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Sunday 8 May 2011

It was Sunday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic). In that special week of May people in US were listening to E.T. by Katy Perry. Thor, directed by Kenneth Branagh, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2011 while Eve by Iris Johansen was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Último a Sair. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Dance Dance Revolution II or de Blob 2.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last 30 days ?

Último a Sair

Written by: Bruno Nogueira

Starring: Luciana Abreu, Sónia Balacó, Marco Borges, António Branco

Country: Portugal

Two Greedy Italians

Starring: Antonio Carluccio, Gennaro Contaldo

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Undercover

Starring: Vladimir Penev, Zachary Baharov, Mihail Bilalov, Milena Nikolova

Country: Bulgaria

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Game of Thrones

Written by: David Benioff, D.B. Weiss

Starring: Peter Dinklage, Lena Headey, Emilia Clarke, Kit Harington

Country: United States

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Monty Don's Italian Gardens

Starring: Monty Don

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Movies

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

Thor

Directed by: Kenneth Branagh

Starring: Chris Hemsworth, Anthony Hopkins, Natalie Portman

Country: United States

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Fast Five

Directed by: Justin Lin

Starring: Vin Diesel, Paul Walker, Dwayne Johnson

Country: United States

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Bridesmaids

Directed by: Paul Feig

Starring: Kristen Wiig, Maya Rudolph, Rose Byrne

Country: United States

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Insidious

Directed by: James Wan

Starring: Patrick Wilson, Rose Byrne, Ty Simpkins

Country: United States

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Detention

Directed by: Joseph Kahn

Starring: Josh Hutcherson, Shanley Caswell, Spencer Locke

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 8 May 2011 ?

Holidays:
  • Saints Wiro, Plechelmus and Otger
  • Saint Macharius of Ghent (died 1012)
  • Parents' Day in South Korea
  • Iris feast of the Region of Brussels capital (in Belgium)
  • VE Day
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
Facts:
  • 2011 Syrian protests:
  • Syrian forces enter the cities of Homs and Tafas, where anti-government demonstrations were taking place. (Al Jazeera)
  • Bahrain's King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa orders an end to the emergency law imposed after anti-government protests. (Al Jazeera)
  • Fourteen people are killed in fighting at the Iraqi Ministry of Interior including six members of the police. (AP via Fox News)
  • 2011 Egyptian revolution:

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of May 2011 ?

Top #10 songs in the USA
  1. Katy Perry - E.T.
  2. Adele - Rolling In The Deep
  3. The Black Eyed Peas - Just Can't Get Enough
  4. S&M - Rihanna
  5. S&M - Rihanna
  6. Down On Me - Jeremih
  7. Bruno Mars - The Lazy Song
  8. Jennifer Lopez - On The Floor
  9. Look At Me Now - Chris Brown
  10. Blow - Ke$ha

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Sport Games on 8 May 2011

Serie A
Italian Football
  • Bologna - Parma : 0 - 0
  • Brescia - Catania : 1 - 2
  • Cagliari - Cesena : 0 - 2
  • Genoa - Sampdoria : 2 - 1
See all Football game results of 8 May 2011
Bundesliga 2
Football (Germany)
  • Augsburg - Frankfurt FSV : 2 - 1
  • Bielefeld - Karlsruhe : 2 - 1
  • Duisburg - Paderborn : 3 - 1
  • Erzgebirge Aue - Hertha : 0 - 2
See all Football game results of 8 May 2011
La Liga Primera Division
Football (Spain)
  • Barcelona - Espanol : 2 - 0
  • Mallorca - Villarreal : 0 - 0
  • Zaragoza - Osasuna : 1 - 3
See all Football game results of 8 May 2011
La Liga Segunda Division
Football (Spain)
  • Cordoba - Betis : 1 - 1
  • Gimnastic - Granada : 0 - 3
See all Football game results of 8 May 2011

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in May 2011?

  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.1153
  • Time: Photos of TIME 100 honorees
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.11577

Books

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

Eve

By: Iris Johansen

Eve Duncan's mission in life is to bring closure to the families who have experienced the agony of a missing child.

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I'M Over All That

By: Shirley MacLaine

The New York Times bestseller—now in paperback. Award-winning actress Shirley MacLaine pens the most funny, accessible, and timely book of her career, detailing all the things she’s over…and a few she’s

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Liberty Defined

By: Ron Paul

In Liberty Defined, congressman and #1 New York Times bestselling author Ron Paul returns with his most provocative, comprehensive, and compelling arguments for personal freedom to date.The

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Water for Elephants

By: Sara Gruen

Though he may not speak of them, the memories still dwell inside Jacob Jankowski's ninety-something-year-old mind. Memories of himself as a young man, tossed by fate onto a rickety train that was home to the Benzini Brothers Most Spectacular Show ...

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Ace Combat: Assault Horizon Legacy

Platform: Nintendo 3DS

Genre: Action game

Publisher: Namco Bandai Games

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Dance Dance Revolution II

Platform: Wii

Genre: Music, Exercise

Publisher: Konami

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de Blob 2

Platform: PlayStation 3, Wii, Xbox 360, Nintendo DS

Genre: Platform, puzzle

Publisher: THQ Syfy Kids

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Blobster

Blobster

Platform: iOS

Genre: Platformer

Publisher: Chillingo

Pac-Man Battle Royale

Pac-Man Battle Royale

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Arcade, Maze chase

Publisher: Namco Bandai Games


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