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Tuesday 7 August 2012

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Leo (see planets position on August 7, 2012). 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. The Odd Life of Timothy Green, directed by Peter Hedges, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2012 while The Dream Team by Jack McCallum was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Bad Education. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Closure or Command & Conquer: Tiberium Alliances.
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

The Odd Life of Timothy Green

Directed by: Peter Hedges

Starring: Jennifer Garner, Joel Edgerton, CJ Adams, Odeya Rush

Country: United States

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Directed by: P.J. Hogan

Starring: Toni Collette, Anthony LaPaglia, Liev Schreiber, Rebecca Gibney

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Directed by: Salim Akil

Starring: Jordin Sparks, Carmen Ejogo, Whitney Houston, Derek Luke

Country: United States

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Andala Rakshasi

Directed by: Hanumantha Rao Raghavapudi

Starring: Naveen Chandra, Rahul Ravindran, Lavanya Tripathi

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The Expendables 2

Directed by: Simon West

Starring: Sylvester Stallone, Liam Hemsworth, Randy Couture, Jean-Claude Van Damme

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

Bad Education

Directed by: Pedro Almodovar

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Hotel Hell

Directed by: Derrick Granado

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True Love

Directed by: Michael J. Saul

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Directed by: Neil Berkeley

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Burning Love

Directed by: Ken Marino

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Historical Events

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  • Mexican Drug War: The United States freezes the assets of three Belize-based associates of Mexico's top drug lord, Joaquín ampquotEl Chapoampquot Guzmán. (The Huffington Post)
  • Syrian civil war: Saeed Jalili, a senior Iranian official, reaffirms the Iranian government's support for the Syrian government throughout the crisis. (Al Jazeera)
  • A bomb hits a minibus in the Paghman District in Afghanistan's Kabul Province, killing at least nine people. (BBC)
  • At least 21 people are killed in a gun attack on a church and later an Army patrol near the city of Okene in Kogi state, central Nigeria. (''Christian Science Monitor'')
  • Tuareg rebellion (2012): Burkina Faso's foreign minister Djibrill Bassole visits fighters linked to Al-Qaeda in northern Mali in an attempt to solve an ongoing crisis. (Al Jazeera)

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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 2012 ?

Top #10 R&B songs
  1. Mercy - Kanye West, Big Sean, Pusha T, 2 Chainz
  2. No Lie - 2 Chainz Featuring Drake
  3. Lemme See - Usher Featuring Rick Ross
  4. Climax - Usher
  5. Bag Of Money - Wale Featuring Rick Ross, Meek Mill & T-Pain
  6. Nobody's Perfect - J. Cole Featuring Missy Elliott
  7. Heart Attack - Trey Songz
  8. 2 Reasons - Trey Songz Featuring T.I.
  9. Take It To The Head - DJ Khaled Featuring Chris Brown, Rick Ross, Nicki Minaj & Lil Wayne
  10. Amen - Meek Mill Featuring Drake
Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Hasta Que Salga El Sol - Don Omar
  2. La Diabla - Romeo Santos
  3. Sin Respiracion - Banda El Recodo de Cruz Lizarraga
  4. Amor Confuso - Gerardo Ortiz
  5. Follow The Leader - Wisin & Yandel + Jennifer Lopez
  6. Mirando Al Cielo - Roberto Tapia
  7. Pasarela - Daddy Yankee
  8. Michel Telo - Ai Se Eu Te Pego
  9. La Mosca - Los Horoscopos de Durango Featuring Chuy Lizarraga y Su Banda Tierra Sinaloense
  10. Llamada de Mi Ex - La Arrolladora Banda el Limon de Rene Camacho
Top #10 Rock songs
  1. Linkin Park - Burn It Down
  2. Green Day - Oh Love
  3. Gold On The Ceiling - The Black Keys
  4. fun. - Some Nights
  5. The Offspring - Days Go By
  6. Of Monsters And Men - Little Talks
  7. Tongue Tied - Grouplove
  8. Alex Clare - Too Close
  9. Unity - Shinedown
  10. Ho Hey - The Lumineers


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

The Dream Team

By: Jack McCallum

A close-up look at America's 1992 U.S. Olympic basketball team profiles the superstars--Michael Jordan, Magic Johnson, Larry Bird, and others--who represent one of the most talented groups of athletes ever assembled

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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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A Dance With Dragons

By: George R. R. Martin


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By: Neil Barofsky

“Bailout is a jaw-dropping play-by-play of how the Treasury Department bungled the financial bailouts…With a prosecutor’s logic and copious footnotes, Barofsky makes it clear that things are rarely what they seem

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?



Platform: Mac, Microsoft Windows, PlayStation Network, Linux

Genre: Puzzle/Platformer

Publisher: Eyebrow Interactive



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

Genre: Multiplayer online battle arena

Publisher: Microsoft Windows, OS X, Linux, Xbox One, PlayStation 4; Ronimo Games; PlayStation 3, Xbox 360; dtp entertainment

Call of Duty: Black Ops II

Call of Duty: Black Ops II

Platform: Microsoft Windows PlayStation 3 Xbox 360[3] Wii U

Genre: First-person shooter

Publisher: Activision

Lego The Lord of the Rings

Lego The Lord of the Rings

Platform: Android; iOS; Microsoft Windows; Nintendo 3DS; Nintendo DS; OS X; PlayStation 3; PlayStation Vita; Wii; Xbox 360

Genre: Action-adventure

Publisher: Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment; Feral Interactive (OS X)

Command & Conquer: Tiberium Alliances

Command & Conquer: Tiberium Alliances

Platform: Web browser (supported Internet Explorer 9, Firefox 4.1+, Google Chrome)

Genre: Massively multiplayer online real-time strategy

Publisher: Electronic Arts

Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates

Stock Markets
  • Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $57.37
  • Union Pacific UNP: opens at $124.29
  • United Technologies UTX: opens at $77.20
  • HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $18.56
Exchange Rates
  • 1 CHF = 6.5743 CNY
  • 1 CAD = 6.386 CNY
  • 1 CAD = 0.971 CHF
  • 1 AUD = 6.722 CNY

Home videos

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


Studio: Tribeca

Format: DVD

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Studio: Big Air

Format: DVD & Blu-ray

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Nitro Circus: The Movie

Studio: Arc

Format: DVD, Blu-ray & Blu-ray 3D

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John Carter

Studio: Disney

Format: DVD, Blu-ray & Blu-ray 3D

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Studio: Sony

Format: DVD & Blu-ray

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