Saturday 4 December 2010
It was Saturday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see planets position on December 4, 2010). The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic).
In that special week of December people in US were listening to Only Girl (In The World) by Rihanna.
The Fighter, directed by David O. Russell, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2010
while The Emperor Of All Maladies by Siddhartha Mukherjee was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Glory Daze.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Cow Clicker or Buzz!: The Ultimate Music Quiz.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 4 December 2010
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Which were the important events of 4 December 2010 ?
- Roman festivals - secret ceremonies in honor of Bona Dea
- R.C. Saints - Saint John of Damascus: optional memorial; also Saint Barbara
- Santerfa, Lukumf - Day of Shango
- International Hug Day. See Also: January 21st, National Hugging Day
- Navy Day in India
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- Dozens of Easter Islanders are injured in conflict over ownership as riot police evict islanders from their ancestral home. (Al Jazeera)
- The Spanish government imposes emergency measures unused since the end of military rule in 1975, threatening workers seeking better pay and working conditions with prosecution if they do not return to work. (Xinhua)
- Authorities in Ecuador order the evacuation of people from the slopes of the Tungurahua volcano after it begins spewing ash. (AFP via Google News)
- An aircraft crashes at Domodedovo airport in Moscow after undergoing multiple engine failure, with at least 2 deaths and 80 injuries. (AFP via ''The Sydney Morning Herald'')
- 10 Chinese sailors are missing and 14 others are rescued after the cargo ship MV Hong Wei founders off the southeast coast of China. (CNN)
- Israeli police say negligence caused a large forest fire burning out of control in the north of the country that killed at least 40 people. (CBC)
- United States diplomatic cables leak:
- Reporters Without Borders condemns ampquotthe blocking, cyber-attacks and political pressureampquot against the WikiLeaks website, describing it as the first ampquotattempt at the international community level to censor a website dedicated to the principle of transparencyampquot and comparing the behaviour of France and the United States to that of China. American payment service provider PayPal cuts off the account the WikiLeaks website uses to collect donations. (Al Jazeera)
- Italian prime minister Silvio Berlusconi flies to Sochi for unscheduled talks with Russian prime minister Vladimir Putin. This occurs hours after the release of U.S. cables focusing on the pair's relationship. (''The Age'')
- New cables discuss ampquotparanoiaampquot concerning the UK's alleged ampquotspecial relationshipampquot with the United States. (BBC)
- President of the Palestinian Authority Mahmoud Abbas speaks of the possibility of dissolving the Authority if Israel continues its construction on occupied Palestinian land in the West Bank, saying there is little point remaining ampquotthe president of an authority that doesn't existampquot. (Al Jazeera)
- The Iranian government says the International Atomic Energy Agency spies on its nuclear program and reiterates its belief that the CIA, Mossad and MI6 murdered Majid Shahriari earlier this week. (BBC)
- A proposed law in South Korea is to ban online gaming after midnight for young people amid concerns over Internet addiction. (''Times of India'')
- The China Academy of Telecommunication Research tells ''China Daily'' that China should merge identity management systems, currently run by different ministries, in order to fight online fraud and hacking. (''People's Daily'')
- Three people are arrested in China's Guangdong Province in relation to a $90 million gold heist, the biggest in Hong Kong history. (Radio Australia)
- Ivorian political crisis:
- A swearing-in ceremony for Laurent Gbagbo takes place in Côte d'Ivoire, although world leaders and the election commission back Alassane Ouattara as winner of the presidential election. (AP via Yahoo! News)
- Côte d'Ivoire experiences a major political crisis. (Al Jazeera)
- FIFA executive committee member Franz Beckenbauer says Qatar ought to be allowed to host the 2022 FIFA World Cup, the first in the Middle East and in an Arab country, during winter in an unusual move. The event is usually held during summer months. (Al Jazeera)
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Sport Games on 4 December 2010
Serie AItalian Football
- Chievo - Roma : 2 - 2
- Milan - Brescia : 3 - 0
Jupiler LeagueFootball (Belgium)
- Eupen - Gent : 0 - 3
- St Truiden - Kortrijk : 1 - 0
Bundesliga 1Football (Germany)
- Ein Frankfurt - Mainz : 2 - 1
- Freiburg - Hamburg : 1 - 0
- M'gladbach - Hannover : 1 - 2
- Schalke 04 - Bayern Munich : 2 - 0
Bundesliga 2Football (Germany)
- Augsburg - Cottbus : 4 - 0
- Bielefeld - Greuther Furth : 1 - 4
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Which were the top hits in that special week of December 2010 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- Can't Be Friends - Trey Songz
- Deuces - Chris Brown Featuring Tyga & Kevin McCall
- Aston Martin Music - Rick Ross Featuring Drake & Chrisette Michele
- No Hands - Waka Flocka Flame Featuring Roscoe Dash & Wale
- Willow - Whip My Hair
- Right Above It - Lil Wayne Featuring Drake
- Bottoms Up - Trey Songz Featuring Nicki Minaj
- Right Thru Me - Nicki Minaj
- Lay It Down - Lloyd
- What's My Name? - Rihanna Featuring Drake
Top #10 Latin songs
- Danza Kuduro - Don Omar & Lucenzo
- Loca - Shakira Featuring El Cata
- Nina De Mi Corazon - La Arrolladora Banda el Limon de Rene Camacho
- Corazon Sin Cara - Prince Royce
- Bon, Bon - Pitbull
- La Despedida - Daddy Yankee
- Ni Lo Intentes - Julion Alvarez y Su Norteno Banda
- Sergio Vega - Millonario de Amor
- Al Diablo Lo Nuestro - Espinoza Paz
- El Malo - Aventura
Top #10 Rock songs
- The Black Keys - Tighten Up
- Stone Sour - Say You'll Haunt Me
- Neon Trees - Animal
- Mumford & Sons - Little Lion Man
- Linkin Park - Waiting For The End
- Kings Of Leon - Radioactive
- World So Cold - Three Days Grace
- Porn Star Dancing - My Darkest Days Featuring Zakk Wylde
- Love-Hate-Sex-Pain - Godsmack
- Lay Me Down - The Dirty Heads Featuring Rome
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
Stock Markets and Exchange Rates
Lilla Roberts fell behind on her mortgage for a while over a paying history of around 20 years. But her modification was so sloppily handled, she could have lost her home. [..]
China says it needs to adjust monetary policy to slow growth, meaning the renminbi could appreciate somewhat. [..]
Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?