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Friday 24 April 2009

2009-04-24

It was Friday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic). In that special week of April people in US were listening to Boom Boom Pow by The Black Eyed Peas. Ghosts of Girlfriends Past, directed by Mark Waters, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2009 while Twilight by Stephenie Meyer 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 30 days ?

Ghosts of Girlfriends Past

Directed by: Mark Waters

Starring: Matthew McConaughey, Jennifer Garner, Emma Stone

Country: United States

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X-Men Origins: Wolverine

Directed by: Gavin Hood

Starring: Hugh Jackman, Liev Schreiber, Ryan Reynolds

Country: United States

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17 Again

Directed by: Burr Steers

Starring: Zac Efron, Matthew Perry, Leslie Mann

Country: United States

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Sebastiane

Directed by: Paul Humfress

Starring: Barney James, Neil Kennedy, Leonardo Treviglio

Country: United States

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Star Trek

Directed by: J.J. Abrams

Starring: Chris Pine, Zachary Quinto, Simon Pegg

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last 30 days ?

Nemesis

Starring: Xiomara Cintron

Country: United States

Think Hero TV

Starring: Kristen Nedopak

Country: United States

Stranger Among Bears

Starring: Michael Brandon, Richard Terry, Charlie Vandergaw

Country: United States

Wainwright Walks: Coast to Coast

Starring: Julia Bradbury, Nik Wood Jones

Country: United Kingdom

The Golf Fix

Starring: Michael Breed

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 24 April 2009 ?

Holidays:
  • Saint Alexander (died 178)
  • Genocide Remembrance Day in Armenia.
  • Republic Day in The Gambia (1970).
  • Newman's Day.
  • 24-Hour Comics Day.
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
  • John Michell: British writer, a New Age pioneer and author of the "The View Over Atlantis," along with other books on earth mysteries.
Facts:
  • The World Health Organization expresses concern at the spread of influenza from Mexico and the United States to other countries.ref name=quotwho_statement_2009-04-25quot International cases and resulting deaths are confirmed.
  • Swine influenza kills at least 68 people and infects at least 1,000 more in Mexico. (CNN)
  • A suicide attack kills at least 60 people and injures 125 more in Baghdad, Iraq. (Reuters)
  • Two American Current TV journalists will be tried on criminal charges in North Korea. (Sky News)
  • Northern Mariana Islands Lieutenant Governor Timothy P. Villagomez is convicted of fraud, wire fraud, and bribery. (''Saipan Tribune'')

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in April 2009?

  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.10441045
  • Time: A U.S. soldier smokes a cigarette in Afghanistan
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.11186

Books

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

Twilight

By: Stephenie Meyer

Isabella Swan's move to Forks, a small, perpetually rainy town in Washington, could have been the most boring move she ever made. But once she meets the mysterious and alluring Edward Cullen, Isabella's life takes a thrilling and terrifying turn.

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New Moon

By: Stephenie Meyer

Legions of readers entranced by Twilight are hungry for more and they won't be disappointed. In New Moon, Stephenie Meyer delivers another irresistible combination of romance and suspense with a supernatural twist.

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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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Act Like a Lady, Think Like a Man

By: Steve Harve

Subtitle: ?€œWhat Men Really Think About Love, Relationships, Intimacy, and Commitment?€?; movie. (H, Amistad)

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Anno: Create a New World

Platform: Nintendo DS, Wii

Genre: City-building, Real-time strategy

Publisher: Ubisoft

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BlazBlue: Continuum Shift

Platform: Arcade PlayStation 3 Xbox 360 Windows

Genre: Fighting game

Publisher: JP Arc System Works; NA Aksys Games; EU Arc System Works UK

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Boom Blox Bash Party

Platform: Wii

Genre: Puzzle, party game

Publisher: Electronic Arts

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Conga Bugs

Conga Bugs

Platform: PC

Genre: Puzzle

Publisher: GameTantra

Dragon Ball Z: Attack of the Saiyans

Dragon Ball Z: Attack of the Saiyans

Platform: Nintendo DS

Genre: Role-playing

Publisher: NA Namco Bandai; JP / EU / AUS Bandai


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