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Friday 13 August 2010

It was Friday, under the sign of Leo (see planets position on August 13, 2010). The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic). In that special week of August people in US were listening to Love The Way You Lie by Eminem. Burning Bright, directed by Carlos Brooks, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2010 while The Immortal Life Of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Offspring. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Dragon Age: Origins – Awakening or All Round Hunter.
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What the sky looked like on 13 August 2010

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Movies

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

Burning Bright

Directed by: Carlos Brooks

Starring: Briana Evigan, Charlie Tahan, Garret Dillahunt, Meat Loaf

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Devil's Playground

Directed by: Mark McQueen

Starring: Craig Fairbrass, Danny Dyer, MyAnna Buring, Jaime Murray

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Boy Wonder

Directed by: Michael Morrissey

Starring: Caleb Steinmeyer, Zulay Henao, Bill Sage, Daniel Stewart Sherman

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Eat Pray Love

Directed by: Ryan Murphy

Starring: Julia Roberts, Javier Bardem, Richard Jenkins, Viola Davis

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The Other Guys

Directed by: Adam McKay

Starring: Will Ferrell, Mark Wahlberg, Derek Jeter, Eva Mendes

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

Offspring

Directed by: Andrew van den Houten

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Grandma's House

Directed by: Paul D. Hannah

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The Great Outdoors

Directed by: Universal Studios

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Twisted

Directed by: Phillip Kaufman

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Norman

Directed by: Jonathan Segal

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 13 August 2010 ?

Holidays:
  • International Lefthanders Day
  • St. Wigbert
  • RC saints - Pontianus and Hippolytus, Radegunde (help against the pox), Cassianus of Imola (patron of shorthand-writers)
  • In Brasil, Friday 13 August (agosto) is considered to be especially filled with sorrow (desgosto)
  • Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 6 saints: St. Hippolytus
Famous Birthdays:
See famous people born on 13 August
Famous Deaths:
  • Edwin Newman: American broadcast journalist (Born 1919).
  • Lance Cade: American professional wrestler (Born 1981).
Facts:
  • U.S. District Judge Jeffrey White bans the planting of genetically modified sugar beets engineered by Monsanto, ruling that in 2009 that the U.S. Department of Agriculture had approved Monsanto's genetically modified sugar beets without adequate environmental study.
  • Police shoot dead at least four civilians, including two teenagers, demonstrating against the government in Indian-administered Kashmir protesters say they were unarmed. (IOL)
  • An Australian Special Air Service Regiment soldier Jason Brown, is killed in fighting the Taliban in northern Kandahar Province, Afghanistan. (AAP via ''Sydney Morning Herald'')
  • The eurozone economy grows by 1% in the second quarter of 2010, with the German economy growing by 2.2%, its fastest quarterly growth in more than 20 years. (AP)
  • TAM Airlines of Brazil and LAN Airlines of Chile announce plans for a merger that would make the biggest carrier in the region. (BBC)

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Sport Games on 13 August 2010

Division 2
Football (France)
  • Angers - Boulogne : 0 - 0
  • Clermont - Dijon : 2 - 2
  • Evian Thonon Gaillard - Vannes : 4 - 0
  • Istres - Tours : 1 - 0
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League 1
Football (United Kingdom)
  • Leyton Orient - Charlton : 1 - 3
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Liga I
Football (Portugal)
  • Sp Braga - Portimonense : 3 - 1
See all Football game results of 13 August 2010

Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on August 13, 2010 - Geocentric view

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Magazine Covers

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Music Charts

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

Top #10 R&B songs
  1. There Goes My Baby - Usher
  2. Alicia Keys - Un-Thinkable (I'm Ready)
  3. Find Your Love - Drake
  4. Ride - Ciara Featuring Ludacris
  5. Your Love - Nicki Minaj
  6. Miss Me - Drake Featuring Lil Wayne
  7. Pretty Boy Swag - Soulja Boy Tell'em
  8. Love All Over Me - Monica
  9. OMG - Usher Featuring will.i.am
  10. B.M.F. (Blowin' Money Fast) - Rick Ross Featuring Styles P
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. Yerbatero - Juanes
  4. Alejate De Mi - Camila
  5. Al Menos - La Original Banda el Limon de Salvador Lizarraga
  6. No Puedo Volver - Intocable
  7. Nina Bonita - Chino & Nacho
  8. Stand By Me - Prince Royce
  9. Waka Waka (This Time For Africa) - Shakira Featuring Freshlyground
  10. Te Recordare - El Trono de Mexico
Top #10 Rock songs
  1. The Crow & The Butterfly - Shinedown
  2. Lay Me Down - The Dirty Heads Featuring Rome
  3. Another Way To Die - Disturbed
  4. Avenged Sevenfold - Nightmare
  5. Phoenix - Lisztomania
  6. Cage The Elephant - In One Ear
  7. The Good Life - Three Days Grace
  8. Thirty Seconds To Mars - This Is War
  9. Muse - Uprising
  10. Savior - Rise Against

Books

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

The Immortal Life Of Henrietta Lacks

By: Rebecca Skloot

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERHer name was Henrietta Lacks, but scientists know her as HeLa. She was a poor black tobacco farmer whose cells—taken without her knowledge in 1951—became one of the

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War

By: Sebastian Junger

In WAR, Sebastian Junger (The Perfect Storm) turns his brilliant and empathetic eye to the reality of combat--the fear, the honor, and the trust among men in an extreme situation whose

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Breaking Dawn

By: Stephenie Meyer

When you loved the one who was killing you, it left you no options. How could you run, how could you fight, when doing so would hurt that beloved one? If your life was all you had to give, how ...

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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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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Dante's Inferno

Dante's Inferno

Platform: PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, PlayStation Portable

Genre: Hack and slash, action-adventure

Publisher: Electronic Arts

Doctor Who: The Adventure Games

Doctor Who: The Adventure Games

Platform: Microsoft Windows, Mac OS

Genre: Graphic adventure

Publisher: BBC Wales Interactive

All Round Hunter

All Round Hunter

Platform: Wii, Xbox 360

Genre: Shooting, hunting

Publisher: 505 Games

101-in-1 Sports Party Megamix

101-in-1 Sports Party Megamix

Platform: Wii

Genre: Sports

Publisher: EU Nordcurrent; NA Atlus

Dragon Age: Origins – Awakening

Dragon Age: Origins – Awakening

Platform: Microsoft Windows PlayStation 3 Xbox 360 Mac OS X

Genre: Action role-playing

Publisher: Electronic Arts

Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates

News articles
AgBank’s I.P.O. Proceeds Said to Hit $22 Billion

Agricultural Bank of China has fully exercised an over-allotment option for the Shanghai portion of its initial public offering, taking the total proceeds from the offer to $22.1 billion, making the I.P.O. the world’s biggest. [..]

A Third Down Day on Wall Street

Unemployment claims, Cisco earnings and other data weighed on investors around the world. [..]

Stock Markets
  • Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $34.50
  • Union Pacific UNP: opens at $73.42
  • United Technologies UTX: opens at $70.27
  • HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $40.45
Exchange Rates
  • 1 CHF = 6.4648 CNY
  • 1 CAD = 6.5254 CNY
  • 1 CAD = 1.0058 CHF
  • 1 AUD = 6.068 CNY

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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From Paris with Love

Format: DVD and Blu-ray

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Resident Evil: Afterlife

Format: DVD, Blu-ray, and Blu-ray 3D

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The Killer Inside Me

Format: DVD and Blu-ray

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After.Life

Format: DVD and Blu-ray

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