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Sunday 16 August 2015

It was Sunday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic). The Man from U.N.C.L.E., directed by Guy Ritchie, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2015 while What Pet Should I Get by Dr. Seuss was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Rundfunk. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Axiom Verge or Broforce.
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

The Man from U.N.C.L.E.

Directed by: Guy Ritchie

Starring: Henry Cavill, Armie Hammer, Alicia Vikander, Elizabeth Debicki

Country: United States

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Directed by: Peyton Reed

Starring: Paul Rudd, Michael Douglas, Evangeline Lilly, Corey Stoll

Country: United States

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Inside Out

Directed by: Pete Docter, Ronnie Del Carmen

Starring: Amy Poehler, Phyllis Smith, Richard Kind, Bill Hader

Country: United States

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Mad Max: Fury Road

Written by: George Miller, Brendan McCarthy, Nick Lathouris

Directed by: George Miller

Starring: Tom Hardy, Charlize Theron, Nicholas Hoult, Hugh Keays-Byrne

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Avengers: Age of Ultron

Written by: Joss Whedon, Stan Lee (Marvel comics), Jack Kirby (Marvel comics)

Directed by: Joss Whedon

Starring: Robert Downey Jr., Chris Hemsworth, Mark Ruffalo, Chris Evans

Country: United States

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TV Series

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Starring: Yannick van de Velde, Tom van Kalmthout, Sem de Vlieger

Country: Netherlands

Brotherly Love

Written by: Merlin Senthil

Starring: Caden Holke, Emmy Larison, Merlin Senthil, Noah Senthil

Country: United States

Little Lunch

Starring: Flynn Curry, Olivia Deeble, Madison Lu, Oisín O'Leary

Country: Australia

Dr. Jeff: Rocky Mountain Vet

Starring: Jeff Young

Stories by Rabindranath Tagore

Starring: Radhika Apte, Zachary Coffin

Country: India

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 16 August 2015 ?

  • RC saints: feast day of Saint Stephen I of Hungary; Saint Roch (helps against plague and skin diseases)
  • USA: legal holiday in Vermont for the Battle of Bennington in 1777 (which actually took place in the state of New York)
  • Palio dell'Assunta in Siena
  • Eastern Orthodox: commemoration of the translation of the Acheiropoietos icon which means "Not made by hands", (also known as the Mandelion; now lost) from Edessa to Constantinople on 16 August 944
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Sport Games on 16 August 2015

Jupiler League
Football (Belgium)
  • Gent - St Truiden : 1 - 0
  • Oostende - Anderlecht : 3 - 1
  • Oud-Heverlee Leuven - Charleroi : 2 - 0
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Bundesliga 1
Football (Germany)
  • Stuttgart - FC Koln : 1 - 3
  • Wolfsburg - Ein Frankfurt : 2 - 1
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Bundesliga 2
Football (Germany)
  • Duisburg - Bielefeld : 2 - 2
  • St Pauli - Greuther Furth : 3 - 2
  • Union Berlin - Kaiserslautern : 2 - 2
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Le Championnat
Football (France)
  • Lorient - Bastia : 1 - 1
  • Paris SG - Ajaccio GFCO : 2 - 0
  • Reims - Marseille : 1 - 0
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

What Pet Should I Get

By: Dr. Seuss

A never-before-seen picture book by Dr. Seuss! This never-ever-before-seen picture book by Dr. Seuss about making up one’s mind is the literary equivalent of buried treasure! What happens when a

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Circling The Sun

By: Paula Mclain

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • “Paula McLain is considered the new star of historical fiction, and for good reason. Fans of The Paris Wife will be captivated by Circling the Sun,

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Luckiest Girl Alive

By: Jessica Knoll

***AN INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES AND USA TODAY BESTSELLER*** Fans of Gone Girl and The Girl on the Train will thrill at “the perfect page-turner to start your summer” (People, Book of the Week): Luckiest Girl Alive—described by Reese Witherspoon ...

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Speaking In Bones

By: Kathy Reichs

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERNo one speaks the language of suspense more brilliantly than Kathy Reichs, author of the acclaimed Temperance Brennan series.

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Disney Magical World 2

Platform: Nintendo 3DS

Genre: Life simulation

Publisher: JP Namco; NA Namco

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Axiom Verge

Platform: PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita, Microsoft Windows, OS X, Linux, Xbox One, Wii U

Genre: Metroidvania

Publisher: Thomas Happ Games

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Platform: Microsoft Windows, OS X, Linux, PlayStation 4

Genre: Run-and-gun platform

Publisher: Devolver Digital

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Dissidia Final Fantasy

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Action role-playing game, fighting game

Publisher: Square Enix

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Final Fantasy Legends: Toki no Suishō

Final Fantasy Legends: Toki no Suishō

Platform: iOS, Android

Genre: Role-playing game

Publisher: Square Enix

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