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Thursday 8 July 2010

It was Thursday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic). In that special week of July people in US were listening to California Gurls by Katy Perry. The Secret World of Arrietty, directed by Hiromasa Yonebayashi, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2010 while The Help by Kathryn Stockett was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Twisted. If you liked videogames you were probably playing And-Kensaku or Michael Jackson: The Experience.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Movies

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

The Secret World of Arrietty

Directed by: Hiromasa Yonebayashi

Starring: Bridgit Mendler, Amy Poehler, Will Arnett, Moises Arias

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You Should Meet My Son!

Directed by: Keith Hartman

Starring: Joanne McGee, Carol Goans, Stewart Carrico, Ginger Pullman

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Psychosis

Directed by: Reg Traviss

Starring: Charisma Carpenter, Paul Sculfor, Ricci Harnett, Justin Hawkins

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Standing Ovation

Directed by: Stewart Raffill

Starring: Devon Jordan, Ashley Cutrona, Erika Corvette, London Clark

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The Sorcerer's Apprentice

Directed by: Jon Turteltaub

Starring: Nicolas Cage, Jay Baruchel, Alfred Molina, Teresa Palmer

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TV Series

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

Twisted

Directed by: Phillip Kaufman

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Norman

Directed by: Jonathan Segal

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Bethenny Ever After

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Passione

Directed by: John Turturro

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Universal Dead

Directed by: Vernon Mortensen

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 8 July 2010 ?

Holidays:
  • Annual Soapy Smith wake, held each year in Skagway, Alaska in the Gold Rush Cemetery and in Hollywood, California at the Magic Castle
  • Feast day of Saint Kilian
  • Feast day of Saint Grimbald
Famous Birthdays:
See famous people born on 08 July
Facts:
  • The first 24-hour flight by a solar-powered plane is completed by the Solar Impulse.
  • A series of bombings over the three-day Shia pilgrimage to the mausoleum of Musa Kadhim in Iraq kill at least 70 and wound 300.
  • A fugitive rebel captain in the Philippines, Nicanor Faeldon, accused of participation in the Oakwood mutiny, turns himself in after three years. (''Philippine Inquirer'')
  • A bomb rips through the engine and coach of a passenger train in Assam, India, killing one person. (''The Sydney Morning Herald'')
  • The Palestinian Authority calls on U.S. President Barack Obama to end tax breaks on American donations to Jewish settlements in the West Bank. (BBC)

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of July 2010 ?

Top #10 R&B songs
  1. Alicia Keys - Un-Thinkable (I'm Ready)
  2. There Goes My Baby - Usher
  3. Find Your Love - Drake
  4. OMG - Usher Featuring will.i.am
  5. Sex Room - Ludacris Featuring Trey Songz
  6. Ride - Ciara Featuring Ludacris
  7. Lose My Mind - Young Jeezy Featuring Plies
  8. Your Love - Nicki Minaj
  9. Over - Drake
  10. Teach Me How To Dougie - Cali Swag District
Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Cuando Me Enamoro - Enrique Iglesias Featuring Juan Luis Guerra
  2. Dime Que Me Quieres - Banda El Recodo de Cruz Lizarraga
  3. Waka Waka (This Time For Africa) - Shakira Featuring Freshlyground
  4. Bachata En Fukuoka - Juan Luis Guerra 440
  5. Al Menos - La Original Banda el Limon de Salvador Lizarraga
  6. Chino & Nacho - Nina Bonita
  7. Y Como Es El - Marc Anthony
  8. La Peinada - Chuy Lizarraga y Su Banda Tierra Sinaloense
  9. No Puedo Volver - Intocable
  10. El Enamorado - Los Titanes de Durango
Top #10 Rock songs
  1. The Good Life - Three Days Grace
  2. Lay Me Down - The Dirty Heads Featuring Rome
  3. The Crow & The Butterfly - Shinedown
  4. Thirty Seconds To Mars - This Is War
  5. Phoenix - 1901
  6. Cage The Elephant - In One Ear
  7. Savior - Rise Against
  8. Let Me Hear You Scream - Ozzy Osbourne
  9. Another Way To Die - Disturbed
  10. Muse - Uprising

Books

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

The Help

By: Kathryn Stockett

Aibileen is a black maid in 1962 Jackson, Mississippi, who's always taken orders quietly, but lately she's unable to hold her bitterness back. Her friend Minny has never held her tongue but now must somehow keep secrets about her employer ...

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Private: #1 Suspect

By: James Patterson, Maxine Paetro

Unsolvable casesSince former Marine Jack Morgan started Private, it has become the world's most effective investigation firm--sought out by the famous and the powerful to discreetly handle their most intimate problems.

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Chelsea Chelsea Bang Bang

By: Chelsea Handler

WHAT . . . A RIOT! Life doesn't get more hilarious than when Chelsea Handler takes aim with her irreverent wit. Who else would send all-staff emails to smoke out the dumbest people on her show? Now, in this new ...

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The Overton Window

By: Glenn Beck

A plan to destroy America, a hundred years in the making, is about to be unleashed . . . can it be stopped?

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Blaster Master: Overdrive

Blaster Master: Overdrive

Platform: WiiWare

Genre: Run and gun, Platform game

Publisher: Gaijinworks

1378 (km)

1378 (km)

Genre: First-person shooter

And-Kensaku

Platform: Wii

Genre: Party

Publisher: Nintendo

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Michael Jackson: The Experience

Platform: Nintendo DS, PlayStation Portable, Wii, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, Nintendo 3DS, iPad, PlayStation Vita, Mac OS X, iPad 2, iPhone

Genre: Music, rhythm

Publisher: Ubisoft, Triumph International

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ダブルスポイラー ~ 東方文花帖 Double Spoiler

ダブルスポイラー ~ 東方文花帖 Double Spoiler

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Shoot 'em up

Publisher: Team Shanghai Alice

Home videos

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

I Hate Valentine's Day

Format: DVD and Blu-ray

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Leap Year

Format: DVD and Blu-ray

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Cop Out

Format: DVD and Blu-ray

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Daniel & Ana

Format: DVD

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Agora

Format: DVD

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