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Wednesday 26 May 2010

2010-05-26

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic). In that special week of May people in US were listening to OMG by Usher. Killers, directed by Robert Luketic, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2010 while Dead in the Family by Charlaine Harris was one of the best selling books.
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Old Newspapers

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Killers

Directed by: Robert Luketic

Starring: Katherine Heigl, Ashton Kutcher, Tom Selleck

Country: United States

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Robin Hood

Directed by: Ridley Scott

Starring: Russell Crowe, Cate Blanchett, Matthew Macfadyen

Country: United States

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Iron Man 2

Directed by: Jon Favreau

Starring: Robert Downey Jr., Mickey Rourke, Gwyneth Paltrow

Country: United States

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The Story of the Fox

Directed by: Irene Starewicz

Starring: Claude Dauphin, Romain Bouquet, Sylvain Itkine

Country: United States

Clash of the Titans

Directed by: Louis Leterrier

Starring: Sam Worthington, Liam Neeson, Ralph Fiennes

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

Awkward Embraces

Starring: Jessica Mills, Lyndsey Doolen, Candis Phlegm

Country: United States

Check It Out! with Dr. Steve Brule

Written by: Tim Heidecker, John C. Reilly, Eric Wareheim

Starring: John C. Reilly, Carol Kraft

Country: United States

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How the Universe Works

Starring: Mike Rowe, Michelle Thaller, Hakeem Oluseyi, Phil Plait

Country: United States

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Venice Boulevard

Starring: Andre Boyer, CJ Johnson, Channing Ross

Country: United States

We Are with the Band

Starring: Heleya de Barros, Vivian Kerr, Jules Willcox, Gabriel Oliva

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 26 May 2010 ?

Holidays:
  • Saint Germain of Paris
  • Blessed Pieter of Ter Duinen
  • Saint William of Aquitaine
  • Saint Simitrius
  • Saint Philip Neri (died 1595)
Famous Birthdays:
See famous people born on 26 May
Famous Deaths:
  • Jarvis Williams: American athlete, a pro football player, he played with the Miami Dolphins (1988 to 1993) and the New York Giants (1994).
  • Jean Constantin: French singer and songwriter, the composer of more than 300 songs.
  • Art Linkletter: Canadian entertainer.
  • Matt Hughes: American wrestler and mixed martial artist.
  • Michael H Jordan: businessman and former CEO PepsiCo and CBS Corporation (Born 1936).
Facts:
  • NASA's Atlantis space shuttle lands at the Kennedy Space Center in Florida after completing its 32nd and likely final mission, delivering a Russian module and spare equipment to the International Space Station.
  • More than 80 students are sickened in a girls' school in Kunduz, Afghanistan, in a poison gas attack suspected to have been carried out by Taliban assailants whose version of Islam is opposed to girls being educated. (''USA Today'')
  • International Criminal Court judges tell the UN Security Council that the Sudanese government is protecting suspects wanted for war crimes in Darfur instead of arresting them to face trial. (''The Globe and Mail'')
  • Jamaican police arrest more than 500 people after an unsuccessful attempt to arrest a suspected drug kingpin in Kingston, the capital, results in violence that leaves at least 44 people dead. (BBC)
  • Two of Ethiopia's main opposition leaders call for a rerun of Sunday's elections won by Western-backed Meles Zenawi. They say the elections were not free and fair and that two politicians were killed by security forces. (Reuters)

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Time: Elizabeth Warren, Mary Schapiro and Sheila Bair
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.11425
  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.1103

Books

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

Dead in the Family

By: Charlaine Harris

After enduring torture and the loss of loved ones during the brief but deadly Fae War, Sookie Stackhouse is hurt and she's mad. Just about the only bright spot in her life is the love she thinks she feels for ...

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Spoken From the Heart

By: Laura Bush

In this brave, beautiful, and deeply personal memoir, Laura Bush, one of our most beloved and private first ladies, tells her own extraordinary story.Born in the boom-and-bust oil town of Midland, Texas, Laura Welch grew up as an only child ...

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Savor the Moment

By: Nora Roberts

New love takes the cake in the third novel in #1 New York Times bestselling author Nora Roberts's Bride Quartet.Wedding baker Laurel McBane is surrounded by romance working at Vows wedding planning company with her best friends Parker, Emma, and ...

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The Kane Chronicles, Book 1: The Red Pyramid

By: Rick Riordan

Since their mother's death, Carter and Sadie have become near strangers. While Sadie has lived with her grandparents in London, her brother has traveled the world with their father, the brilliant Egyptologist, Dr.

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Avalon Heroes

Avalon Heroes

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: MOBA

Publisher: alaplaya

Ben 10: Ultimate Alien-Cosmic Destruction

Platform: PlayStation 3 PlayStation 2 PlayStation Portable Xbox 360 Nintendo DS Wii

Genre: Action-adventure game

Publisher: D3 Publisher

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Disney Sing It: Family Hits

Platform: PlayStation 3, Wii

Genre: Karaoke

Publisher: Disney Interactive Studios

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DogFighter

Platform: PC

Genre: Vehicular combat Combat flight simulator Third-person shooter

Publisher: Dark Water Studios

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Marvel Pinball

Platform: Xbox 360 (XBLA), PlayStation 3 (PSN), Android, Nintendo 3DS, iOS, PlayStation Vita, Wii U, PC

Genre: Pinball

Publisher: Microsoft Studios, Sony Computer Entertainment, Zen Studios

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