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Wednesday 4 April 2012

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Grumpy Cat . In that special week of April people in US were listening to We Are Young by Fun.. The Avengers, directed by Joss Whedon, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2012 while Tough Sh*T by Kevin Smith was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Daddy Knows Best. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Dungeon Village or Crosswords Plus.
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

The Avengers

Directed by: Joss Whedon

Starring: Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans, Scarlett Johansson

Country: United States

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American Reunion

Directed by: Jon Hurwitz

Starring: Jason Biggs, Alyson Hannigan, Seann William Scott

Country: United States

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The Intouchables

Directed by: Olivier Nakache

Starring: Franois Cluzet, Omar Sy, Anne Le Ny

Country: United States

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Directed by: Morten Tyldum

Starring: Aksel Hennie, Synnve Macody Lund, Nikolaj Coster-Waldau

Country: United States

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21 Jump Street

Directed by: Phil Lord

Starring: Jonah Hill, Channing Tatum, Ice Cube

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last 30 days ?

Daddy Knows Best

Written by: Stephen Rannazzisi

Starring: Stephen Rannazzisi, Jade Catta-Preta, Charlie Dick

Country: United States

The Lizzie Bennet Diaries

Starring: Ashley Clements

Country: United States

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Sea Rescue

Written by: Scott Helmstedter, Dave Morgan, Eric S. Rollman

Starring: Sam Champion, Matt Gutman

Country: United States

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Max's Midnight Movies

Starring: Lili Bordán, Andrew Hefler

Country: Hungary

Banking Bad

Starring: DeVeau Dunn, Mark Serritella, Paula A. Ramirez, Nicholas George

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 4 April 2012 ?

  • Blessed Alice (d. 1105)
  • Saint Hildebert of Ghent (died 752)
  • Lesotho - Heroes' Day
  • Taiwan and Hong Kong - Children's Day
  • United States - Bonza Bottler Day.
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  • 2012 South Sudan–Sudan border conflict: The Sudan People's Liberation Army says it shot down a Sudanese MiG-29 jet fighter in South Sudan's Unity state. (CNN)
  • A suicide bomber kills at least 12 people and injures many more in Afghanistan's Faryab province. (AFP via ''The Telegraph'')
  • A suicide bomber detonates an explosion in Somalia's national theatre in Mogadishu while a ceremony is taking place, killing at least ten people, including the presidents of the Somali Olympic Committee and the Somali Football Federation. (AP via ''Atlanta Journal Constitution'')
  • German Nobel laureate Günter Grass's poem, that accuses Israel of plotting to ampquotwipe outampquot Iran, generates controversy. (AFP via Google)
  • As many as 50,000 homes in northern England are hit by a power blackout after heavy winds, snow and ice bring down electricity cables. (BBC)

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

Tough Sh*T

By: Kevin Smith

That Kevin Smith? The guy who did “Clerks” a million years ago? Didn’t they bounce his fat ass off a plane once?

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By: Susan Cain

The book that started the Quiet RevolutionAt least one-third of the people we know are introverts. They are the ones who prefer listening to speaking; who innovate and create but dislike

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The Thief

By: Clive Cussler and Justin Scott

An invention that could change the world… A ruthless agent that could destroy it… Only Isaac Bell can save it. On the ocean liner Mauretania, two European scientists with a groundbreaking

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Steve Jobs

By: Walter Isaacson

Walter Isaacson’s “enthralling” (The New Yorker) worldwide bestselling biography of Apple co-founder Steve Jobs—the inspiration for the movie Steve Jobs starring Michael Fassbender, Kate Winslet, Seth Rogen, and Jeff Daniels, directed

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?



Platform: iOS, Android, PlayStation Vita (PlayStation Mobile)

Genre: Rhythm game

Publisher: Rayark Games

Dungeon Village

Dungeon Village

Platform: Android, iOS

Genre: Simulation

Crosswords Plus

Platform: Nintendo 3DS

Genre: Puzzle

Publisher: Nintendo

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The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim – Hearthfire

Platform: Xbox 360, Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 3

Genre: Action role-playing

Publisher: Bethesda Softworks

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Escape Plan

Platform: PlayStation Vita, PlayStation 4

Genre: Puzzle

Publisher: Sony Computer Entertainment America

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