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Sunday 5 August 2012

It was Sunday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic). In that special week of August people in US were listening to Call Me Maybe by Carly Rae Jepsen. Freelancers, directed by Jessy Terrero, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2012 while Creole Belle by James Lee Burke was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Damien's Quest. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Angry Birds Star Wars or Dragon Quest X.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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TV Series

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

Damien's Quest

Starring: Ernest Pierce, Anita Davenport, La Dillard, Eric Dean

Country: United States

Farouk Omar

Starring: Samer Ismail, Hazem Zedan, Ghassan Massoud, Rakeen Saad

Country: United Arab Emirates

Game Grumps

Written by: Arin Hanson, Jon Jafari

Starring: Arin Hanson, Dan Avidan

Country: United States

Alec in WILDerland

Starring: Alec J. Fischer

Country: United States

Jaffa Factory

Starring: Lewis Brindley, Duncan Jones, Simon Lane, Chris Lovasz

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Movies

Which were the most popular movies released this week ?

Freelancers

Directed by: Jessy Terrero

Starring: 50 Cent, Robert De Niro, Forest Whitaker

Country: United States

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Hope Springs

Directed by: David Frankel

Starring: Meryl Streep, Tommy Lee Jones, Steve Carell

Country: United States

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The Campaign

Directed by: Jay Roach

Starring: Will Ferrell, Zach Galifianakis, Jason Sudeikis

Country: United States

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Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Dog Days

Directed by: David Bowers

Starring: Zachary Gordon, Robert Capron, Devon Bostick

Country: United States

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Total Recall

Directed by: Len Wiseman

Starring: Colin Farrell, Bokeem Woodbine, Bryan Cranston

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 5 August 2012 ?

Holidays:
  • St. Memmius
  • Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 5 saints: St. Oswald
  • St. Afra and her companions
  • Burkina Faso - Independence Day
  • Croatia - Victory Day and National Thanksgiving Day
Famous Birthdays:
See famous people born on 05 August
Facts:
  • Syrian civil war:
  • General Muhammed Ahmed Faris, a military aviator who became the first Syrian in space, defects to Turkey. (AFP via ''Arab News'')
  • Mexican Drug War:
  • Armed men kidnap the mayor of Tecpán de Galeana, Guerrero. (''El Universal'')
  • Cartel members armed with AK-47 assault rifles gun down and kill five teenage boys in Escobedo, Nuevo León. (Fox News)

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Sport Games on 5 August 2012

Jupiler League
Football (Belgium)
  • Oud-Heverlee Leuven - Genk : 2 - 2
  • Waregem - Gent : 3 - 1
See all Football game results of 5 August 2012
Bundesliga 2
Football (Germany)
  • Braunschweig - FC Koln : 1 - 0
  • Duisburg - Aalen : 1 - 4
  • Sandhausen - Frankfurt FSV : 1 - 1
See all Football game results of 5 August 2012
Premier League
UK Soccer
  • Dundee United - Hibernian : 3 - 0
See all Football game results of 5 August 2012

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Books

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

Creole Belle

By: James Lee Burke

“America’s best novelist” James Lee Burke returns with another New York Times bestselling entry in the Dave Robicheaux thriller series (The Denver Post).Set

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The Mobile Wave

By: Michael Saylor

In the tradition of international bestsellers, Future Shock and Megatrends, Michael J. Saylor, CEO of MicroStrategy, brings The Mobile Wave, a ground-breaking analysis of the impact of mobile intelligence—the fifth wave

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The Next Best Thing

By: Jennifer Weiner

Blockbuster #1 New York Times bestselling author Jennifer Weiner returns with an irresistible story about a young woman trying to make it in Hollywood…At three years old, Ruth Saunders miraculously survives the car crash that takes her parents’ lives on ...

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Backfire

By: Catherine Coulter

For what you did you deserve this. The mysterious note delivered to FBI agent Dillon Savich has him and his partner, Lacey Sherlock, on edge, just as they’re starting an investigation into

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Angry Birds Star Wars

Platform: Android, iOS, BlackBerry 10,[1] Windows Phone, Microsoft Windows, Windows 8, OS X, Facebook, BlackBerry Tablet OS, Xbox 360, Xbox One, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita, Wii, Wii U, Ninte

Genre: Puzzle

Publisher: Rovio Entertainment (in conjunction with LucasArts), Activision (PS3/PS4/Vita/X360/Xbox One/Wii/Wii U/3DS)

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Dragon Quest X

Platform: Wii, Wii U, Microsoft Windows, Android, Nintendo 3DS, PlayStation 4

Genre: Massively multiplayer online role-playing

Publisher: Square Enix

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Cabela's Dangerous Hunts 2013

Platform: Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 3, Wii, Xbox 360, Wii U

Genre: Sports (hunting)

Publisher: Activision

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Cinders

Cinders

Platform: Windows, Mac OS X

Genre: Visual novel

Publisher: MoaCube

Deep Sleep

Platform: Web browser

Genre: Graphic adventure game

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