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Monday 8 August 2011

It was Monday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic). In that special week of August people in US were listening to Party Rock Anthem by LMFAO. Fright Night, directed by Craig Gillespie, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2011 while Now You See Her by James Patterson, Michael Ledwidge was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Black Dynamite. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Deus Ex: Human Revolution or Battlefield 3.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Movies

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

Fright Night

Directed by: Craig Gillespie

Starring: Anton Yelchin, Colin Farrell, David Tennant, Toni Collette

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The Help

Directed by: Tate Taylor

Starring: Emma Stone, Viola Davis, Octavia Spencer, Bryce Dallas Howard

Country: United States

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Friends with Benefits

Directed by: Will Gluck

Starring: Mila Kunis, Justin Timberlake, Patricia Clarkson, Jenna Elfman

Country: United States

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The Change-Up

Directed by: David Dobkin

Starring: Jason Bateman, Ryan Reynolds, Olivia Wilde, Leslie Mann

Country: United States

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Kiss Me

Directed by: Alexandra-Therese Keining

Starring: Ruth Vega Fernandez, Liv Mjönes, Krister Henriksson, Lena Endre

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TV Series

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

Black Dynamite

Directed by: Scott Sanders

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Dirty Money

Directed by: Adam Tysoe

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Against the Wall

Directed by: John Frankenheimer

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Sweet Home Alabama

Directed by: WDP

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Necessary Roughness

Directed by: Not Specified

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 8 August 2011 ?

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:
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Facts:
  • 2011 Syrian uprising
  • The Syrian opposition reports that the Army has entered the town of Maarat an-Numan. (Al Jazeera)
  • Ban Ki-moon, the Secretary-General of the United Nations, again warns the President of Syria Bashar al-Assad to stop violence against civilians. (Ynet)
  • The website of the Ministry of Defense of Syria is taken over by Anonymous. (''Huffington Post'')
  • Kuwait and Bahrain recall their ambassadors to Syria in protest of the violence, a day after Saudi Arabia recalled its ambassador. (''Daily Star Lebanon'')

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Sport Games on 8 August 2011

Bundesliga 2
Football (Germany)
  • Hansa Rostock - Bochum : 0 - 0
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Division 2
Football (France)
  • Metz - Arles : 0 - 0
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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of August 2011 ?

Top #10 R&B songs
  1. I'm On One - DJ Khaled Featuring Drake, Rick Ross & Lil Wayne
  2. Motivation - Kelly Rowland Featuring Lil Wayne
  3. Sure Thing - Miguel
  4. How To Love - Lil Wayne
  5. She Ain't You - Chris Brown
  6. My Last - Big Sean Featuring Chris Brown
  7. Nicki Minaj - Super Bass
  8. Unusual - Trey Songz Featuring Drake
  9. Man Down - Rihanna
  10. Beyonce - Best Thing I Never Had
Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Taboo - Don Omar
  2. Give Me Everything - Pitbull Featuring Ne-Yo, Afrojack & Nayer
  3. You - Romeo Santos
  4. Ven A Bailar - Jennifer Lopez Featuring Pitbull
  5. Amor Clandestino - Mana
  6. Di Que Regresaras - La Original Banda el Limon de Salvador Lizarraga
  7. Te Amo y Te Amo - La Adictiva Banda San Jose de Mesillas
  8. Olvidame - Julion Alvarez y Su Norteno Banda
  9. Cuanto Me Cuesta - La Arrolladora Banda el Limon de Rene Camacho
  10. Prometi - Intocable
Top #10 Rock songs
  1. The Adventures Of Rain Dance Maggie - Red Hot Chili Peppers
  2. Foo Fighters - Walk
  3. Foster The People - Pumped Up Kicks
  4. Country Song - Seether
  5. Rope - Foo Fighters
  6. So Far Away - Avenged Sevenfold
  7. Coldplay - Every Teardrop Is A Waterfall
  8. Lies Of The Beautiful People - Sixx: A.M.
  9. Lowlife - Theory Of A Deadman
  10. You Are A Tourist - Death Cab For Cutie

Books

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

Now You See Her

By: James Patterson, Michael Ledwidge

The perfect lifeA successful lawyer and loving mother, Nina Bloom would do anything to protect the life she's built in New York--including lying to everyone, even her daughter, about her past.

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The Bourne Dominion

By: Eric Van Lustbader

Jason Bourne is searching for an elusive cadre of terrorists planning to destroy America's most strategic natural resources. He needs the help of his long-time friend, General Boris Karpov, the newly

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Bossypants

By: Tina Fey

Before Liz Lemon, before "Weekend Update," before "Sarah Palin," Tina Fey was just a young girl with a dream: a recurring stress dream that she was being chased through a

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The Help

By: Kathryn Stockett

Aibileen is a black maid in 1962 Jackson, Mississippi, who's always taken orders quietly, but lately she's unable to hold her bitterness back. Her friend Minny has never held her tongue but now must somehow keep secrets about her employer ...

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Batman: Arkham City Lockdown

Batman: Arkham City Lockdown

Platform: iOS, Android

Genre: Action-adventure

Publisher: Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment

Deus Ex: Human Revolution

Platform: Microsoft Windows OS X PlayStation 3 Wii U Xbox 360

Genre: Action role-playing, first person shooter[1][2] stealth

Publisher: Square Enix

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Battlefield 3

Platform: Microsoft Windows PlayStation 3 Xbox 360

Genre: First-person shooter

Publisher: Electronic Arts

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Ant Raid

Ant Raid

Platform: iOS

Genre: Real-time strategy

Aquapazza: Aquaplus Dream Match

Platform: Arcade PlayStation 3

Genre: 2D Versus fighting

Publisher: JP Aquaplus; NA Atlus USA

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Home videos

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

It's Kind of a Funny Story

Studio: Focus

Format: DVD & Blu-ray

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Husk

Studio: Lionsgate

Format: DVD & Blu-ray

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Drive Angry

Studio: Summit

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

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Carancho

Studio: Strand Releasing

Format: DVD & Blu-ray

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Bellflower

Studio: Oscilloscope Laboratories

Format: DVD & Blu-ray

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