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Wednesday 2 May 2012

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Taurus (see planets position on May 2, 2012). The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic). In that special week of May people in US were listening to Somebody That I Used To Know by Gotye. Stash House, directed by Eduardo Rodriguez, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2012 while The Lost Years by Mary Higgins Clark was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Satyamev Jayate. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Deadlight or Blast-A-Way.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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What the sky looked like on 2 May 2012

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Movies

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

Stash House

Directed by: Eduardo Rodriguez

Starring: Sean Faris, Briana Evigan, Dolph Lundgren, Jon Huertas

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House on the Hill

Directed by: Jeff Frentzen

Starring: Naidra Dawn Thomson, Shannon Leade, Stephen A.F. Day, Sam Leung

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Piggy

Directed by: Kieron Hawkes

Starring: Paul Anderson, Ed Skrein, Josh Herdman, Martin Compston

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Dirty Work

Directed by: Bob Saget

Starring: Norm MacDonald, Jack Warden, Artie Lange, Traylor Howard

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Deadfall

Directed by: Stefan Ruzowitzky

Starring: Eric Bana, Olivia Wilde, Charlie Hunnam, Sissy Spacek

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TV Series

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

Satyamev Jayate

Starring: Aamir Khan

Country: India

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Any Day Now

Directed by: Travis Fine

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The Lizzie Bennet Diaries

Starring: Ashley Clements

Country: United States

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The Client List

Directed by: Eric Laneuville

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Die Chefin

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 2 May 2012 ?

Holidays:
  • Saint Zoe
  • Saint Mafalda
  • Saint Waldebert, Walbert or Gaubert
  • Saint Germanus
  • Saints Exuperius and Zoe
Famous Birthdays:
See famous people born on 02 May
Facts:
  • A pastel version of ''The Scream'', by Norwegian painter Edvard Munch, sells for US$120 million in a New York City auction, setting a new world record for an auctioned work of art.
  • Arab Spring:
  • At least 20 people are killed in Cairo as unidentified attackers unleash rocks, clubs, firebombs and shotguns on a protest near the Egyptian Ministry of Defence. Police and the military intervene after six hours. (BBC)
  • The New York-based Human Rights Watch accuses Syrian forces of continuing their killing sprees in opposition areas even after peace talks began. (Al Jazeera)
  • 2012 South Sudan–Sudan border conflict: The United Nations Security Council passes a resolution threatening sanctions if hostilities do not end within 48 hours. (Al Jazeera)

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Sport Games on 2 May 2012

Serie A
Italian Football
  • Catania - Bologna : 0 - 1
  • Cesena - Udinese : 0 - 1
  • Fiorentina - Novara : 2 - 2
  • Genoa - Cagliari : 2 - 1
See all Football game results of 2 May 2012
La Liga Primera Division
Football (Spain)
  • Ath Bilbao - Real Madrid : 0 - 3
  • Ath Madrid - Sociedad : 1 - 1
  • Barcelona - Malaga : 4 - 1
  • Mallorca - Vallecano : 1 - 0
See all Football game results of 2 May 2012
Le Championnat
Football (France)
  • Ajaccio - Sochaux : 2 - 1
  • Bordeaux - Rennes : 2 - 0
  • Brest - Toulouse : 0 - 0
  • Caen - Lorient : 1 - 0
See all Football game results of 2 May 2012
Premier League
UK Soccer
  • Aberdeen - Hibernian : 1 - 2
  • Bolton - Tottenham : 1 - 4
  • Chelsea - Newcastle : 0 - 2
  • Inverness C - Dunfermline : 0 - 0
See all Football game results of 2 May 2012

Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on May 02, 2012 - Geocentric view

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of May 2012 ?

Top #10 R&B songs
  1. Climax - Usher
  2. Birthday Cake - Rihanna Featuring Chris Brown
  3. UP! - LoveRance Featuring IamSu & Skipper or 50 Cent
  4. Love On Top - Beyonce
  5. Another Round - Fat Joe Featuring Chris Brown
  6. The Motto - Drake Featuring Lil Wayne
  7. Drank In My Cup - Kirko Bangz
  8. Leave You Alone - Young Jeezy Featuring Ne-Yo
  9. Ayy Ladies - Travis Porter Featuring Tyga
  10. Strip - Chris Brown Featuring Kevin K-MAC McCall
Top #10 Latin songs
  1. La Senal - Juanes
  2. Michel Telo - Ai Se Eu Te Pego
  3. Intentalo - 3BallMTY Featuring El Bebeto y America Sierra
  4. Bailando Por El Mundo - Juan Magan Featuring Pitbull & El Cata
  5. Llamada de Mi Ex - La Arrolladora Banda el Limon de Rene Camacho
  6. Dutty Love - Don Omar Featuring Natti Natasha
  7. Amor Confuso - Gerardo Ortiz
  8. Fuiste Tu - Ricardo Arjona Featuring Gaby Moreno
  9. Corre! - Jesse & Joy
  10. Lovumba (Prestige) - Daddy Yankee
Top #10 Rock songs
  1. Somebody That I Used To Know - Gotye Featuring Kimbra
  2. Linkin Park - Burn It Down
  3. We Are Young - fun. Featuring Janelle Monae
  4. Gold On The Ceiling - The Black Keys
  5. Bully - Shinedown
  6. These Days - Foo Fighters
  7. Live To Rise - Soundgarden
  8. Tongue Tied - Grouplove
  9. The Black Keys - Lonely Boy
  10. Midnight City - M83.

Books

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

The Lost Years

By: Mary Higgins Clark

Now in mass market, the latest suspense from #1 New York Times bestselling author and Queen of Suspense Mary Higgins Clark, where a biblical scholar is found murdered shortly after discovering the most revered and holy document in human history, ...

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The Hunger Games

By: Suzanne Collins

In the ruins of a place once known as North America lies the nation of Panem, a shining Capitol surrounded by twelve outlying districts. Long ago the districts waged war on the Capitol and were defeated.

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Drift

By: Rachel Maddow

The #1 New York Times bestseller that charts America’s dangerous drift into a state of perpetual war. Written with bracing wit and intelligence, Rachel Maddow's Drift argues that we've drifted away

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The Lifeboat

By: Charlotte Rogan

Grace Winter, 22, is both a newlywed and a widow. She is also on trial for her life.In the summer of 1914, the elegant ocean liner carrying Grace and her husband

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Deadlight

Deadlight

Platform: Xbox 360, Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One

Genre: Sidescroller, cinematic platformer, survival horror

Publisher: Microsoft Studios Deep Silver (Director's Cut)

Blast-A-Way

Blast-A-Way

Platform: iOS

Genre: Puzzle game

Anna

Anna

Platform: Microsoft Windows, OS X, Linux, Xbox 360, PlayStation 3

Genre: Puzzle game

Publisher: Kalypso Media

The Cat Lady

The Cat Lady

Platform: Microsoft Windows, Linux

Genre: Psychological horror, graphic adventure

Publisher: Harvester Games

Analogue: A Hate Story

Analogue: A Hate Story

Platform: Windows/Mac OS X/Linux

Genre: Visual novel, mystery, epistolary

Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates

Stock Markets
  • Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $51.41
  • Union Pacific UNP: opens at $113.76
  • United Technologies UTX: opens at $81.18
  • HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $25.06
Exchange Rates
  • 1 CHF = 6.8719 CNY
  • 1 CAD = 6.3611 CNY
  • 1 CAD = 0.9254 CHF
  • 1 AUD = 6.484 CNY

Home videos

Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?

Seeking a Friend for the End of the World

Studio: Universal

Format: DVD & Blu-ray

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Drive

Studio: Sony

Format: DVD & Blu-ray

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Dream House

Studio: Universal

Format: DVD & Blu-ray

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Shark Night

Studio: 20th Century Fox

Format: DVD & Blu-ray

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The Ides of March

Studio: Sony

Format: DVD & Blu-ray

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