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Monday 14 May 2012

US date format: 5/14/2012, UK date format: 14/5/2012

It was Monday, under the sign of Taurus (see planets position on May 14, 2012). The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic). In that special week of May people in US were listening to Somebody That I Used To Know by Gotye. Mud, directed by Jeff Nichols, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2012 while The Passage Of Power by Robert A. Caro was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Satyamev Jayate. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Epic Mickey 2: The Power of Two or Deep Black.
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What the sky looked like on 14 May 2012

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Directed by: Jeff Nichols

Starring: Matthew McConaughey, Tye Sheridan, Jacob Lofland, Sam Shepard

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Holy Motors

Directed by: Leos Carax

Starring: Denis Lavant, Edith Scob, Eva Mendes, Kylie Minogue

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Killing Them Softly

Directed by: Andrew Dominik

Starring: Brad Pitt, Ray Liotta, Richard Jenkins, Scoot McNairy

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Directed by: David Cronenberg

Starring: Robert Pattinson, Juliette Binoche, Sarah Gadon, Mathieu Amalric

Country: United States

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Moonrise Kingdom

Directed by: Wes Anderson

Starring: Jared Gilman, Kara Hayward, Bruce Willis, Bill Murray

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

Satyamev Jayate

Starring: Aamir Khan

Country: India

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Any Day Now

Directed by: Travis Fine

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The Lizzie Bennet Diaries

Starring: Ashley Clements

Country: United States

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The Client List

Directed by: Eric Laneuville

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Die Chefin

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 14 May 2012 ?

  • St. Carthach the Younger
  • DubsDay in Dublin Ireland (14th of May in 2006).
  • Mother's Day in various countries (second Sunday of May in 2006).
  • Israel - Yom Ha'atzma'ut, or Israeli Independence Day. The observed date of this national holiday is determined by the Jewish Calendar.
  • Paraguay - Flag Day.
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  • Scientists at California's Stanford University invent a working bionic eye powered only by focused light. Though currently a prototype, the device could eventually restore the sight of millions of people suffering from eye diseases such as macular degeneration and retinal pigmentosa. (BBC)
  • Syrian uprising: At least 30 people die in a battle between Syrian government forces and rebel fighters in the town of Rastan. Reportedly, 23 of the dead are government soldiers. (''Daily Telegraph'')
  • An Air India pilots' strike enters its seventh day, with the airline cancelling 13 international flights. (BBC)
  • An Agni Air flight carrying 21 people crashes while trying to land at Jomsom Airport in mountainous northern Nepal. 15 people are reported dead. (AP via ''Huffington Post'')
  • A 6.2-magnitude earthquake strikes the PeruvianndashChilean border, causing power cuts but no serious immediate damage. No casualties have been reported. (AFP via Google)

Sport Games on 14 May 2012

Serie B
Football (Italy)
  • Albinoleffe - Verona : 1 - 1
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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on May 14, 2012 - Geocentric view

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of May 2012 ?

Top #10 R&B songs
  1. Climax - Usher
  2. Birthday Cake - Rihanna Featuring Chris Brown
  3. Leave You Alone - Young Jeezy Featuring Ne-Yo
  4. UP! - LoveRance Featuring IamSu & Skipper or 50 Cent
  5. Drank In My Cup - Kirko Bangz
  6. Another Round - Fat Joe Featuring Chris Brown
  7. Cashin' Out - Ca$h Out
  8. Love On Top - Beyonce
  9. The Motto - Drake Featuring Lil Wayne
  10. Ayy Ladies - Travis Porter Featuring Tyga
Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Michel Telo - Ai Se Eu Te Pego
  2. Bailando Por El Mundo - Juan Magan Featuring Pitbull & El Cata
  3. Intentalo - 3BallMTY Featuring El Bebeto y America Sierra
  4. Dutty Love - Don Omar Featuring Natti Natasha
  5. Llamada de Mi Ex - La Arrolladora Banda el Limon de Rene Camacho
  6. Amor Confuso - Gerardo Ortiz
  7. Espinoza Paz - Un Hombre Normal
  8. El Mejor Perfume - La Original Banda el Limon de Salvador Lizarraga
  9. Las Cosas Pequenas - Prince Royce
  10. La Senal - Juanes
Top #10 Rock songs
  1. Somebody That I Used To Know - Gotye Featuring Kimbra
  2. Linkin Park - Burn It Down
  3. Gold On The Ceiling - The Black Keys
  4. We Are Young - fun. Featuring Janelle Monae
  5. Live To Rise - Soundgarden
  6. Tongue Tied - Grouplove
  7. These Days - Foo Fighters
  8. Midnight City - M83.
  9. Bully - Shinedown
  10. Of Monsters And Men - Little Talks


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

The Passage Of Power

By: Robert A. Caro


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Lots Of Candles, Plenty Of Cake

By: Anna Quindlen

INCLUDING AN EXCLUSIVE CONVERSATION BETWEEN MERYL STREEP AND ANNA QUINDLEN“[Quindlen] serves up generous portions of her wise, commonsensical, irresistibly quotable take on life.

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The Reverend'S Wife

By: Kimberla Lawson Roby

From New York Times bestselling author Kimberla Lawson Roby comes the ninth installment in her award-winning Reverend Curtis Black series. It's been months since Reverend Curtis learned that his wife Charlotte

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By: Jonah Lehrer

This book was pulled from shelves when it came to light that the author fabricated many parts. ISBN is 9780547386072.

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Marvel Avengers: Battle for Earth

Marvel Avengers: Battle for Earth

Platform: Xbox 360 Wii U

Publisher: Ubisoft

Epic Mickey 2: The Power of Two

Platform: PlayStation 3, Wii, Xbox 360, Wii U, Microsoft Windows, PlayStation Vita

Genre: Platform

Publisher: JP Spike Chunsoft

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El Chavo

El Chavo

Platform: Wii

Genre: Party

Publisher: Slang Publishing[2] Televisa Home Entertainment

Deep Black

Deep Black

Platform: Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360

Genre: Third-person shooter

Publisher: 505 Games

Etrian Odyssey IV: Legends of the Titan

Platform: Nintendo 3DS

Genre: Role-playing

Publisher: EU NIS America

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Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates

Stock Markets
  • Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $51.65
  • Union Pacific UNP: opens at $111.11
  • United Technologies UTX: opens at $76.34
  • HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $23.00
Exchange Rates
  • 1 CHF = 6.7488 CNY
  • 1 CAD = 6.3035 CNY
  • 1 CAD = 0.933 CHF
  • 1 AUD = 6.3 CNY

Home videos

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

The Forger

Studio: Experience Media Studios

Format: DVD

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Crooked Arrows

Studio: Fox

Format: DVD & Blu-ray

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Blue Like Jazz

Studio: Lionsgate/Miramax

Format: DVD & Blu-ray

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Rock of Ages

Studio: Warner Bros.

Format: DVD & Blu-ray

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Tonight You're Mine

Studio: Sony

Format: DVD

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