their own tipping points for eventual collapse, likely to lead to a sea level rise of up to 52 cm over the next century. New Scientist
  • Aftermath of 2010 Haiti earthquake: Senegalese President Abdoulaye Wade offers ampquotvoluntary repatriationampquot to each of his Haitian ampquotsons and daughters of Africaampquot. (BBC)
  • Iran suspends pilgrimages to holy sites in Saudi Arabia after it called on the Saudi religious police to stop their ampquotappalling behaviourampquot towards Iranian Shiite pilgrims. (''Ennahar'')

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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 ?

The Lovely Bones

By: Alice Sebold

When we first meet 14-year-old Susie Salmon, she is already in heaven. This was before milk carton photos and public service announcements, she tells us; back in 1973, when Susie mysteriously disappeared, people still believed these things didn't happen.

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Dear John

By: Nicholas Sparks

An angry rebel, John dropped out of school and enlisted in the Army, not knowing what else to do with his life--until he meets the girl of his dreams, Savannah.

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Eclipse

By: Stephenie Meyer

Readers captivated by Twilight and New Moon will eagerly devour the paperback edition Eclipse, the third book in Stephenie Meyer's riveting vampire love saga. As Seattle is ravaged by a string of mysterious killings and a malicious vampire continues her ...

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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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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

All Round Hunter

All Round Hunter

Platform: Wii, Xbox 360

Genre: Shooting, hunting

Publisher: 505 Games

Bomberman Live: Battlefest

Bomberman Live: Battlefest

Platform: Xbox Live Arcade

Genre: Action game

Publisher: Hudson Soft

Clones

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Puzzle

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Diner Dash 5: BOOM!

Platform: Windows, Mac OS X

Genre: Strategy

Publisher: PlayFirst, KatGames Big Splash Games LLC

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DogFighter

Platform: PC

Genre: Vehicular combat Combat flight simulator Third-person shooter

Publisher: Dark Water Studios

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