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Wednesday 12 May 2010

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic). In that special week of May people in US were listening to OMG by Usher. Robin Hood, directed by Ridley Scott, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2010 while House Rules by Jodi Picoult was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Check It Out! with Dr. Steve Brule. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Doctor Who: The Adventure Games or AirAttack.
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Robin Hood

Directed by: Ridley Scott

Starring: Russell Crowe, Cate Blanchett, Matthew Macfadyen

Country: United States

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Iron Man 2

Directed by: Jon Favreau

Starring: Robert Downey Jr., Mickey Rourke, Gwyneth Paltrow

Country: United States

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Clash of the Titans

Directed by: Louis Leterrier

Starring: Sam Worthington, Liam Neeson, Ralph Fiennes

Country: United States

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How to Train Your Dragon

Directed by: Dean DeBlois

Starring: Jay Baruchel, Gerard Butler, Christopher Mintz-Plasse

Country: United States

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Directed by: Matthew Vaughn

Starring: Aaron Johnson, Nicolas Cage, Chlo Grace Moretz

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

Check It Out! with Dr. Steve Brule

Written by: Tim Heidecker, John C. Reilly, Eric Wareheim

Starring: John C. Reilly, Carol Kraft

Country: United States

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How the Universe Works

Starring: Mike Rowe, Michelle Thaller, Hakeem Oluseyi, Phil Plait

Country: United States

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Adventure Time

Written by: Pendleton Ward

Starring: Jeremy Shada, John DiMaggio, Hynden Walch, Tom Kenny

Country: United States

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The Buried Life

Written by: Dave Lingwood, Ben Nemtin, Duncan Penn, Jonnie Penn

Starring: Dave Lingwood, Ben Nemtin, Duncan Penn, Jonnie Penn

Country: United States

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Reel Rock Film Tour

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

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 12 May 2010 ?

  • Saint Epiphanius
  • Saint Domitilla
  • Day of Finnishness in Finland; Commemoration day of J. V. Snellman.
  • International Nurses Day
  • Saint Modoald
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  • An Afriqiyah Airways Flight crashes and kills everyone but one person on board.
  • A possible supermassive black hole is witnessed being hurled from its parent galaxy at high speed. (BBC)
  • Afriqiyah Airways Flight 771 crashes at runway at Tripoli International Airport in Libya, killing 103 of the 104 people on board.
  • Global Green USA attends BioShield 2010 Tabletop Exercise in Tbilisi, Georgia. (Global Green)
  • Airports in Morocco, Spain and Portugal reopen after days of Icelandic volcanic disruption. (NEWS.com.au)

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Sport Games on 12 May 2010

Le Championnat
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  • Lyon - Monaco : 3 - 0
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What news were making the headlines those days in May 2010?

  • Time: TIME 100: Didier Drogba, Lady Gaga, Bill Clinton
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.11418
  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.1101


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

House Rules

By: Jodi Picoult

When your son can’t look you in the eye . . . does that mean he’s guilty? Jacob Hunt is a teen with Asperger’s syndrome. He’s hopeless at reading social cues or expressing himself well to others, though he is ...

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Lucid Intervals

By: Stuart Woods

It seems like just another quiet night at Elaine's. Stone Barrington and his former cop partner, Dino, are enjoying some pasta when in walks former client-and all around sad sack-Herbie Fisher...with

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The Double Comfort Safari Club

By: Alexander McCall Smith

THE NO. 1 LADIES’ DETECTIVE AGENCY - Book 11Fans around the world adore the best-selling No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency series and its proprietor, Precious Ramotswe, Botswana’s premier lady detective.

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Hellhound On His Trail

By: Hampton Sides

NATIONAL BESTSELLEREdgar Award NomineeOne of the Best Books of the Year: O, The Oprah Magazine, Time, The Washington Post, The Christian Science Monitor, St.

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Doctor Who: The Adventure Games

Platform: Microsoft Windows, Mac OS

Genre: Graphic adventure

Publisher: BBC Wales Interactive

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Platform: Arcade, PlayStation Network, Xbox Live Arcade, iOS, Android

Genre: Beat 'em up

Publisher: Konami

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Platform: iOS, Android

Genre: Action

Publisher: Art In Games

Asphalt 6: Adrenaline

Asphalt 6: Adrenaline

Platform: iOS, Mac OS X, Android, Symbian^3, Mobile phone, WebOS, BlackBerry PlayBook, Bada 2.0

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Gameloft

Car Town

Car Town

Platform: Facebook Mega Platform, iOS

Genre: Simulation, Racing

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