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Wednesday 20 October 2010

2010-10-20

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 Just The Way You Are by Bruno Mars. Ip Man, directed by Wilson Yip, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2010 while The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo by Stieg Larsson was one of the best selling books.
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Old Newspapers

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Movies

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

Ip Man

Directed by: Wilson Yip

Starring: Donnie Yen, Simon Yam, Siu-Wong Fan

Country: United States

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Red

Directed by: Robert Schwentke

Starring: Bruce Willis, Helen Mirren, Morgan Freeman

Country: United States

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It's Kind of a Funny Story

Directed by: Anna Boden

Starring: Keir Gilchrist, Zach Galifianakis, Emma Roberts

Country: United States

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The Social Network

Directed by: David Fincher

Starring: Jesse Eisenberg, Andrew Garfield, Justin Timberlake

Country: United States

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Easy A

Directed by: Will Gluck

Starring: Emma Stone, Amanda Bynes, Penn Badgley

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

Ghost Finders

Starring: Rob Thompson, Heather Bordelean, James O'Hora, Amy Sturdevant

Country: United States

Elvira's Movie Macabre

Starring: Cassandra Peterson

Country: United States

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JonTron

Written by: Jon Jafari

Starring: Jon Jafari, Jacques

Country: United States

Project Hollywood

Starring: Jason Etter, Shaun Lavery, Amy McRoberts, Mark Nager

Country: United States

Beer and Board Games

Written by: Matt Sloan, Aaron Yonda, Andrew Yonda

Starring: Aaron Yonda, Matt Sloan, Adam Koralik

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 20 October 2010 ?

Holidays:
  • October 20 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • Bah�'f Faith - Holy Day - the B�b
  • French Republican Calendar - Orge (Barley) Day, twenty-ninth day in the Month of VendTmiaire
Famous Birthdays:
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Facts:
  • Somali gunmen release a British security consultant for Save the Children after six days in captivity. (BBC)
  • United Kingdom boyband JLS and hip-hop MC Tinie Tempah dominate the Music of Black Origin Awards in Liverpool. (BBC)
  • French strikes
  • France braces itself for another day of strikes against proposed cuts to pensions that the Senate will consider later this week. (Reuters via Yahoo! News)
  • The Government of France sends in security forces to lift blockades in three oil depots at Donges, La Rochelle and Le Mans. (BBC)

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Time: An RV in Albuquerque, N.M.
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.11454
  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.1124

Books

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

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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Fall of Giants

By: Ken Follett

Ken Follett’s magnificent new historical epic begins, as five interrelated families move through the momentous dramas of the First World War, the Russian Revolution, and the struggle for women’s suffrage.

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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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Don'T Blink

By: James Patterson and Howard Roughan

A TOUGH REPORTER WHO LOVES HIS WORK . . . AND THE WOMAN HE WORKS FORAfter a dangerous assignment, magazine reporter Nick Daniels deserves to rest.

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

The Ball

Platform: Microsoft Windows, Ouya

Genre: First-person action-adventure

Publisher: Tripwire Interactive

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Cut the Rope

Platform: iOS Android Windows Phone Leap Motion BlackBerry 10 Symbian BlackBerry PlayBook[1] DSiWare Mac OS X Browser[2][3] Windows BlackBerry Nintendo 3DS (Nintendo eShop) Chrome OS[4] Firefox OS Nook

Genre: Puzzle logic

Publisher: Chillingo (original Cut the Rope only), Activision (Cut the Rope: Triple Treat)

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Digital: A Love Story

Digital: A Love Story

Platform: Windows, Mac OS X, Linux

Genre: Visual novel, Mystery, Romance

Dogfight 1951

Dogfight 1951

Platform: iOS

Genre: Aeroplane dog-fighting

Just Dance 2

Platform: Wii

Genre: Rhythm

Publisher: Ubisoft

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