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Monday 5 January 2009

It was Monday, under the sign of Capricorn (see planets position on January 5, 2009). The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). In that special week of January people in US were listening to Single Ladies (Put A Ring On It) by Beyonce. Moon, directed by Duncan Jones, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2009 while Twilight by Stephenie Meyer was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Secret Millionaire. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Cabela's Big Game Hunter 2010 or Crime Scene.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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What the sky looked like on 5 January 2009

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Movies

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

Moon

Directed by: Duncan Jones

Starring: Sam Rockwell, Kevin Spacey, Dominique McElligott, Rosie Shaw

Country: United States

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An Education

Directed by: Lone Scherfig

Starring: Carey Mulligan, Peter Sarsgaard, Alfred Molina, Olivia Williams

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Underworld: Rise of the Lycans

Directed by: Patrick Tatopoulos

Starring: Rhona Mitra, Michael Sheen, Bill Nighy, Steven Mackintosh

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He's Just Not That Into You

Directed by: Ken Kwapis

Starring: Ginnifer Goodwin, Jennifer Aniston, Jennifer Connelly, Morgan Lily

Country: United States

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Mary and Max

Directed by: Adam Elliot

Starring: Toni Collette, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Eric Bana, Barry Humphries

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

Secret Millionaire

Directed by: Michael Scott

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Closing Time

Directed by: Hans Lietz

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The Shift

Directed by: Lee Cipolla

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Crooked House

Directed by: Gilles Paquet-Brenner

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Tita Tovenaar

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 5 January 2009 ?

Holidays:
  • Mungday (Discordianism)
  • Catholicism - Feast day of St. John Neumann.
  • The eleventh day of Christmas in Western Christianity, and the Twelfth Night of Christmas in Western Christianity.
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Facts:
  • The new US embassy in Baghdad, Iraq, opens. The compound is one of the biggest and most expensive embassies the US has ever built, where about 1,200 staff will live and work.
  • United States President-elect Barack Obama nominates Leon Panetta to be the Central Intelligence Agency's next Director. (CNN)
  • Minnesota's State Canvassing Board certifies Democratic candidate Al Franken as the winner of the senatorial election recount. Republican Senator Norm Coleman, whose term officially expired January 3, intends to file a lawsuit challenging the decision. (Bloomberg)

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Sport Games on 5 January 2009

Liga I
Football (Portugal)
  • Sp Braga - Belenenses : 2 - 0
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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on January 05, 2009 - Geocentric view

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Magazine Covers

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of January 2009 ?

Top #10 R&B songs
  1. Beyonce - Single Ladies (Put A Ring On It)
  2. Live Your Life - T.I. Featuring Rihanna
  3. Chopped 'N' Skrewed - T-Pain Featuring Ludacris
  4. Miss Independent - Ne-Yo
  5. Trading Places - Usher
  6. Green Light - John Legend Featuring Andre 3000
  7. Pop Champagne - Jim Jones & Ron Browz Featuring Juelz Santana
  8. Put It On Ya - Plies Featuring Chris J
  9. Playa Cardz Right - Keyshia Cole Featuring 2Pac
  10. T.I. - Whatever You Like
Top #10 Latin songs
  1. No Me Doy Por Vencido - Luis Fonsi
  2. Por Un Segundo - Aventura
  3. Te Regalo Amores - RKM & Ken-Y
  4. Marco Antonio Solis - No Molestar
  5. Cinco Minutos - Gloria Trevi
  6. La Arrolladora Banda el Limon de Rene Camacho - Y Que Quede Claro
  7. Inolvidable - Reik
  8. Espero - Grupo Montez de Durango
  9. Lloro Por Ti - Enrique Iglesias
  10. Dame Tu Amor - Alacranes Musical

Books

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

Twilight

By: Stephenie Meyer

Isabella Swan's move to Forks, a small, perpetually rainy town in Washington, could have been the most boring move she ever made. But once she meets the mysterious and alluring Edward Cullen, Isabella's life takes a thrilling and terrifying turn.

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The Story of Edgar Sawtelle

By: David Wroblewski

The extraordinary debut novel that became a modern classicBorn mute, speaking only in sign, Edgar Sawtelle leads an idyllic life with his parents on their farm in remote northern Wisconsin.

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Scarpetta

By: Patricia Cornwell

View our feature on Patricia Cornwell’s Scarpetta.From America’s #1 bestselling crime writers comes the extraordinary new Kay Scarpetta novel.Leaving behind her private forensic pathology practice in Charleston, South Carolina, Kay

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Eclipse

By: Stephenie Meyer

Readers captivated by Twilight and New Moon will eagerly devour the paperback edition Eclipse, the third book in Stephenie Meyer's riveting vampire love saga. As Seattle is ravaged by a string of mysterious killings and a malicious vampire continues her ...

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Crime Scene

Crime Scene

Platform: Nintendo DS

Genre: Adventure

Publisher: EU Nobilis; NA SouthPeak Games

Cabela's Big Game Hunter 2010

Cabela's Big Game Hunter 2010

Platform: PlayStation 3, Wii, Xbox 360

Publisher: Activision

Cuboid

Cuboid

Platform: PlayStation 3, iOS

Genre: Puzzle

Publisher: TikGames, Creat Studios, I-Free

Angry Birds

Genre: Puzzle

Publisher: Chillingo Clickgamer (iOS and PSP versions) Rovio Mobile

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Comet Crash

Comet Crash

Platform: PlayStation Network

Genre: Tower defense

Publisher: Pelfast

Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates

News articles
A Star Turn for a Sheriff on Fox TV

With his reputation for being tough on crime and his way with a good quote, Sheriff Joseph M. Arpaio of Maricopa County in Arizona would seem to be a reality show waiting to happen. [..]

As Vacant Office Space Grows, So Does Lenders’ Crisis

Rising vacancy rates across the country could make it hard for building owners to pay their mortgages. [..]

Stock Markets
  • Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $51.76
  • Union Pacific UNP: opens at $50.69
  • United Technologies UTX: opens at $54.32
  • HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $36.80
Exchange Rates
  • 1 CHF = 6.1474 CNY
  • 1 CAD = 5.7443 CNY
  • 1 CAD = 0.9321 CHF
  • 1 AUD = 4.9004 CNY

Home videos

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

Paris 36

Studio: DVD

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Domino

Studio: on Blu-ray only

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Frost/Nixon

Studio: DVD and Blu-ray

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Tinker Bell and the Lost Treasure

Studio: Direct-to-video DVD and Blu-ray

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Nothing but the Truth

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