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Tuesday 24 July 2012

2012-07-24

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic). In that special week of July people in US were listening to Call Me Maybe by Carly Rae Jepsen. The Bourne Legacy, directed by Tony Gilroy, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2012 while Fifty Shades of Grey by E L James 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 ?

The Bourne Legacy

Directed by: Tony Gilroy

Starring: Jeremy Renner, Rachel Weisz, Edward Norton

Country: United States

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Step Up Revolution

Directed by: Scott Speer

Starring: Kathryn McCormick, Ryan Guzman, Cleopatra Coleman

Country: United States

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The Watch

Directed by: Akiva Schaffer

Starring: Ben Stiller, Vince Vaughn, Jonah Hill

Country: United States

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The Dark Knight Rises

Directed by: Christopher Nolan

Starring: Christian Bale, Tom Hardy, Anne Hathaway

Country: United States

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Ice Age: Continental Drift

Directed by: Steve Martino

Starring: Ray Romano, Denis Leary, John Leguizamo

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

Game Grumps

Written by: Arin Hanson, Jon Jafari

Starring: Arin Hanson, Dan Avidan

Country: United States

Alec in WILDerland

Starring: Alec J. Fischer

Country: United States

Jaffa Factory

Starring: Lewis Brindley, Duncan Jones, Simon Lane, Chris Lovasz

Country: United Kingdom

Gravity Falls

Written by: Alex Hirsch

Starring: Jason Ritter, Alex Hirsch, Kristen Schaal, Linda Cardellini

Country: United States

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The Joey+Rory Show

Starring: Heidi Feek, Joey Feek, Rory Feek, Marcy Gary

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 24 July 2012 ?

Holidays:
  • Utah - Pioneer Day (1847)
  • St. Ruffin
  • St. Wulfhad
  • St. David
  • St. Romanus, 2nd bishop of Rochester.
Famous Birthdays:
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Facts:
  • Hong Kong and China's Guangdong Province is hit by Category 4 Typhoon Vicente, resulting in scores of people injured, cancellation of flights and closure of businesses. (AAP via ''Herald Sun'')
  • Four barrels containing 248 human fetuses are found in a forest in Russia's Sverdlovsk region. (''USA Today'')
  • A man with a gun crawls beneath a dock and enters the grounds of the University of Connecticut's Avery Point campus. The man later commits suicide. (MSNBC)
  • Britain's Crown Prosecution Service confirms that eight people, including Andy Coulson and Rebekah Brooks, will face charges relating to the News International phone hacking scandal. (BBC)
  • The President of Ghana, John Atta Mills, dies and is replaced by Vice-President John Dramani Mahama. (Reuters)

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Magazine Covers

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Books

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

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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Gone Girl

By: Gillian Flynn

THE #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLEROn a warm summer morning in North Carthage, Missouri, it is Nick and Amy Dunne’s fifth wedding anniversary. Presents are being wrapped and reservations are being made when Nick’s clever and beautiful wife disappears.

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Mockingjay

By: Suzanne Collins

The third book in Suzanne Collins's phenomenal and worldwide bestselling Hunger Games trilogy is now available in paperback."My name is Katniss Everdeen. Why am I not dead? I should be dead."Katniss

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The Next Best Thing

By: Jennifer Weiner

Blockbuster #1 New York Times bestselling author Jennifer Weiner returns with an irresistible story about a young woman trying to make it in Hollywood…At three years old, Ruth Saunders miraculously survives the car crash that takes her parents’ lives on ...

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Ace of Spades

Platform: Windows, Mac

Genre: First-person shooter, sandbox

Publisher: Jagex

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Asura's Wrath

Platform: PlayStation 3 Xbox 360

Genre: Action, beat 'em up

Publisher: Capcom

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Caverns of Minos

Caverns of Minos

Platform: iOS

Genre: Scrolling shooter

Publisher: Llamasoft

Demons’ Score

Demons’ Score

Platform: iOS Android, PS Vita, PS Vita TV

Genre: Rhythm action game

Publisher: Square Enix

Emperors SaGa

Emperors SaGa

Platform: GREE Mobage NTT DoCoMo

Publisher: Square Enix


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