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Friday 8 January 2010

It was Friday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic). In that special week of January people in US were listening to TiK ToK by Ke$ha. The Book of Eli, directed by The Hughes Brothers, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2010 while I, Alex Cross by James Patterson was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Faux Raccord. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Chaos;Head Love Chu Chu! or Command Ops: Battles from the Bulge.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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

Sherlock Holmes

Directed by: Guy Ritchie

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

Country: United States

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3 Idiots

Directed by: Rajkumar Hirani

Starring: Aamir Khan, Madhavan, Mona Singh

Country: United States

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Directed by: James Cameron

Starring: Sam Worthington, Zoe Saldana, Sigourney Weaver

Country: United States

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The Lovely Bones

Directed by: Peter Jackson

Starring: Rachel Weisz, Mark Wahlberg, Saoirse Ronan

Country: United States

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The Blind Side

Directed by: John Lee Hancock

Starring: Quinton Aaron, Sandra Bullock, Tim McGraw

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released this week ?

Faux Raccord

Starring: Vincent Garnier

Country: France

The Neon Tiki Tribe Series

Starring: Colt Clark

Country: United States

The World from Above

Starring: Richard Mervyn

Country: United States

Reel Rock Film Tour

Starring: Alex Honnold, Dean Potter, Ueli Steck, Daniel Woods

Country: United States

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Fake or Fortune?

Starring: Fiona Bruce, Philip Mould

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 8 January 2010 ?

  • Commonwealth Day is celebrated in Northern Mariana Islands.
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Famous Deaths:
  • Gunmen from an offshoot the Front for the Liberation of the Enclave of Cabinda attacked the bus carrying the Togo national football team on its way to the 2010 African Cup of Nations, killing three.
  • The Togo national football team is involved in an attack in Angola, and as a result withdraws from the Africa Cup of Nations.
  • A large statue of the Pharaoh Taharqa is discovered deep in Sudan. (''The Independent'')
  • Police in England respond to a security alert on a Dubai-bound flight from London Heathrow Airport. (''Toronto Star'')
  • Sékouba Konaté, the interim head of the junta in Guinea, is flown to Senegal after falling ill. (Reuters South Africa)

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Sport Games on 8 January 2010

Football (United Kingdom)
  • West Brom - Nott'm Forest : 1 - 3
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Football (Portugal)
  • Sp Braga - Nacional : 2 - 0
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What news were making the headlines those days in January 2010?

  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.1084
  • Esquire
  • Wired: Wired - January, 2010


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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The Lacuna

By: Barbara Kingsolver

In The Lacuna, her first novel in nine years, Barbara Kingsolver, the acclaimed New York Times bestselling author of The Poisonwood Bible and Animal, Vegetable, Miracle: A Year of Food Life,

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The Last Song

By: Nicholas Sparks

Seventeen year old Veronica "Ronnie" Miller's life was turned upside-down when her parents divorced and her father moved from New York City to Wrightsville Beach, North Carolina.

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Ford County

By: John Grisham

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERNumber 1 New York Times bestselling author John Grisham takes us back to Ford County, Mississippi, the setting of his first novel, A Time to Kill.

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Chaos;Head Love Chu Chu!

Platform: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, PlayStation Portable, PlayStation Vita

Genre: Comedy, Romance, Visual novel

Publisher: 5pb.

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Dinner Date

Dinner Date

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Casual

APB: All Points Bulletin

Platform: Microsoft Windows Xbox One PlayStation 4

Genre: Action-adventure, third-person shooter

Publisher: Realtime Worlds K2 Network (acquisition)

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Command Ops: Battles from the Bulge

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Computer Wargame

Publisher: Matrix Games

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Pac-Man Championship Edition

Platform: Android Xbox Live Arcade iOS PlayStation Portable PlayStation 3 Nintendo 3DS J2ME Roku Maemo 5

Genre: Maze, Arcade

Publisher: Namco Bandai Games

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