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Thursday 31 December 2009

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It was Thursday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic). In that special week of December people in US were listening to TiK ToK by Ke$ha. Magic, directed by Robert Davi, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2009 while Going Rogue: An American Life by Sarah Palin was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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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 ?

Magic

Directed by: Robert Davi

Starring: Leo Grillo, Sammi Hanratty, Lori Heuring

Country: United States

Sherlock Holmes

Directed by: Guy Ritchie

Starring: Robert Downey Jr., Jude Law, Rachel McAdams

Country: United States

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3 Idiots

Directed by: Rajkumar Hirani

Starring: Aamir Khan, Madhavan, Mona Singh

Country: United States

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Avatar

Directed by: James Cameron

Starring: Sam Worthington, Zoe Saldana, Sigourney Weaver

Country: United States

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The Lovely Bones

Directed by: Peter Jackson

Starring: Rachel Weisz, Mark Wahlberg, Saoirse Ronan

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

The Neon Tiki Tribe Series

Starring: Colt Clark

Country: United States

Reel Rock Film Tour

Starring: Alex Honnold, Dean Potter, Ueli Steck, Daniel Woods

Country: United States

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Fake or Fortune?

Starring: Fiona Bruce, Philip Mould

Country: United Kingdom

The World from Above

Starring: Richard Mervyn

Country: United States

NSFW Show

Starring: Brian Brushwood, Justin Robert Young

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 31 December 2009 ?

Holidays:
  • New Year's Eve on the Gregorian Calendar.
Famous Birthdays:
See famous people born on 31 December
Facts:
  • A High Court in Malaysia rules that the country's Christians have a constitutional right to use the word ''Allah'' in reference to God, declaring the government's ban on the use of ''Allah'' by non-Muslims as unconstitutional. (''BBC News'')
  • Former Catholic Primate of All Ireland Cardinal Cahal Daly, ampquotthe hierarchy's foremost theologian and its most trenchant critic of politically-inspired violenceampquot, dies in Belfast aged 92. (Reuters)
  • Senegalese President Abdoulaye Wade issues an apology to ampquothumiliatedampquot Christians for comparing an ampquotidolatrousampquot statue to Jesus Christ. (''Daily Nation'')
  • Two French journalists and their translator are kidnapped in Kapisa Province, Afghanistan. (Radio Netherlands Worldwide)
  • The Government of Serbia decides to sue Croatia for genocide before the International Court of Justice. (B92)

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of December 2009 ?

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CD and DVD Birthday Cards

CD and DVD Birthday Cards

CD and DVD cards from 31 December 2009 to enjoy the time of your life

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in December 2009?

  • Time: Illustration of Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.11375
  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.10821083

Books

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

Going Rogue: An American Life

By: Sarah Palin

Going Rogue is the #1 New York Times bestselling memoir from Sarah Palin, one of America’s most beloved and controversial political figures. Now with new material, Going Rogue offers plain talk from a true American original about her life, her ...

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New Moon

By: Stephenie Meyer

Legions of readers entranced by Twilight are hungry for more and they won't be disappointed. In New Moon, Stephenie Meyer delivers another irresistible combination of romance and suspense with a supernatural twist.

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Eclipse

By: Stephenie Meyer

Readers captivated by Twilight and New Moon will eagerly devour the paperback edition Eclipse, the third book in Stephenie Meyer's riveting vampire love saga. As Seattle is ravaged by a string of mysterious killings and a malicious vampire continues her ...

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The Lost Symbol

By: Dan Brown

Famed Harvard symbologist Robert Langdon answers an unexpected summons to appear at the U.S. Capitol Building. His planned lecture is interrupted when a disturbing object—artfully encoded with five symbols—is discovered in the building.

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Birthday and personalized Football books

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Cobra 11: Highway Nights (Crash Time III)

Cobra 11: Highway Nights (Crash Time III)

Platform: Microsoft Windows, Xbox 360

Genre: Racing

Publisher: EU RTL; NA Zoo Games

Alien Breed: Evolution

Alien Breed: Evolution

Platform: Microsoft Windows PlayStation 3 Xbox 360

Genre: Isometric shooter, survival horror

Publisher: Team17

Arc Rise Fantasia

Platform: Wii

Genre: Role-playing video game

Publisher: JP Marvelous Entertainment; NA Ignition Entertainment

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Art Style: BOXLIFE

Art Style: BOXLIFE

Platform: Nintendo DSi (DSiWare)

Genre: Puzzle game

Publisher: Nintendo

Comet Crash

Comet Crash

Platform: PlayStation Network

Genre: Tower defense

Publisher: Pelfast


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