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Thursday 1 July 2010

It was Thursday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic). In that special week of July people in US were listening to California Gurls by Katy Perry. The Last Airbender, directed by M. Night Shyamalan, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2010 while The Short Second Life of Bree Tanner by Stephenie Meyer was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Ghostbreakers. If you liked videogames you were probably playing And Yet It Moves or 2XL TrophyLite Rally.
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

The Last Airbender

Directed by: M. Night Shyamalan

Starring: Noah Ringer, Nicola Peltz, Jackson Rathbone

Country: United States

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Despicable Me

Directed by: Pierre Coffin

Starring: Steve Carell, Jason Segel, Russell Brand

Country: United States

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Grown Ups

Directed by: Dennis Dugan

Starring: Adam Sandler, Salma Hayek, Kevin James

Country: United States

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Diary of a Lost Girl

Directed by: Georg Wilhelm Pabst

Starring: Louise Brooks, Josef Rovensk, Fritz Rasp

Country: United States

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Toy Story 3

Directed by: Lee Unkrich

Starring: Tom Hanks, Tim Allen, Joan Cusack

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

The Squad: Prison Police

Country: United States

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Aerial America

Starring: Jim Conrad

Country: United States

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Through the Wormhole

Starring: Morgan Freeman

Country: United States

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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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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 1 July 2010 ?

  • Canada Day (formerly Dominion Day) - national holiday of Canada. Moving Day in the province of QuTbec
  • 1899 - Indiana Jones's birthday.
  • In Bulgaria, there is a tradition called July Morning dating from the hippy period in 1980s and maybe as far back as the 1970s. Young (and not so young) people from all over the country travel (often hitchhike) to the Black Sea coast to meet the first sun rays on the 1st of July. Naturally Uriah Heep's July Morning is the main refrain. Although the tradition is linked to the hippy movement in America, it is still popular in Bulgaria. Strangely, it seems that there is no such tradition in other
  • Surinam Keti Koti (Breaking of Chains) Day of Liberty; On July 1, 1863 slavery was abolished.
  • Memorial Day in the province of Newfoundland and Labrador.
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Famous Deaths:
  • Deepwater Horizon oil spill
  • According to recent estimates, the Deepwater Horizon oil spill has overtaken Ixtoc I in volume to become the United States' worst oceanic oil spill in recorded history. (''USA Today'')
  • Animal welfare groups sue BP for burning endangered sea turtles and ask the court to stop the controlled burning of spilled oil in the Gulf of Mexico, claiming BP is violating the Endangered Species Act and other laws. (''The Australian'')
  • Israeli-Palestinian conflict:
  • In response to a rocket attack on southern Israel, Israeli airforce jets strike several targets in Gaza overnight, including Yasser Arafat International Airport, a weapons manufacturing facility and an infiltration tunnel into Israel. (''The Jerusalem Post'')

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

The Short Second Life of Bree Tanner

By: Stephenie Meyer

Fans of The Twilight Saga will be enthralled by this riveting story of Bree Tanner, a character first introduced in Eclipse, and the darker side of the newborn vampire world she inhabits.

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Change Your Brain, Change Your Body

By: Daniel G. Amen

The key to a better body—in shape, energized, and youthful—is a healthy brain. Based on the latest medical research, as well as on Dr.

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Medium Raw

By: Anthony Bourdain

Medium Raw marks the return of the inimitable Anthony Bourdain, author of the blockbuster bestseller Kitchen Confidential and three-time Emmy Award-nominated host of No Reservations on TV’s Travel Channel.

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By: Malcolm Gladwell

In this stunning new book, Malcolm Gladwell takes us on an intellectual journey through the world of "outliers"--the best and the brightest, the most famous and the most successful.

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

And Yet It Moves

And Yet It Moves

Platform: Microsoft Windows, Mac OS X, Linux, WiiWare, Onlive

Genre: Platform, puzzle

Publisher: Broken Rules

2XL TrophyLite Rally

2XL TrophyLite Rally

Platform: iOS

Genre: Racing game

BlayzBloo: Super Melee Brawlers Battle Royale

BlayzBloo: Super Melee Brawlers Battle Royale

Platform: Nintendo DSi

Genre: Fighting game

Publisher: Arc System Works

CSI: Crime City

CSI: Crime City

Platform: Facebook

Genre: Adventure

Publisher: Ubisoft

Iron Man 2

Platform: PlayStation 3 Wii, Xbox 360 PlayStation Portable Nintendo DS, iOS BlackBerry PlayBook

Genre: Action-adventure

Publisher: Sega Gameloft (iOS, BlackBerry)

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