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Monday 24 December 2012

2012-12-24

It was Monday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic). In that special week of December people in US were listening to Locked Out Of Heaven by Bruno Mars. The Millionaire Tour, directed by Inon Shampanier, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2012 while Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Third Wheel by Jeff Kinne 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 ?

The Millionaire Tour

Directed by: Inon Shampanier

Starring: Dominic Monaghan, Jordan Belfi, Rick Gomez

Country: United States

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The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey

Directed by: Peter Jackson

Starring: Martin Freeman, Ian McKellen, Richard Armitage

Country: United States

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The Great Silence

Directed by: Sergio Corbucci

Starring: Jean-Louis Trintignant, Klaus Kinski, Frank Wolff

Country: United States

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Vampyr

Directed by: Carl Th. Dreyer

Starring: Julian West, Maurice Schutz, Rena Mandel

Country: United States

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The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 2

Directed by: Bill Condon

Starring: Kristen Stewart, Robert Pattinson, Taylor Lautner

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

@TheBar

Starring: Sam Brilhart, Merrill Capps, Heather Hudson, Amy Jennings

Country: United States

The Slow Mo Guys

Starring: Gavin Free, Dan Gruchy, Freddie Wong

Country: United Kingdom

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The Untold History of the United States

Starring: Oliver Stone, Alan Shearman, Jim Ward, André Sogliuzzo

Country: United States

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The Man

Starring: Meredith Molinari

Country: United States

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On Cinema

Starring: Gregg Turkington, Tim Heidecker

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 24 December 2012 ?

Holidays:
  • December 24 is celebrated as the day before Christmas, thus called Christmas Eve.
  • It is the day when food is traditionally set out for Santa Claus and his reindeer. Children around the world are urged to go to bed early so they are not awake when he arrives.
  • In Hungary, Finland, Denmark, Sweden, Iceland, Norway, the Czech Republic and Slovakia among others, this is the day that presents are exchanged and opened.
  • The Declaration of Christmas Peace takes place in the Old Great Square of Turku, Finland's official Christmas City, according to old traditions dating back to the Middle Ages.
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Music Charts

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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 ?

Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Third Wheel

By: Jeff Kinne

Youth: Greg's life is turned upside down when his school has a Valentine's Day dance and he has a date but his friend Rowley doesn't. (H, Amulet Books)

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Threat Vector

By: Tom Clancy, Mark Greane

President Jack Ryan must thwart a plan by China to invade Taiwan. (H, Putnam Adult)

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Proof of Heaven

By: Eben Alexander

The #1 New York Times bestselling account of a neurosurgeon's own near-death experience. Thousands of people have had near-death experiences, but scientists have argued that they are impossible.

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Threat Vector

By: Tom Clancy with Mark Greaney

Jack Ryan has only just moved back into the Oval Office when he is faced with a new international threat. An aborted coup in the People's Republic of China has left President Wei Zhen Lin with no choice but to ...

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Labyrinth no Kanata

Platform: Nintendo 3DS

Genre: Action role-playing game Dungeon crawl

Publisher: Konami

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The Book of Unwritten Tales: The Critter Chronicles

Platform: Windows, Mac OS X, Linux

Genre: Adventure

Publisher: Nordic Games

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Closure

Platform: Mac, Microsoft Windows, PlayStation Network, Linux

Genre: Puzzle/Platformer

Publisher: Eyebrow Interactive

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Lego Batman 2: DC Super Heroes

Platform: Android; iOS; Microsoft Windows; Nintendo 3DS; Nintendo DS; OS X; PlayStation 3; PlayStation Vita; Wii; Wii U; Xbox 360

Genre: Action-adventure

Publisher: Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment; Feral Interactive (OS X)

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Gotham City Impostors

Gotham City Impostors

Platform: Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360

Genre: First-person shooter

Publisher: Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment


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