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Wednesday 24 October 2012

2012-10-24

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Scorpio. 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 24 October 2012 ?

Holidays:
  • Also see October 24 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • In The Fellowship of the Ring, by J.R.R. Tolkien, the date is mentioned to Frodo Baggins by Gandalf upon his waking in Rivendell.
  • Discordianism - Maladay
  • Zambia - Independence Day (1964)
  • R.C. Saints - optional memorial of Antonio Maria Claret
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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. Taylor Swift - I Knew You Were Trouble
  4. Fun. - Some Nights
  5. Taylor Swift - We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together
  6. As Long As You Love Me - Justin Bieber
  7. Alex Clare - Too Close
  8. Ke$ha - Die Young
  9. Blow Me (One Last Kiss) - P!nk
  10. Owl City - Good Time

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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 ?

Angry Birds Star Wars

Platform: Android, iOS, BlackBerry 10,[1] Windows Phone, Microsoft Windows, Windows 8, OS X, Facebook, BlackBerry Tablet OS, Xbox 360, Xbox One, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita, Wii, Wii U, Ninte

Genre: Puzzle

Publisher: Rovio Entertainment (in conjunction with LucasArts), Activision (PS3/PS4/Vita/X360/Xbox One/Wii/Wii U/3DS)

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Anna

Platform: Microsoft Windows, OS X, Linux, Xbox 360, PlayStation 3

Genre: Puzzle game

Publisher: Kalypso Media

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Autumn Dynasty

Autumn Dynasty

Platform: iOS,[1] Android,[2] BlackBerry

Dungelot

Dungelot

Platform: iOS, Android

Genre: Roguelike

Endgame: Syria

Endgame: Syria

Platform: HTML5, Android

Genre: Trading card game newsgame


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