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Thursday 8 July 2010

It was Thursday, under the sign of Cancer (see planets position on July 8, 2010). 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 Big Short by Michael Lewis was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Twisted. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Battlefield Online or Doodle God.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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What the sky looked like on 8 July 2010

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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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Inception

Directed by: Christopher Nolan

Starring: Leonardo DiCaprio, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Ellen Page, Ken Watanabe

Country: United States

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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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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on July 08, 2010 - Geocentric view

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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. Nina Bonita - Chino & Nacho
  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 Big Short

By: Michael Lewis

The real story of the crash began in bizarre feeder markets where the sun doesn't shine and the SEC doesn't dare, or bother, to tread: the bond and real estate derivative

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Empire Of The Summer Moon

By: S. C. Gwynne

In the tradition of Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee, a stunningly vivid historical account of the forty-year battle between Comanche Indians and white settlers for control of the American West,

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The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo

By: Stieg Larsson

Murder mystery, family saga, love story, and financial intrigue combine into one satisfyingly complex and entertainingly atmospheric novel, the first in Stieg Larsson's thrilling Millenium series featuring Lisbeth Salander.

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Born To Run

By: Christopher McDougall

An epic adventure that began with one simple question: Why does my foot hurt? Isolated by Mexico's deadly Copper Canyons, the blissful Tarahumara Indians have honed the ability to run hundreds of

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Distant Worlds

Platform: Windows

Genre: 4X

Publisher: Matrix Games

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Battlefield Online

Battlefield Online

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: First-person shooter

Publisher: Neowiz Games

Doodle God

Doodle God

Platform: Windows Phone, Android, Samsung Bada, iOS, Adobe Flash, Windows 8, PlayStation Vita, PlayStation 4, Microsoft Windows

Genre: Puzzle video game

Publisher: JoyBits Ltd.

Dinner Date

Dinner Date

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Casual

Bloody Good Time

Bloody Good Time

Platform: Xbox Live Arcade, Microsoft Windows

Genre: First-person shooter

Publisher: Ubisoft

Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates

News articles
Bid-Rigging Convictions Overturned

A New York State judge has thrown out the convictions of two former executives at the Marsh & McLennan Companies for their roles in an insurance bid-rigging scheme that led to an $850 million settlement with the state, Reuters reported. [..]

BP Chief Meets U.A.E.’s Mubadala

The chief executive of BPMubadala Wednesday, after discussions with the Abu Dhabi Investment Authority, Reuters reported. [..]

Stock Markets
  • Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $34.99
  • Union Pacific UNP: opens at $70.73
  • United Technologies UTX: opens at $67.07
  • HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $45.42
Exchange Rates
  • 1 CHF = 6.4579 CNY
  • 1 CAD = 6.496 CNY
  • 1 CAD = 1.0052 CHF
  • 1 AUD = 5.942 CNY

Home videos

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

The Spy Next Door

Format: DVD and Blu-ray

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Leap Year

Format: DVD and Blu-ray

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Nine Dead

Format: DVD

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Multiple Sarcasms

Format: DVD and Blu-ray

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The Song of Sparrows

Format: DVD

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