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Tuesday 8 December 2009

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see planets position on December 8, 2009). The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic). In that special week of December people in US were listening to Empire State Of Mind by Jay-Z. 3 Idiots, directed by Rajkumar Hirani, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2009 while I, Alex Cross by James Patterson was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Albert Schweitzer. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Lego Indiana Jones 2: The Adventure Continues or Boku no Natsuyasumi 4.
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What the sky looked like on 8 December 2009

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

3 Idiots

Directed by: Rajkumar Hirani

Starring: Aamir Khan, Madhavan, Mona Singh, Sharman Joshi

Country: United States

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Sherlock Holmes

Directed by: Guy Ritchie

Starring: Robert Downey Jr., Jude Law, Rachel McAdams, Mark Strong

Country: United States

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Did You Hear About the Morgans?

Directed by: Marc Lawrence

Starring: Hugh Grant, Sarah Jessica Parker, Sam Elliott, Elisabeth Moss

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Assault Girls

Directed by: Mamoru Oshii

Starring: Yoshikazu Fujiki, Rinko Kikuchi, Meisa Kuroki, Hinako Saeki

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Directed by: James Cameron

Starring: Sam Worthington, Zoe Saldana, Sigourney Weaver, Michelle Rodriguez

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

Albert Schweitzer

Directed by: Gavin Millar

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Men of a Certain Age

Directed by: Parthiban Shanmugam

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Directed by: Rob York

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Fear Clinic

Directed by: Robert Hall

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Directed by: Mira Nair

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 8 December 2009 ?

  • Malta - Public Holiday.
  • Panama - Mother's Day
  • Romania - Constitution Day
  • Bulgaria - Day of the Student (studentski praznik)
  • R.C. Saints - The solemnity of the Immaculate Conception of the Virgin Mary: a Holy Day of Obligation
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Famous Deaths:
  • Bombings in Baghdad, Iraq kill 127 and injure 448.
  • Japan unveils a new ¥7.2 trillion (US$80.6 billion) stimulus package to strengthen the country's economy amid signs it is weakening. (Press TV)
  • Anti-government protests in Iran continue at universities for a second day, with over 200 arrests. (''Lebanon Daily Star'')
  • Gunmen in Honduras shoot dead the head of the country's anti-drug trafficking unit, Julian Aristides Gonzalez. (Radio Netherlands Worldwide)
  • For the second time in as many years, CBS cancels a United States-produced soap opera, this time ''As the World Turns'' after 54 years, in effect putting Procter Gamble, the creators of said genre, out of that business. (Bloomberg News)

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Sport Games on 8 December 2009

Football (United Kingdom)
  • Doncaster - Sheffield Weds : 1 - 0
  • Ipswich - Peterboro : 0 - 0
  • Leicester - Bristol City : 1 - 3
  • Middlesbrough - Blackpool : 0 - 3
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Division 1
Football (United Kingdom)
  • Ross County - Morton : 3 - 1
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Division 2
Football (United Kingdom)
  • Dumbarton - Peterhead : 1 - 0
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Serie B
Football (Italy)
  • Frosinone - Brescia : 1 - 0
  • Grosseto - Albinoleffe : 2 - 2
  • Reggina - Sassuolo : 0 - 2
  • Salernitana - Empoli : 1 - 0
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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on December 08, 2009 - Geocentric view

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of December 2009 ?

Top #10 R&B songs
  1. Papers - Usher
  2. I Invented Sex - Trey Songz Featuring Drake
  3. Empire State Of Mind - Jay-Z + Alicia Keys
  4. Money To Blow - Birdman Featuring Lil Wayne & Drake
  5. Bad Habits - Maxwell
  6. Pretty Wings - Maxwell
  7. Baby By Me - 50 Cent Featuring Ne-Yo
  8. It Kills Me - Melanie Fiona
  9. Forever - Drake Featuring Kanye West, Lil Wayne & Eminem
  10. Wasted - Gucci Mane Featuring Plies Or OJ Da Juiceman
Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Looking For Paradise - Alejandro Sanz Featuring Alicia Keys
  2. Me Gusta Todo De Ti - Banda El Recodo de Cruz Lizarraga
  3. Esclavo De Sus Besos - David Bisbal
  4. Gracias A Ti - Wisin & Yandel Featuring Enrique Iglesias
  5. Hay Ojitos - Intocable
  6. Te Ira Mejor Sin Mi - Joan Sebastian
  7. Te Ves Fatal - El Trono de Mexico
  8. La Calabaza - La Arrolladora Banda el Limon de Rene Camacho
  9. Su Veneno - Aventura
  10. Espinoza Paz - Lo Intentamos
Top #10 Rock songs
  1. Break - Three Days Grace
  2. I Will Not Bow - Breaking Benjamin
  3. Foo Fighters - Wheels
  4. Alice In Chains - Check My Brain
  5. Muse - Uprising
  6. Weezer - (If You're Wondering If I Want You To) I Want You To
  7. If You Only Knew - Shinedown
  8. Jars - Chevelle
  9. Savior - Rise Against
  10. Kings And Queens - Thirty Seconds To Mars


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

I, Alex Cross

By: James Patterson

THE #1 BESTSELLING BLOCKBUSTERCan Alex Cross survive his most chilling - and personal - case ever? Pulled out of a family celebration, Detective Alex Cross gets awful news: A beloved relative has been found brutally murdered.

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By: Dean Koontz

In the stillness of a golden September afternoon, deep in the wilderness of the Rockies, a solitary craftsman, Grady Adams, and his magnificent Irish wolfhound, Merlin, step from shadow into light

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Too Big To Fail

By: Andrew Ross Sorkin

A brilliantly reported true-life thriller that goes behind the scenes of the financial crisis on Wall Street and in Washington. In one of the most gripping financial narratives in

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By: Malcolm Gladwell

In this stunning new book, Malcolm Gladwell takes us on an intellectual journey through the world of "outliers"--the best and the brightest, the most famous and the most successful.

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Astro Boy: The Video Game

Astro Boy: The Video Game

Platform: PlayStation Portable, Nintendo DS, PlayStation 2, Wii

Genre: Action platform

Publisher: D3 Publisher

Bit Boy!!

Bit Boy!!

Platform: Wii (WiiWare)

Genre: Action

Publisher: JP Marvelous Entertainment; NA Bplus; EU Bplus

Crayon Physics Deluxe

Crayon Physics Deluxe

Platform: Windows, iOS, Mac OS X, Linux, Android

Genre: Video puzzle game

Lego Indiana Jones 2: The Adventure Continues

Platform: Microsoft Windows; Nintendo DS; OS X; PlayStation 3; PlayStation Portable; Wii; Xbox 360

Genre: Action-adventure

Publisher: LucasArts; Feral Interactive (OS X)

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Boku no Natsuyasumi 4

Boku no Natsuyasumi 4

Platform: PlayStation Portable

Genre: Adventure

Publisher: Sony Computer Entertainment

Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates

News articles
Bank of America Executive Under Scrutiny

The New York attorney general is focusing on testimony by Greg Curl, the bank’s chief risk officer and a leading candidate for C.E.O., about a merger with Merrill Lynch. [..]

Dark Side of a Natural Gas Boom

Some environmentalists are concerned that a technology called hydraulic fracturing used to produce natural gas could be leading to pollution. [..]

Stock Markets
  • Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $46.14
  • Union Pacific UNP: opens at $64.42
  • United Technologies UTX: opens at $68.52
  • HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $49.08
Exchange Rates
  • 1 CHF = 6.648 CNY
  • 1 CAD = 6.4217 CNY
  • 1 CAD = 0.9655 CHF
  • 1 AUD = 6.178 CNY

Home videos

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


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Public Enemies

Studio: DVD and Blu-ray

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Trouble the Water

Studio: DVD

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The Lucky Ones

Studio: DVD and Blu-ray

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Grey Gardens

Studio: DVD

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