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Monday 17 May 2010

2010-05-17

It was Monday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic). In that special week of May people in US were listening to Not Afraid by Eminem. Robin Hood, directed by Ridley Scott, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2010 while Burned by P.C. Cast, Kristin Cast 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 months ?

Robin Hood

Directed by: Ridley Scott

Starring: Russell Crowe, Cate Blanchett, Matthew Macfadyen

Country: United States

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Iron Man 2

Directed by: Jon Favreau

Starring: Robert Downey Jr., Mickey Rourke, Gwyneth Paltrow

Country: United States

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The Story of the Fox

Directed by: Irene Starewicz

Starring: Claude Dauphin, Romain Bouquet, Sylvain Itkine

Country: United States

Clash of the Titans

Directed by: Louis Leterrier

Starring: Sam Worthington, Liam Neeson, Ralph Fiennes

Country: United States

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How to Train Your Dragon

Directed by: Dean DeBlois

Starring: Jay Baruchel, Gerard Butler, Christopher Mintz-Plasse

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

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

We Are with the Band

Starring: Heleya de Barros, Vivian Kerr, Jules Willcox, Gabriel Oliva

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 17 May 2010 ?

Holidays:
  • Norwegian Constitution Day or Syttende Mai.
  • Dfa das Letras Galegas ("Galician Literature Day") ? holiday in Galicia, honouring the Galician language.
  • Bah�'f Faith ? Feast of 'Azaamat (Grandeur) ? First day of the fourth month of the Bah�'f Calendar.
  • Saint Paschal Baylon or Pascal Baylon
  • Saint Montanus
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
  • Walasse Ting: Chinese-American painter and poet (d. 2010).
Facts:
  • The design for the New Bus for London is revealed. (BBC)
  • The refusal of Israel to permit entry of internationally renowned American linguist and political activist Noam Chomsky to the West Bank on May 16, sparks intense debate in the country. (''New York Times'')
  • Naxalite insurgents blow up a bus in India filled with police and para-militaries, 50 are feared killed. (NDTV)
  • A Pamir Airways plane with 43 people on board crashes in Afghanistan between the cities of Kabul and Kunduz. (Xinhua)
  • Six people are attacked with a meat cleaver before the assailant commits suicide at a market in Foshan, China. (CNN)

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Books

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

Burned

By: P.C. Cast, Kristin Cast

When friends stop trusting each other, Darkness is there to fan the flames….Things have turned black at the House of Night. Zoey Redbird's soul has shattered.

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Savor the Moment

By: Nora Roberts

New love takes the cake in the third novel in #1 New York Times bestselling author Nora Roberts's Bride Quartet.Wedding baker Laurel McBane is surrounded by romance working at Vows wedding planning company with her best friends Parker, Emma, and ...

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The 9th Judgment

By: James Patterson, Maxine Paetro

A young mother and her child are ruthlessly gunned down while returning to their car in the garage of a shopping mall. There are no witnesses, and Detective Lindsay Boxer is left with only one shred of evidence: a cryptic ...

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Lover Mine

By: J.R. Ward

Darius, a fallen Brother, has returned to the fold with a new identity and a very different destiny. Now, John Matthew, plunged into the heart of war, must face off against evil incarnate-and rescue his one true love.Watch

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Arrow of Laputa

Arrow of Laputa

Platform: Nintendo DSi

Genre: Tower defense

Publisher: ArtePiazza

Bomberman Live: Battlefest

Bomberman Live: Battlefest

Platform: Xbox Live Arcade

Genre: Action game

Publisher: Hudson Soft

Dogfight 1951

Dogfight 1951

Platform: iOS

Genre: Aeroplane dog-fighting

Michael Jackson: The Experience

Platform: Nintendo DS, PlayStation Portable, Wii, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, Nintendo 3DS, iPad, PlayStation Vita, Mac OS X, iPad 2, iPhone

Genre: Music, rhythm

Publisher: Ubisoft, Triumph International

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X-Men

Platform: Arcade, PlayStation Network, Xbox Live Arcade, iOS, Android

Genre: Beat 'em up

Publisher: Konami

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