Monday 8 August 2016

US date format: 8/8/2016, UK date format: 8/8/2016

It was Monday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on August 8, 2016). The US president was Barack Obama (Democrat). In that special week of August people in US were listening to Cheap Thrills by Sia Featuring Sean Paul. The Evil in Us, directed by Jason William Lee, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2016 while Bullseye by James Patterson, Michael Ledwidge was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching The Big Fat Quiz of Everything. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Total War: Warhammer or Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2.
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Movies

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The Evil in Us

Directed by: Jason William Lee

Starring: Debs Howard, Danny Zaporozan, Behtash Fazlali, Ian Collins

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Spaceman

Directed by: Brett Rapkin

Starring: Josh Duhamel, W. Earl Brown, Ernie Hudson, Winter Ave Zoli

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Kubo and the Two Strings

Directed by: Travis Knight

Starring: Charlize Theron, Art Parkinson, Matthew McConaughey, Ralph Fiennes

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Annabelle Hooper and the Ghosts of Nantucket

Directed by: Paul Serafini

Starring: Bailee Madison, Robert Capron, Rachel Resheff, Mavrick Moreno

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Suicide Squad

Written by: David Ayer

Directed by: David Ayer

Starring: Will Smith, Jared Leto, Margot Robbie, Viola Davis

Country: United States of America

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TV Series

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

The Big Fat Quiz of Everything

Sotus

Gooreumi Geurin Dalbit

Jean-Claude Van Johnson

Chesapeake Shores

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 8 August 2016 ?

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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Facts:
  • Manchester United complete the signing of Paul Pogba on a five-year deal from Juventus for a world record transfer fee of £89m (€105m), making Pogba the most expensive football player ever. (BBC Sport)
  • A report showing a negative evaluation of the British Government's Troubled Families programme is leaked to the BBC. (BBC)
  • Japan orders its military to shoot down any North Korean missiles that threaten to strike Japan at anytime, and is placing its forces on a state of alert for at least three months, according to a Ministry of Defense official. (Reuters)
  • Japan–North Korea relations, North Korea and weapons of mass destruction: Japan orders its military to shoot down any North Korean missiles that threaten to strike Japan at anytime, and is placing its forces on a state of alert for at least three months, according to a Ministry of Defense official. (Reuters)
  • A Filipino lawmaker proposes a bill banning Republican U.S. presidential candidate Donald Trump from entering the Philippines after Trump compared Filipino legal immigrants to terrorists. (The Washington Post), (Rappler)

Sport Games on 8 August 2016

Bundesliga 2
Football (Germany)
  • Stuttgart - St Pauli : 2 - 1
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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of August 2016 ?

Top #10 songs in the USA
  1. Cheap Thrills - Sia Featuring Sean Paul
  2. Cold Water - Major Lazer Featuring Justin Bieber & MO
  3. One Dance - Drake Featuring WizKid & Kyla
  4. This Is What You Came For - Calvin Harris Featuring Rihanna
  5. Justin Timberlake - Can't Stop The Feeling!
  6. Don't Let Me Down - The Chainsmokers Featuring Daya
  7. twenty one pilots - Ride
  8. Needed Me - Rihanna
  9. Send My Love (To Your New Lover) - Adele
  10. Desiigner - Panda
Top #10 R&B songs
  1. One Dance - Drake Featuring WizKid & Kyla
  2. Needed Me - Rihanna
  3. Desiigner - Panda
  4. Don't Mind - Kent Jones
  5. For Free - DJ Khaled Featuring Drake
  6. Controlla - Drake
  7. Too Good - Drake Featuring Rihanna
  8. Work - Rihanna Featuring Drake
  9. Broccoli - D.R.A.M. Featuring Lil Yachty
  10. I Got The Keys - DJ Khaled Featuring Jay Z & Future
Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Duele El Corazon - Enrique Iglesias Featuring Wisin
  2. Hasta El Amanecer - Nicky Jam
  3. La Bicicleta - Carlos Vives & Shakira
  4. Bobo - J Balvin
  5. El Perdedor - Maluma Featuring Yandel
  6. Me Vas A Extranar - Banda Sinaloense MS de Sergio Lizarraga
  7. Shaky Shaky - Daddy Yankee
  8. Andas En Mi Cabeza - Chino & Nacho Featuring Daddy Yankee
  9. La Carretera - Prince Royce
  10. Chillax - Farruko Featuring Ky-Mani Marley
Top #10 Rock songs
  1. twenty one pilots - Ride
  2. Heathens - twenty one pilots
  3. twenty one pilots - Stressed Out
  4. James Bay - Let It Go
  5. Hymn For The Weekend - Coldplay
  6. Unsteady - X Ambassadors
  7. Sucker For Pain - Lil Wayne, Wiz Khalifa & Imagine Dragons With Logic & Ty Dolla $ign Feat. X Ambassadors
  8. The Sound Of Silence - Disturbed
  9. Ben Rector - Brand New
  10. Ophelia - The Lumineers

Books

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

Bullseye

By: James Patterson, Michael Ledwidge

Caught in the crosshairs of a deadly standoff, Detective Michael Bennett must kill...or be killed. Snow blankets the avenues of Manhattan's exclusive Upper West Side. The storm is the perfect cover for a fashionable, highly trained team of lethal assassins …

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Smooth Operator

By: Stuart Woods

From #1 bestselling author Stuart Woods comes an extraordinary new series starring an old fan favorite: Teddy Fay. When President Kate Lee calls Stone Barrington to Washington on an urgent matter, it’s soon clear that a potentially disastrous situation requires …

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Sweet Tomorrows

By: Debbie Macomber

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • The much-anticipated conclusion to Debbie Macomber’s beloved Rose Harbor series, set in the picturesque town of Cedar Cove, Sweet Tomorrows is a vibrant and poignant novel of letting go of fear, following your heart, and …

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Me Before You

By: Jojo Moyes

Look out for Jojo’s new book, Still Me, the next book featuring Louisa Clark from Me Before You and After You, coming soon! They had nothing in common until love gave them everything to lose .

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Lego Worlds

Lego Worlds

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Sandbox

Publisher: Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment

Total War: Warhammer

Total War: Warhammer

Platform: Microsoft Windows OS X Linux

Genre: Turn-based strategy, real-time tactics

Publisher: Sega

Lego Marvel's Avengers

Lego Marvel's Avengers

Platform: Microsoft Windows; Nintendo 3DS; OS X; PlayStation 3; PlayStation 4; PlayStation Vita; Wii U; Xbox 360; Xbox One

Genre: Action-adventure

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

Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2

Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2

Platform: Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One

Genre: Fighting, role-playing

Publisher: Bandai Namco Entertainment

Lego Star Wars: The Force Awakens

Platform: Microsoft Windows; Nintendo 3DS; PlayStation 3; PlayStation 4; PlayStation Vita; Wii U; Xbox 360; Xbox One

Genre: Action-adventure

Publisher: Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment

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Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates

Stock Markets
  • Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $80.46
  • Union Pacific UNP: opens at $93.88
  • United Technologies UTX: opens at $107.74
  • HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $14.30
Exchange Rates
  • 1 CHF = 8.721 SEK
  • 1 CHF = 18.8579 MXN
  • 1 CHF = 6.7755 CNY
  • 1 CAD = 6.5184 SEK

Home videos

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

Careful What You Wish For

Studio: ANME9

Format: DVD

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Ithaca

Studio: Sony

Format: DVD

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Love the Coopers

Studio: Lionsgate

Format: DVD & Blu-ray

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Jeepers Creepers

Studio: Shout! Factory

Format: Collector's Edition Blu-ray

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Bridget Jones's Baby

Studio: Universal

Format: DVD & Blu-ray

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