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Thursday 8 August 2013

It was Thursday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic). In that special week of August people in US were listening to Blurred Lines by Robin Thicke. Final Prayer, directed by Elliot Goldner, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2013 while Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Being Mary Jane. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Dungeonland or BattleBlock Theater.
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Movies

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

Final Prayer

Directed by: Elliot Goldner

Starring: Gordon Kennedy, Robin Hill, Aidan McArdle, Sarah Annis

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Banshee Chapter

Directed by: Blair Erickson

Starring: Katia Winter, Ted Levine, Michael McMillian, Corey Moosa

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10 Rules for Sleeping Around

Directed by: Leslie Greif

Starring: Tammin Sursok, Virginia Williams, Chris Marquette, Jesse Bradford

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Elysium

Directed by: Neill Blomkamp

Starring: Matt Damon, Jodie Foster, Sharlto Copley, Alice Braga

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Paranoia

Directed by: Robert Luketic

Starring: Liam Hemsworth, Gary Oldman, Harrison Ford, Amber Heard

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TV Series

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

Being Mary Jane

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About Time

Directed by: Richard Curtis

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Falco

Directed by: Thomas Roth

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The House That Jack Built

Directed by: Henry Barrial

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Jodha Akbar

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 8 August 2013 ?

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)
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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of August 2013 ?

Top #10 R&B songs
  1. Blurred Lines - Robin Thicke Featuring T.I. + Pharrell
  2. Holy Grail - Jay Z Featuring Justin Timberlake
  3. Can't Hold Us - Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Featuring Ray Dalton
  4. Same Love - Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Featuring Mary Lambert
  5. U.O.E.N.O. - Rocko Featuring Future & Rick Ross
  6. Power Trip - J. Cole Featuring Miguel
  7. Thrift Shop - Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Featuring Wanz
  8. Body Party - Ciara
  9. Bad - Wale Featuring Tiara Thomas Or Rihanna
  10. Tapout - Rich Gang Featuring Lil Wayne, Birdman, Future, Mack Maine, Nicki Minaj
Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Vivir Mi Vida - Marc Anthony
  2. Darte Un Beso - Prince Royce
  3. El Ruido de Tus Zapatos - La Arrolladora Banda el Limon de Rene Camacho
  4. Limbo - Daddy Yankee
  5. Y Te Vas - Banda Carnaval
  6. Hoy Tengo Ganas de Ti - Alejandro Fernandez / Christina Aguilera
  7. Mi Nina Traviesa - Luis Coronel
  8. Damaso - Gerardo Ortiz
  9. La Pregunta - J Alvarez
  10. Don Omar - Zumba
Top #10 Rock songs
  1. Imagine Dragons - Radioactive
  2. Capital Cities - Safe And Sound
  3. Phillip Phillips - Gone, Gone, Gone
  4. Sail - AWOLNATION
  5. Summertime Sadness - Lana Del Rey & Cedric Gervais
  6. My Songs Know What You Did In The Dark (Light Em Up) - Fall Out Boy
  7. The Lumineers - Ho Hey
  8. Lorde - Royals
  9. Demons - Imagine Dragons
  10. It's Time - Imagine Dragons

Books

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

Gone Girl

By: Gillian Flynn

THE #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLEROn a warm summer morning in North Carthage, Missouri, it is Nick and Amy Dunne’s fifth wedding anniversary. Presents are being wrapped and reservations are being made when Nick’s clever and beautiful wife disappears.

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Killing Kennedy: The End of Camelot

By: Bill O'Reilly, Martin Dugard

A riveting historical narrative of the shocking events surrounding the assassination of John F. Kennedy, and the follow-up to mega-bestselling author Bill O'Reilly's Killing Lincoln. More than a million readers have thrilled to Bill O'Reilly's Killing Lincoln, the page-turning work ...

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And the Mountains Echoed

By: Khaled Hosseini

An unforgettable novel about finding a lost piece of yourself in someone else.Khaled Hosseini, the #1 New York Times–bestselling author of The Kite Runner and A Thousand Splendid Suns, has written a new novel about how we love, how we ...

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Second Honeymoon

By: James Patterson and Howard Roughan

A walk down the aisle, a resort hotel, a drink on the beach...for these unlucky couples, the honeymoon's over. A newlywed couple steps into the sauna in their deluxe honeymoon

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Aliens: Colonial Marines

Platform: Microsoft Windows PlayStation 3 Xbox 360

Genre: First-person shooter

Publisher: Sega

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Dots

Platform: iOS Android

Publisher: Betaworks

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Dots

Platform: iOS Android

Publisher: Betaworks

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Dungeonland

Platform: Microsoft Windows, Mac OS X

Genre: Action RPG

Publisher: Paradox Interactive

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BattleBlock Theater

Platform: Xbox 360, Microsoft Windows, Linux, Mac OS X

Genre: Platformer

Publisher: Microsoft Studios The Behemoth (Steam)

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Home videos

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

Union Square

Studio: MPI

Format: DVD

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Silver Linings Playbook

Studio: Weinstein/Anchor Bay

Format: DVD & Blu-ray

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Mighty Fine

Studio: Lionsgate

Format: DVD

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Side Effects

Studio: Universal

Format: DVD & Blu-ray

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Hannah Arendt

Studio: Zeitgeist

Format: DVD & Blu-ray

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