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Friday 6 August 2010

It was Friday, under the sign of Leo (see planets position on August 6, 2010). The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic). In that special week of August people in US were listening to Love The Way You Lie by Eminem. Boy Wonder, directed by Michael Morrissey, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2010 while The Girl Who Played With Fire by Stieg Larsson was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Grandma's House. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Battlefield Online or Back to the Future: The Game.
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What the sky looked like on 6 August 2010

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Movies

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

Boy Wonder

Directed by: Michael Morrissey

Starring: Caleb Steinmeyer, Zulay Henao, Bill Sage, Daniel Stewart Sherman

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Eat Pray Love

Directed by: Ryan Murphy

Starring: Julia Roberts, Javier Bardem, Richard Jenkins, Viola Davis

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The Other Guys

Directed by: Adam McKay

Starring: Will Ferrell, Mark Wahlberg, Derek Jeter, Eva Mendes

Country: United States

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Rare Exports

Directed by: Jalmari Helander

Starring: Jorma Tommila, Onni Tommila, Peeter Jakobi, Tommi Korpela

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The Expendables

Directed by: Sylvester Stallone

Starring: Sylvester Stallone, Jason Statham, Jet Li, Dolph Lundgren

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

Grandma's House

Directed by: Paul D. Hannah

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The Great Outdoors

Directed by: Universal Studios

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Running Man

Starring: Jae-Suk Yoo, Jong-Kook Kim, Suk-Jin Ji, Dong-hoon Ha

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Twisted

Directed by: Phillip Kaufman

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Norman

Directed by: Jonathan Segal

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 6 August 2010 ?

Holidays:
  • Jamaica - Independence Day
  • Roman Catholicism - several feasts, including those of at least 3 saints: Feast of the Transfiguration of Christ
  • St. Joachim (father of St. Mary, according to Catholic tradition)
  • St. Juatus
  • St. Pastor
Famous Birthdays:
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Facts:
  • The incoming coalition government of the United Kingdom discontinues the use of the controversial ContactPoint database of children.
  • NATO admits it killed ampquotbetween four and a dozen or more civiliansampquot in Nangarhar Province as a result of air strikes on August 5. (''The New York Times'')
  • Germany offers compensation of €3,800 to each family of 91 of the 142 people it killed and 11 it injured in an air strike near Kunduz, an incident which provoked outrage and led to political and military resignations. The Bundeswehr does not admit guilt and families say they may sue. (''Der Spiegel'')
  • Pakistan's Major-General Tariq Khan urges NATO to do more to control the border with Afghanistan, amid increasing UK and U.S. pressure for Pakistan to deal with it. (BBC)
  • Israeli authorities shut down all crossings into Gaza for the day. (Bernama)

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Sport Games on 6 August 2010

Jupiler League
Football (Belgium)
  • Lierse - Standard : 1 - 4
See all Football game results of 6 August 2010
Division 2
Football (France)
  • Ajaccio - Nimes : 1 - 0
  • Boulogne - Clermont : 1 - 1
  • Chateauroux - Istres : 0 - 0
  • Dijon - Angers : 0 - 0
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Championship
Football (United Kingdom)
  • Norwich - Watford : 2 - 3
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Eredivisie
Football (Netherlands)
  • Roda - Twente : 0 - 0
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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on August 06, 2010 - Geocentric view

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of August 2010 ?

Top #10 R&B songs
  1. Alicia Keys - Un-Thinkable (I'm Ready)
  2. There Goes My Baby - Usher
  3. Find Your Love - Drake
  4. Ride - Ciara Featuring Ludacris
  5. OMG - Usher Featuring will.i.am
  6. Pretty Boy Swag - Soulja Boy Tell'em
  7. Your Love - Nicki Minaj
  8. Lose My Mind - Young Jeezy Featuring Plies
  9. Sex Room - Ludacris Featuring Trey Songz
  10. Miss Me - Drake Featuring Lil Wayne
Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Cuando Me Enamoro - Enrique Iglesias Featuring Juan Luis Guerra
  2. Dime Que Me Quieres - Banda El Recodo de Cruz Lizarraga
  3. Al Menos - La Original Banda el Limon de Salvador Lizarraga
  4. No Puedo Volver - Intocable
  5. Yerbatero - Juanes
  6. Waka Waka (This Time For Africa) - Shakira Featuring Freshlyground
  7. Chino & Nacho - Nina Bonita
  8. Te Recordare - El Trono de Mexico
  9. Alejate De Mi - Camila
  10. Bachata En Fukuoka - Juan Luis Guerra 440
Top #10 Rock songs
  1. The Crow & The Butterfly - Shinedown
  2. Lay Me Down - The Dirty Heads Featuring Rome
  3. Cage The Elephant - In One Ear
  4. Another Way To Die - Disturbed
  5. The Good Life - Three Days Grace
  6. Avenged Sevenfold - Nightmare
  7. Phoenix - Lisztomania
  8. Thirty Seconds To Mars - This Is War
  9. Muse - Uprising
  10. Savior - Rise Against

Books

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

The Girl Who Played With Fire

By: Stieg Larsson

Part blistering espionage thriller, part riveting police procedural, and part piercing exposé on social injustice, this second book in the Millennium series is a masterful, endlessly satisfying novel.

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The Rembrandt Affair

By: Daniel Silva

Gabriel Allon must travel the world to track down a painting worth killing for in this #1 New York Times bestseller. Having retreated to the windswept cliffs of Cornwall with his beautiful wife, Gabriel Allon's seclusion is interrupted by an ...

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The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo

By: Stieg Larsson

Murder mystery, family saga, love story, and financial intrigue combine into one satisfyingly complex and entertainingly atmospheric novel, the first in Stieg Larsson's thrilling Millenium series featuring Lisbeth Salander.

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Chelsea Chelsea Bang Bang

By: Chelsea Handler

WHAT . . . A RIOT! Life doesn't get more hilarious than when Chelsea Handler takes aim with her irreverent wit. Who else would send all-staff emails to smoke out the dumbest people on her show? Now, in this new ...

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Doctor Who: The Adventure Games

Platform: Microsoft Windows, Mac OS

Genre: Graphic adventure

Publisher: BBC Wales Interactive

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Airport Mania

Platform: PC, WiiWare, DSiWare, Mac, iPhone, Android

Genre: Time Management

Publisher: Reflexive Entertainment, Lemon Games (WiiWare/DSiWare)

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Battlefield Online

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: First-person shooter

Publisher: Neowiz Games

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ARGO Online

ARGO Online

Genre: Hybrid MMORPG

Publisher: mGame Corporation (Asia) Games-Masters.com (Europe)

Back to the Future: The Game

Platform: Microsoft Windows OS X PlayStation 3 PlayStation 4 Wii Xbox 360 Xbox One iOS

Genre: Graphic adventure

Publisher: Telltale Games

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Home videos

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

Ni Hao Kai-Lan: Princess Kai-lan

Format: Nick Jr DVD

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The Maid

Format: DVD

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The New Daughter

Format: DVD and Blu-ray

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Batman: Under the Red Hood

Format: DVD and Blu-ray

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Cirque du Freak: The Vampire's Assistant

Format: DVD and Blu-ray

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