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Friday 8 October 2010

It was Friday, under the sign of Libra (see planets position on October 8, 2010). The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic). In that special week of October people in US were listening to Just The Way You Are by Bruno Mars. Aakrosh, directed by Priyadarshan, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2010 while Sh*T My Dad Says by Justin Halpern was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Gigantic. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Blade Kitten or Cover Orange.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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What the sky looked like on 8 October 2010

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Movies

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

Aakrosh

Directed by: Priyadarshan

Starring: Ajay Devgn, Akshaye Khanna, Bipasha Basu, Paresh Rawal

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An Invisible Sign

Directed by: Marilyn Agrelo

Starring: Jessica Alba, Chris Messina, Sônia Braga, John Shea

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Altitude

Directed by: Kaare Andrews

Starring: Jessica Lowndes, Julianna Guill, Ryan Donowho, Landon Liboiron

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Drunkboat

Directed by: Bob Meyer

Starring: John Malkovich, John Goodman, Jacob Zachar, Brian Deneen

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Red

Directed by: Robert Schwentke

Starring: Bruce Willis, Helen Mirren, Morgan Freeman, Mary-Louise Parker

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

Gigantic

Directed by: Matt Aselton

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Boardwalk Empire

Directed by: Martin Scorsese

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Outsourced

Directed by: John Jeffcoat

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Nikita

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Hellcats

Directed by: Robert F. Slatzer

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 8 October 2010 ?

Holidays:
  • French Republican Calendar - Citrouille (Pumpkin) Day, seventeenth day in the Month of VendTmiaire
  • Also see October 8 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • Bolivia - reportedly, Che Guevara is honoured on this day at which he was captured in La Higuera, as San Ernesto, answering prayers for rain.
  • Wales and Cornwall - Saint Keyne
  • RC Saints - Saint Susan of Blois
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
Facts:
  • Four miners were killed and another was seriously injured after a colliery collapsed in Xinjiang. A pit owned by Xinjiang Shenhua Tiandian Mining in Hutubi county in Changji Hui Autonomous Prefecture caved in. (Global Times)
  • Several militants are killed in Khyber Agency when security forces targeted militant hideouts with gunship helicopters. (Dawn)
  • At least 16 people, including the governor of Kunduz province, Mohammad Omar, are killed in a bombing. (Voice of America)
  • German officials say that Islamic militants whose disclosures have triggered a Europe-wide terror alert, have links to the perpetrators of the September 11 attacks on the United States in 2001. (AP via Google News)
  • A Taiwanese ship initially believed to have been hijacked off the coast of Madagascar is later found safe. (Xinhua)

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on October 08, 2010 - Geocentric view

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Music Charts

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

Top #10 R&B songs
  1. Deuces - Chris Brown Featuring Tyga & Kevin McCall
  2. Bottoms Up - Trey Songz Featuring Nicki Minaj
  3. Love All Over Me - Monica
  4. There Goes My Baby - Usher
  5. Fancy - Drake Featuring T.I. & Swizz Beatz
  6. Miss Me - Drake Featuring Lil Wayne
  7. Holding You Down (Goin In Circles) - Jazmine Sullivan
  8. Love The Way You Lie - Eminem Featuring Rihanna
  9. Alicia Keys - Un-Thinkable (I'm Ready)
  10. Bittersweet - Fantasia
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. Nina De Mi Corazon - La Arrolladora Banda el Limon de Rene Camacho
  4. Al Diablo Lo Nuestro - Espinoza Paz
  5. I Like It - Enrique Iglesias Featuring Pitbull
  6. Danza Kuduro - Don Omar & Lucenzo
  7. Corazon Sin Cara - Prince Royce
  8. Alejate De Mi - Camila
  9. El Malo - Aventura
  10. Sergio Vega - Millonario de Amor
Top #10 Rock songs
  1. Stone Sour - Say You'll Haunt Me
  2. Neon Trees - Animal
  3. Another Way To Die - Disturbed
  4. Mumford & Sons - Little Lion Man
  5. Avenged Sevenfold - Nightmare
  6. Lay Me Down - The Dirty Heads Featuring Rome
  7. Kings Of Leon - Radioactive
  8. Savior - Rise Against
  9. The Black Keys - Tighten Up
  10. Phoenix - Lisztomania

Books

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

Sh*T My Dad Says

By: Justin Halpern

After being dumped by his longtime girlfriend, twenty-eight-year-old Justin Halpern found himself living at home with his seventy-three-year-old dad. Sam Halpern, who is "like Socrates, but angrier, and with worse hair,"

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Santa Fe Edge

By: Stuart Woods

Lawyer Ed Eagle returns-and so does his past. Santa Fe attorney Ed Eagle has recovered from his encounters with Mexican organized crime and his ex-wife, Barbara-who's much more dangerous.

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Room

By: Emma Donoghue

NOW A MAJOR MOTION PICTURE -- nominated for four Academy Awards, including Best PictureTo five-year-old-Jack, Room is the world. . . . It's where he was born, it's where he and his Ma eat and sleep and play and learn.

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Freedom

By: Jonathan Franzen

#1 National BestsellerWinner of the John Gardner Fiction AwardA National Book Critics Circle Award FinalistA Los Angeles Times Book Prize FinalistIn his first novel since The Corrections, Jonathan Franzen has given us an epic of contemporary love and marriage.

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Command & Conquer 4: Tiberian Twilight

Command & Conquer 4: Tiberian Twilight

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Real-time tactics

Publisher: Electronic Arts

Blade Kitten

Blade Kitten

Platform: Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360

Genre: Platformer, Side-scroller

Publisher: Atari (formerly), Krome Studios

Disney Sing It: Party Hits

Disney Sing It: Party Hits

Platform: PlayStation 3, Wii

Genre: Karaoke

Publisher: Disney Interactive Studios

Cut the Rope

Cut the Rope

Platform: iOS Android Windows Phone Leap Motion BlackBerry 10 Symbian BlackBerry PlayBook[1] DSiWare Mac OS X Browser[2][3] Windows BlackBerry Nintendo 3DS (Nintendo eShop) Chrome OS[4] Firefox OS Nook

Genre: Puzzle logic

Publisher: Chillingo (original Cut the Rope only), Activision (Cut the Rope: Triple Treat)

Cover Orange

Cover Orange

Platform: iOS

Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates

News articles
‘CHiPs’ Actor’s Journey in the Land of Penny Stocks

Larry Wilcox, a onetime TV actor on “CHiPs,” has been accused of securities fraud, drawing attention to his penny-stock company. But what that company, the UC Hub Group, actually does is an open question. [..]

Addressing Your Cat’s ... Ahem ... Solid Waste

In a campaign for a new variety, Double Duty, the brand decided there was no room for euphemism. [..]

Stock Markets
  • Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $36.20
  • Union Pacific UNP: opens at $83.90
  • United Technologies UTX: opens at $72.99
  • HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $40.85
Exchange Rates
  • 1 CHF = 6.9305 CNY
  • 1 CAD = 6.6024 CNY
  • 1 CAD = 0.9501 CHF
  • 1 AUD = 6.575 CNY

Home videos

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

The Last Station

Format: DVD and Blu-ray

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Marmaduke

Format: DVD and Blu-ray

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Night of the Demons

Format: Straight-to-video DVD and Blu-ray

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John Rabe

Format: DVD

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Our Family Wedding

Format: DVD and Blu-ray

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