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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 Sh*T My Dad Says by Justin Halpern was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Grandma's House. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Darksiders or Dead Rising 2.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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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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Twisted

Directed by: Phillip Kaufman

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Norman

Directed by: Jonathan Segal

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Bethenny Ever After

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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. Nina Bonita - Chino & Nacho
  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 ?

Sh*T My Dad Says

By: Justin Halpern

After being dumped by his longtime girlfriend, twenty-eight-year-old Justin Halpern found himself living at home with his seventy-three-year-old dad. Sam Halpern, who is "like Socrates, but angrier, and with worse hair,"

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The Obama Diaries

By: Laura Ingraham

(WASHINGTON, D.C.) On May 20, 2010, Laura Ingraham received a package from an anonymous source that will change the history of the United States and the legacy of President Barack Obama.

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Empire Of The Summer Moon

By: S. C. Gwynne

In the tradition of Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee, a stunningly vivid historical account of the forty-year battle between Comanche Indians and white settlers for control of the American West,

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Eat, Pray, Love

By: Elizabeth Gilbert

The 10th anniversary edition of one of the most iconic, beloved, and bestselling books of our time.Elizabeth Gilbert’s Eat Pray Love touched the world and changed countless lives, inspiring and empowering millions of readers to search for their own best ...

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Data East Arcade Classics

Data East Arcade Classics

Platform: Wii

Genre: Compilation

Publisher: Majesco Entertainment

Dead Space Ignition

Dead Space Ignition

Platform: Xbox Live Arcade, PlayStation Network

Genre: Action, puzzle

Publisher: Electronic Arts

Crystal Monsters

Crystal Monsters

Platform: Nintendo DSiWare, mobile phones (Japan only)

Genre: Role-playing video game

Darksiders

Darksiders

Genre: Action role-playing, hack and slash

Publisher: THQ

Dead Rising 2

Platform: PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, Microsoft Windows

Genre: Survival horror, beat 'em up

Publisher: Capcom

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Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates

News articles
Asians Find Attractive Buys in Britain and the U.S.

Low prices and weak currencies are drawing Asian buyers, with one report crediting them with 49% of all recent investment purchases in London. [..]

BofA Wants Out of Secret U.S. Sanction

Bank of America is angling to be released from a confidential memorandum of understanding that was imposed by American regulators during the financial crisis, The Wall Street Journal reported. [..]

Stock Markets
  • Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $35.69
  • Union Pacific UNP: opens at $76.29
  • United Technologies UTX: opens at $72.40
  • HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $45.97
Exchange Rates
  • 1 CHF = 6.5152 CNY
  • 1 CAD = 6.5915 CNY
  • 1 CAD = 1.0098 CHF
  • 1 AUD = 6.215 CNY

Home videos

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

The Eclipse

Format: DVD and Blu-ray

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The Good Guy

Format: DVD

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The Slammin' Salmon

Format: DVD and Blu-ray

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The Drawn Together Movie: The Movie!

Studio: Paramount

Format: DVD & Blu-ray (exclusively at

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Gangster's Paradise: Jerusalema

Format: DVD

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