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Sunday 29 August 2010

2010-08-29

It was Sunday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic). In that special week of August people in US were listening to Love The Way You Lie by Eminem. Black Swan, directed by Darren Aronofsky, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2010 while Eat, Pray, Love by Elizabeth Gilbert 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 ?

Black Swan

Directed by: Darren Aronofsky

Starring: Natalie Portman, Mila Kunis, Vincent Cassel

Country: United States

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127 Hours

Directed by: Danny Boyle

Starring: James Franco, Amber Tamblyn, Kate Mara

Country: United States

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Machete

Directed by: Ethan Maniquis

Starring: Danny Trejo, Michelle Rodriguez, Robert De Niro

Country: United States

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Never Let Me Go

Directed by: Mark Romanek

Starring: Keira Knightley, Carey Mulligan, Andrew Garfield

Country: United States

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Piranha

Directed by: Alexandre Aja

Starring: Elisabeth Shue, Jerry O'Connell, Richard Dreyfuss

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

JonTron

Written by: Jon Jafari

Starring: Jon Jafari, Jacques

Country: United States

Project Hollywood

Starring: Jason Etter, Shaun Lavery, Amy McRoberts, Mark Nager

Country: United States

Beer and Board Games

Written by: Matt Sloan, Aaron Yonda, Andrew Yonda

Starring: Aaron Yonda, Matt Sloan, Adam Koralik

Country: United States

After Hours

Written by: Daniel O'Brien, Jack O'Brien

Starring: Daniel O'Brien, Katie Willert, Soren Bowie, Michael Swaim

Country: United States

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The Potion Master's Corner

Starring: Joe Moses

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 29 August 2010 ?

Holidays:
  • The first day of Thoth - which is the first day of the Egyptian calendar. Thoth is the Ibis-headed god of knowledge.
  • Slovakia - Slovak National Uprising Day (1944, against the Nazis)
  • Eastern Orthodox Christianity and Roman Catholic Church commemorate the beheading of John the Baptist with a feast day
  • 1997 - Judgment Day, from the movie Terminator 2: Judgment Day
  • Official Yakiniku Day in Japan as proclaimed by the All Japan Yakiniku Association.
Famous Birthdays:
See famous people born on 29 August
Facts:
  • Eighty thousand people rally in Hong Kong after last week's fatal tourist coach hijacking hostage crisis in the Philippines. (''The Independent'')
  • At least 19 people are killed in a fire fight between President of Chechnya Ramzan Kadyrov's personal guards and protesters in Tsentoroi. (Aljazeera)
  • A Palestinian man is killed by the collapse of a smuggling tunnel under the border between Egypt and the Gaza Strip. (AFP via Google News)
  • Afghanistan
  • 7 American soldiers are killed in fighting in Afghanistan over the weekend. (AP via MSNBC)

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Books

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

Eat, Pray, Love

By: Elizabeth Gilbert

The 10th anniversary edition of one of the most iconic, beloved, and bestselling books of our time.Elizabeth Gilbert’s Eat Pray Love touched the world and changed countless lives, inspiring and empowering millions of readers to search for their own best ...

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The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo

By: Stieg Larsson

The Girl in the Spider’s Web, the new book in the Millennium Series, is available now!Murder mystery, family saga, love story, and financial intrigue combine into one satisfyingly complex and entertainingly atmospheric novel.Harriet

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The Girl Who Played With Fire

By: Stieg Larsson

Part blistering espionage thriller, part riveting police procedural, and part piercing exposé on social injustice, this second book in the Millennium series is a masterful, endlessly satisfying novel.

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The Postcard Killers

By: James Patterson, Liza Marklund

Paris is stunning in the summerNYPD detective Jacob Kanon is on a tour of Europe's most gorgeous cities. But the sights aren't what draw him--he sees each museum, each cathedral, and each cafe through the eyes of his daughter's killer.The

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Karate Champ

Platform: Arcade, Virtual Console, PS4(Arcade Archives)

Genre: Fighting

Publisher: Data East

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Airport Mania

Platform: PC, WiiWare, DSiWare, Mac, iPhone, Android

Genre: Time Management

Publisher: Reflexive Entertainment, Lemon Games (WiiWare/DSiWare)

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Bomberman Live: Battlefest

Bomberman Live: Battlefest

Platform: Xbox Live Arcade

Genre: Action game

Publisher: Hudson Soft

Dragon Ball: Origins 2

Platform: Nintendo DS

Genre: Action-adventure

Publisher: Bandai

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X-Men

Platform: Arcade, PlayStation Network, Xbox Live Arcade, iOS, Android

Genre: Beat 'em up

Publisher: Konami

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