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Thursday 8 August 2013

It was Thursday, under the sign of Leo (see planets position on August 8, 2013). 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 Unbroken by Laura Hillenbrand was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Being Mary Jane. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Digimon Adventure or CastleStorm.
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What the sky looked like on 8 August 2013

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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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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on August 08, 2013 - Geocentric view

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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. Zumba - Don Omar
Top #10 Rock songs
  1. Imagine Dragons - Radioactive
  2. Safe And Sound - Capital Cities
  3. Gone, Gone, Gone - Phillip Phillips
  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. Ho Hey - The Lumineers
  8. Royals - Lorde
  9. Demons - Imagine Dragons
  10. It's Time - Imagine Dragons

Books

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

Unbroken

By: Laura Hillenbrand

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • NOW A MAJOR MOTION PICTURE • Look for special features inside. Join the Random House Reader’s Circle for author chats and more.In

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A Dance With Dragons

By: George R. R. Martin

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • THE BOOK BEHIND THE FIFTH SEASON OF THE ACCLAIMED HBO SERIES GAME OF THRONESDon’t miss the thrilling sneak peek of George R.

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Love, Dishonor, Marry, Die, Cherish, Perish

By: David Rakoff

From the incomparable David Rakoff, a poignant, beautiful, witty, and wise novel in verse whose scope spans the twentieth centuryThrough his books and his radio essays for NPR's This American Life,

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The Ocean At The End Of The Lane

By: Neil Gaiman

UK National Book Awards 2013 "Book of the Year"“Fantasy of the very best.” Wall Street JournalA middle-aged man returns to his childhood home to attend a funeral.

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Fault Milestone One

Fault Milestone One

Platform: Microsoft Windows, OS X, Linux, PlayStation Vita

Genre: Visual novel

Publisher: JP Alice in Dissonance; WW Sekai Project

Digimon Adventure

Digimon Adventure

Platform: PlayStation Portable

Genre: Role-playing, dungeon crawl

Publisher: Namco Bandai Games

Atomic Ninjas

Atomic Ninjas

Platform: PlayStation 3 PlayStation Vita Microsoft Windows OS X

Genre: Action Arcade game

Publisher: Grip Games

Dynasty Warriors 8

Dynasty Warriors 8

Platform: PlayStation 3 PlayStation 4 PlayStation Vita Xbox 360 Xbox One[1] Microsoft Windows

Genre: Hack and slash, Action

Publisher: Tecmo Koei

CastleStorm

CastleStorm

Platform: iOS, Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita, Wii U, Xbox 360, Xbox One

Genre: Tower defense

Publisher: Zen Studios

Home videos

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

An Officer and a Gentleman

Studio: Paramount/Warner Bros.

Format: Blu-ray

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No One Lives

Studio: Anchor Bay

Format: DVD & Blu-ray

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The Last Stand

Studio: Lionsgate

Format: DVD & Blu-ray

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At Any Price

Studio: Sony

Format: DVD & Blu-ray

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The Company You Keep

Studio: Sony

Format: DVD & Blu-ray

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