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Wednesday 17 October 2012

2012-10-17

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic). In that special week of October people in US were listening to One More Night by Maroon 5. Red Dawn, directed by Dan Bradley, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2012 while The Casual Vacancy by J.K. Rowling 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 ?

Red Dawn

Directed by: Dan Bradley

Starring: Chris Hemsworth, Isabel Lucas, Josh Hutcherson

Country: United States

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Lawless

Directed by: John Hillcoat

Starring: Tom Hardy, Shia LaBeouf, Guy Pearce

Country: United States

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Starship Troopers: Invasion

Directed by: Shinji Aramaki

Starring: Leraldo Anzaldua, Luci Christian, Melissa Davis

Country: United States

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Sparkle

Directed by: Salim Akil

Starring: Jordin Sparks, Carmen Ejogo, Whitney Houston

Country: United States

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ParaNorman

Directed by: Chris Butler

Starring: Kodi Smit-McPhee, Anna Kendrick, Christopher Mintz-Plasse

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

Studio C

Starring: Matthew Meese, Mallory Everton, Jason Gray, Whitney Call

Country: United States

Operation Ouch!

Country: United Kingdom

Ben Baller

Written by: Bo Bushnell, Danny Lee

Starring: Ben Baller

Country: United States

Live from Daryl's House

Written by: Daryl Hall

Starring: Paul Pesco, Tbone Wolk, Brian Dunne, Daryl Hall

Country: United States

Big City

Starring: Zane Carney, Mat Devine, Lauren Ruff

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 17 October 2012 ?

Holidays:
  • R.C. Saints - Saint Ignatius of Antioch; translation of Saint Audrey (�thelthryth); Saint Richard Gwyn
  • United States - Black Poetry Day
  • UN International Day for the Eradication of Poverty
  • French Republican Calendar - Aubergine (Eggplant) Day, twenty-sixth day in the Month of VendTmiaire
  • Haiti - Jean-Jacques Dessalines (1806), State holiday
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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of October 2012 ?

Top #10 songs in the USA
  1. One More Night - Maroon 5
  2. Psy - Gangnam Style
  3. One Direction - Live While We're Young
  4. Fun. - Some Nights
  5. Taylor Swift - We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together
  6. Taylor Swift - Red
  7. As Long As You Love Me - Justin Bieber
  8. Adele - Skyfall
  9. Blow Me (One Last Kiss) - P!nk
  10. Alex Clare - Too Close

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Magazine Covers

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Books

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

The Casual Vacancy

By: J.K. Rowling

A big novel about a small town...When Barry Fairbrother dies in his early forties, the town of Pagford is left in shock.Pagford is, seemingly, an English idyll, with a cobbled market square and an ancient abbey, but what lies behind ...

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Fifty Shades of Grey

By: E.L. James

See the world of Fifty Shades of Grey anew through the eyes of Christian Grey. In Christian's own words, and through his thoughts, reflections, and dreams, E L James offers a fresh perspective on the love story that has enthralled ...

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Fifty Shades Darker

By: E.L. James

MORE THAN 150 MILLION COPIES SOLD WORLDWIDESOON TO BE A MAJOR MOTION PICTUREDaunted by the singular tastes and dark secrets of the beautiful, tormented young entrepreneur Christian Grey, Anastasia Steele has broken off their relationship to start a new career ...

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Fifty Shades Freed

By: E.L. James

MORE THAN 100 MILLION COPIES SOLD WORLDWIDEFIFTY SHADES OF GREY IS NOW A MAJOR MOTION PICTUREWhen unworldly student Anastasia Steele first encountered the driven and dazzling young entrepreneur Christian Grey it sparked a sensual affair that changed both of their ...

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Asphalt 7: Heat

Asphalt 7: Heat

Platform: iOS, Android, BlackBerry 10, Windows Phone 8, BlackBerry PlayBook, Windows 8

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Gameloft

Bullet Run

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: First-person shooter Free-to-play

Publisher: Sony Online Entertainment

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Double Fine Happy Action Theater

Double Fine Happy Action Theater

Platform: Xbox 360 with Kinect (Xbox Live Arcade)

Genre: Casual game

Publisher: Microsoft Studios

Dungeon Village

Dungeon Village

Platform: Android, iOS

Genre: Simulation

Dust Racing 2D

Dust Racing 2D

Platform: Linux, Windows

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Jussi Lind


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