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Friday 26 February 2010

2010-02-26

It was Friday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic). In that special week of February people in US were listening to TiK ToK by Ke$ha. Alice in Wonderland, directed by Tim Burton, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2010 while Dear John by Nicholas Sparks 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 ?

Alice in Wonderland

Directed by: Tim Burton

Starring: Mia Wasikowska, Johnny Depp, Helena Bonham Carter

Country: United States

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Remember Me

Directed by: Allen Coulter

Starring: Robert Pattinson, Emilie de Ravin, Caitlyn Rund

Country: United States

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Le silence de la mer

Directed by: Jean-Pierre Melville

Starring: Howard Vernon, Nicole Stphane, Jean-Marie Robain

Country: United States

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Shutter Island

Directed by: Martin Scorsese

Starring: Leonardo DiCaprio, Emily Mortimer, Mark Ruffalo

Country: United States

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Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief

Directed by: Chris Columbus

Starring: Logan Lerman, Kevin McKidd, Steve Coogan

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

Going Deep

Starring: Kassem Gharaibeh

Country: United States

Julie & Brandy: In Your Box Office

Starring: Julie Goldman, Brandy Howard

Country: United States

SciGirls

Starring: Lara Jill Miller

Country: United States

Pretty the Series

Starring: Dee Freeman, Stace McQueen, Sam Pancake, Terri Simmons

Country: United States

Ashen's Tech Dump

Starring: Stuart Ashen

Country: United Kingdom

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 26 February 2010 ?

Holidays:
  • Bah�'f Faith - February 26, Day 1 of Ayy�m-i-H� (Intercalary Days) - days in the Bah�'f calendar devoted to service and gift giving.
  • Blessed Edigna
  • Saint Mechtild (d. 1154)
  • Blessed Leo of Furnes (d. 1163)
  • Saint Victor
Famous Birthdays:
See famous people born on 26 February
Famous Deaths:
  • Nujabes : Japanese hip hop producer (Born 1974).
Facts:
  • Kim Yu-Na , Korean figure skater,won the gold medal with new world record in both short programme and free skate with the total of 228.56 , which is another world record in the total score , becoming the first South Korean skater to medal in any discipline of figure skating at the Olympic Games. Kim's gold medal was South Korea's first medal at the Winter Olympics. (BBC)
  • A girls' boarding school dormitory in KwaZulu-Natal is shut down due to widespread lesbian activity. (BBC)
  • Wang Meng wins her third gold medal in the 1,000 meters short track at Vancouver to become China's first winter Olympian to win three gold medals at one Games and give China all the women's titles. (''China Daily'')
  • Brazilian police investigate after a newborn baby dies while two doctors argue during the mother's labour in a Ivinhema hospital. (''The Irish Times'')
  • The Organization of American States (OAS) Inter-American Commission on Human Rights (IACHR) issued a 300-page report on democracy and human rights in Venezuela under Hugo Chávez. (''The Washington Post'')

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of February 2010 ?

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CD and DVD Birthday Cards

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in February 2010?

  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.1091
  • Time: Three generations of women from the same family
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.11387

Books

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

Dear John

By: Nicholas Sparks

An angry rebel, John dropped out of school and enlisted in the Army, not knowing what else to do with his life--until he meets the girl of his dreams, Savannah.

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The Last Song

By: Nicholas Sparks

Seventeen year old Veronica "Ronnie" Miller's life was turned upside-down when her parents divorced and her father moved from New York City to Wrightsville Beach, North Carolina.

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Percy Jackson and the Olympians, Book 1: The Lightning Thief

By: Rick Riordan

Percy Jackson and the Olympians, Book One: Lightning Thief, The

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Worst Case

By: James Patterson, Michael Ledwidge

One by one, children of New York's wealthiest are taken hostage. But the criminal doesn't crave money or power--he only wants to ask the elite if they know the price others pay for their luxurious lifestyles.

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Remember when

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Car Town

Car Town

Platform: Facebook Mega Platform, iOS

Genre: Simulation, Racing

Command Ops: Battles from the Bulge

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Computer Wargame

Publisher: Matrix Games

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Cosmos X2

Cosmos X2

Platform: Nintendo DSi (DSiWare)

Genre: Shoot 'em up

Publisher: Saturnine Games

Darksiders

Genre: Action role-playing, hack and slash

Publisher: THQ

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Def Jam Rapstar

Platform: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Wii

Genre: Music, Simulation, Rap

Publisher: Konami

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Tell the world why 26 February 2010 is such a special date for you!