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Sunday 8 August 2010

It was Sunday, under the sign of Leo (see planets position on August 8, 2010). The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Heaven King . 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 Private Vegas by James Patterson and Maxine Paetro was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Grandma's House. If you liked videogames you were probably playing 101 Shark Pets or Avalon Heroes.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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What the sky looked like on 8 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 8 August 2010 ?

Holidays:
  • Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least ? saints: St. Dominic de Guzman, priest, (1170-1221).
  • Sweden - Namesday of Queen Silvia, an Official Flag Day.
  • Taiwan: Father's Day. (In Mandarin, Ba Ba means father and 8-8, or August 8).
  • St. Hormisdas
  • St. Smaragdus (and companions)
Famous Birthdays:
See other famous people born on 08 August
Famous Deaths:
  • Patricia Neal: American actress who was a Broadway success from her stage debut in 1945.
Facts:
  • President of Mexico Felipe Calderón calls for a debate on the legalization of drugs. (''The Observer'')
  • North Korea detains a South Korean fishing boat with four South Koreans and three Chinese on board. (Aljazeera)
  • At least 8 people are killed and 32 others injured during a car bomb outside a restaurant in Ramadi, Iraq. (Aljazeera)
  • The death toll of Saturday's explosion in Basra, Iraq, rises to 43, with the number of injured people being over 100. Police say the explosion was as a result of a power generator short-circuiting but other sources claim it was due to a car bomb. (BBC)
  • Adaisseh incident:

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Sport Games on 8 August 2010

Jupiler League
Football (Belgium)
  • Gent - Genk : 0 - 4
  • Germinal - Cercle Brugge : 0 - 0
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Le Championnat
Football (France)
  • Montpellier - Bordeaux : 1 - 0
See all Football game results of 8 August 2010
Championship
Football (United Kingdom)
  • Cardiff - Sheffield United : 1 - 1
See all Football game results of 8 August 2010
Eredivisie
Football (Netherlands)
  • Feyenoord - Utrecht : 3 - 1
  • Groningen - Ajax : 2 - 2
  • NAC Breda - AZ Alkmaar : 1 - 1
  • Vitesse - Den Haag : 3 - 1
See all Football game results of 8 August 2010

Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on August 08, 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 ?

Private Vegas

By: James Patterson and Maxine Paetro

Las Vegas is a city of contradictions: seedy and glamorous, secretive and wild, Vegas attracts people of all kinds--especially those with a secret to hide, or a life to leave behind.

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The Disappearing Spoon

By: Sam Kean

From New York Times bestselling author Sam Kean comes incredible stories of science, history, finance, mythology, the arts, medicine, and more, as told by the Periodic Table.

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Faithful Place

By: Tana French

The "expertly rendered, gripping new novel" (Janet Maslin, The New York Times)-from the bestselling author of In the Woods and The Likeness.

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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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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Doritos Crash Course

Doritos Crash Course

Platform: Xbox 360 (XBLA), Windows 8

Genre: Platform game

Publisher: Microsoft Game Studios

DogFighter

DogFighter

Platform: PC

Genre: Vehicular combat Combat flight simulator Third-person shooter

Publisher: Dark Water Studios

Blaze Union: Story to Reach the Future

Blaze Union: Story to Reach the Future

Platform: PlayStation Portable

Genre: Tactical role-playing game

Publisher: JP Atlus

Avalon Heroes

Avalon Heroes

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: MOBA

Publisher: alaplaya

101 Shark Pets

101 Shark Pets

Platform: Nintendo DSi (DSiWare)

Genre: Pet-raising simulation

Publisher: Teyon

Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates

News articles
Boss’s Stumble May Also Trip Hewlett-Packard

Mark V. Hurd’s ouster after a relationship with Jodie Fisher has put an unsavory end to one of the most notable executive turns in American business history. [..]

Executive Leaves After iPhone Trouble

Mark Papermaster, the Apple executive in charge of hardware for the iPhone, left the company. [..]

Home videos

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

Death at a Funeral

Format: DVD and Blu-ray

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Surrogates

Format: DVD and Blu-ray

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Peepli Live

Format: DVD

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2012

Studio: Sony

Format: DVD and Blu-ray

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The Invention of Lying

Format: DVD and Blu-ray

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