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Sunday 21 October 2012

2012-10-21

It was Sunday, 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 Heroes of Olympus: The Mark of Athena by Rick Riordan 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 ?

Richard E. Grant's Hotel Secrets

Starring: Richard E. Grant

Country: United Kingdom

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

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 21 October 2012 ?

Holidays:
  • Republic of China - Overseas Chinese Day
  • French Republican Calendar - Tonneau (Barrel) Day, thirtieth day in the Month of VendTmiaire
  • In the comic novel Good Omens by Neil Gaiman and Terry Pratchett, the Earth was born on this day in 4004 BC, within a quarter of an hour of 9 in the morning. This was supposedly because God liked to get things over with early.
  • R.C. saints - Saint Ursula and her 11 (or 11000) virgins; Saint Hilarion
  • Trafalgar Day ? celebrated throughout much of the British Empire in the 19th and early 20th Century.
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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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CD and DVD Birthday Cards

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Magazine Covers

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Books

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

Heroes of Olympus: The Mark of Athena

By: Rick Riordan

In The Son of Neptune, Percy, Hazel, and Frank met in Camp Jupiter, the Roman equivalent of Camp Halfblood, and traveled to the land beyond the gods to complete a dangerous quest.

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Killing Kennedy: The End of Camelot

By: Bill O'Reilly, Martin Dugard

A riveting historical narrative of the shocking events surrounding the assassination of John F. Kennedy, and the follow-up to mega-bestselling author Bill O'Reilly's Killing Lincoln. More than a million readers have thrilled to Bill O'Reilly's Killing Lincoln, the page-turning work ...

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NYPD Red

By: James Patterson, Marshall Karp

NYPD Red is a special task force charged with protecting the interests of Manhattan's wealthiest and most powerful citizens. When a world-famous movie producer is poisoned on the first day of a Manhattan film festival called Hollywood on the Hudson, ...

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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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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Atelier Ayesha: The Alchemist of Dusk

Platform: PlayStation 3, PlayStation Vita

Genre: Role-playing

Publisher: JP Gust Co. Ltd.; WW Koei Tecmo

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Bad Piggies

Platform: Android, iOS, Windows, Mac OS X, BlackBerry 10, Windows Phone

Genre: Puzzle

Publisher: Rovio Entertainment

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Dragon Ball Z: For Kinect

Platform: Xbox 360

Genre: Fighting

Publisher: Bandai

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Dungeon Village

Dungeon Village

Platform: Android, iOS

Genre: Simulation

Etrian Odyssey IV: Legends of the Titan

Platform: Nintendo 3DS

Genre: Role-playing

Publisher: EU NIS America

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