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Sunday 6 May 2012

It was Sunday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic). In that special week of May people in US were listening to Somebody That I Used To Know by Gotye. Hick, directed by Derick Martini, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2012 while Wild by Cheryl Strayed was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Journey to a Dream. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Cypher: Cyberpunk Text Adventure or Cortex Command.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?


Directed by: Derick Martini

Starring: Chlo Grace Moretz, Blake Lively, Rory Culkin

Country: United States

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Directed by: Lisa Azuelos

Starring: Miley Cyrus, Douglas Booth, Ashley Greene

Country: United States

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The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel

Directed by: John Madden

Starring: Judi Dench, Bill Nighy, Maggie Smith

Country: United States

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The Five-Year Engagement

Directed by: Nicholas Stoller

Starring: Jason Segel, Emily Blunt, Chris Pratt

Country: United States

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The Raven

Directed by: James McTeigue

Starring: John Cusack, Alice Eve, Luke Evans

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released this week ?

Journey to a Dream

Starring: Tommy Miranda, Ermione Jean, Patrice Alvarez, Anthony Johnson Byles

Country: United States

Hakesher Haisraeli Conspiracy with Ben Caspit

Starring: Ben Caspit

Country: Israel


Starring: Oliver Gruber

Country: United States

Richard Herring's Leicester Square Theatre Podcast

Starring: Richard Herring, James Acaster, Chris Addison, David Baddiel

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Satyamev Jayate

Starring: Aamir Khan

Country: India

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 6 May 2012 ?

  • Saint Justus
  • Sinaites of Serbia
  • New Martyr Demetrios of the Peloponnesus (d. 1803)
  • Seraphim the Struggler of Mt. Domvu
  • Micah of Radonezh
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  • Off the coast in the north of Peru hundreds of dolphins and more than 1,000 birds, mostly pelicans, die under unexplained circumstances. (''New York Times'')
  • The Government of Egypt extends a curfew around its Defence Ministry in Cairo to deter attacks for a third night. (''Egyptian Independent'')
  • Voters in France go to the polls for the second round of the French presidential election, with François Hollande elected President. (BBC)
  • Voters in Greece go to the polls for a parliamentary election with parties opposed to austerity measures winning 60 per cent of the vote and the two main parties in favour of austerity suffering withering defeats. (AFP via ''Sydney Morning Herald'')
  • Voters in Serbia go to the polls for a presidential and parliamentary election. (AP via ABC News America)

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Sport Games on 6 May 2012

Serie A
Italian Football
  • Atalanta - Lazio : 0 - 2
  • Bologna - Napoli : 2 - 0
  • Cagliari - Juventus : 0 - 2
  • Inter - Milan : 4 - 2
See all Football game results of 6 May 2012
Bundesliga 2
Football (Germany)
  • Braunschweig - Ingolstadt : 3 - 1
  • Cottbus - Union Berlin : 2 - 1
  • Erzgebirge Aue - Bochum : 2 - 1
  • Fortuna Dusseldorf - Duisburg : 2 - 2
See all Football game results of 6 May 2012
La Liga Segunda Division
Football (Spain)
  • La Coruna - Valladolid : 1 - 1
  • Recreativo - Gimnastic : 2 - 2
See all Football game results of 6 May 2012
Le Championnat
Football (France)
  • Evian Thonon Gaillard - Ajaccio : 2 - 1
  • Lyon - Brest : 1 - 1
  • Valenciennes - Paris SG : 3 - 4
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By: Cheryl Strayed

#1 NATIONAL BESTSELLERAt twenty-two, Cheryl Strayed thought she had lost everything. In the wake of her mother’s death, her family scattered and her own marriage was soon destroyed.

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The Power Of Habit

By: Charles Duhigg

OVER 60 WEEKS ON THE NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER LISTWith a new Afterword by the author In The Power of Habit, Pulitzer Prize–winning business reporter Charles Duhigg takes us to the thrilling

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Fifty Shades of Grey

By: E.L. James

See the world of Fifty Shades of Grey anew through the eyes of Christian Grey. In Christian's own words, and through his thoughts, reflections, and dreams, E L James offers a fresh perspective on the love story that has enthralled ...

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The Lost Years

By: Mary Higgins Clark

Now in mass market, the latest suspense from #1 New York Times bestselling author and Queen of Suspense Mary Higgins Clark, where a biblical scholar is found murdered shortly after discovering the most revered and holy document in human history, ...

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Cypher: Cyberpunk Text Adventure

Cypher: Cyberpunk Text Adventure

Platform: Microsoft Windows, OS X

Genre: Interactive fiction

Publisher: Cabrera Brothers

Bad Piggies

Platform: Android, iOS, Windows, Mac OS X, BlackBerry 10, Windows Phone

Genre: Puzzle

Publisher: Rovio Entertainment

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Call of Duty: Black Ops: Declassified

Platform: PlayStation Vita

Genre: First-person shooter

Publisher: Activision

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Cortex Command

Cortex Command

Platform: Microsoft Windows, Mac OS X, Linux

Genre: Action game

Publisher: Data Realms LLC

Fable: The Journey

Platform: Xbox 360

Genre: Action role-playing

Publisher: Microsoft Studios

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