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Thursday 16 February 2012

It was Thursday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Alessandra Stoner . In that special week of February people in US were listening to Stronger (What Doesn't Kill You) by Kelly Clarkson. John Carter, directed by Andrew Stanton, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2012 while The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Descending. If you liked videogames you were probably playing AKB1/149 Renai Sōsenkyo (Love Election) or Choplifter HD.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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TV Series

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

The Lyons Den

Written by: Karlton T. Clay

Starring: Shantelle Wheeler, Reishal Monique, Victoria Wilson, Sam Evans

Country: United States

The Roux Legacy

Starring: Michel Roux Jr., Alain Roux, Albert Roux, Michel Roux

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Crash Course: World History

Starring: John Green

Country: United States

Welcome to the Basement

Starring: Matt Sloan, Craig Johnson

Country: United States

Beautiful Homes

Starring: Mike Goral

Country: United States

Movies

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

John Carter

Directed by: Andrew Stanton

Starring: Taylor Kitsch, Lynn Collins, Willem Dafoe

Country: United States

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Safe House

Directed by: Daniel Espinosa

Starring: Denzel Washington, Ryan Reynolds, Robert Patrick

Country: United States

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Bachelorette

Directed by: Leslye Headland

Starring: Kirsten Dunst, Isla Fisher, Lizzy Caplan

Country: United States

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The Raid: Redemption

Directed by: Gareth Huw Evans

Starring: Iko Uwais, Ananda George, Ray Sahetapy

Country: United States

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The Flowers of War

Directed by: Yimou Zhang

Starring: Christian Bale, Ni Ni, Xinyi Zhang

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 16 February 2012 ?

Holidays:
  • Saint Juliana
  • Saint Lucilla
  • Remembrance of Lambertus
  • Saint Jeremias
  • Saints Daniel, Samuel and Elias
Famous Birthdays:
  • Alessandra Stoner: Swiss-born Australian daughter of Australian professional motorcycle racer, Casey Stoner.
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Facts:
  • The Australian airline Qantas announces plans to cut 500 jobs. (AAP via ''The Australian'')
  • Budget airline Air Australia is placed in administration leaving passengers stranded. (News Limited)
  • A United States drone attack kills five militants in the Pakistani town of Spalga in north Waziristan. (''Dawn'')
  • The Syrian Army attacks the Free Syrian Army positions in the town of Deraa. (Reuters via Alertnet)
  • The Nigerian insurgent group Boko Haram attacks a prison in Kogi State freeing 119 inmates. (BBC)

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in February 2012?

  • Time: A close-up shot of Preet Bharara
  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.1197
  • Time: A long shot of a boy standing in the corner with a megaphone.

Books

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

The Hunger Games

By: Suzanne Collins

In the ruins of a place once known as North America lies the nation of Panem, a shining Capitol surrounded by twelve outlying districts. Long ago the districts waged war on the Capitol and were defeated.

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Catching Fire

By: Suzanne Collins

Suzanne Collins continues the amazing story of Katniss Everdeen in the phenomenal Hunger Games trilogy.Against all odds, Katniss Everdeen has won the annual Hunger Games with fellow district tribute Peeta Mellark.

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Mockingjay

By: Suzanne Collins

The third book in Suzanne Collins's phenomenal and worldwide bestselling Hunger Games trilogy is now available in paperback."My name is Katniss Everdeen. Why am I not dead? I should be dead."Katniss

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The Summer Garden

By: Sherryl Woods

Falling for "Maddening Moira" O'Malley was the unexpected highlight of Luke O'Brien's Dublin holiday. So when she pays a surprise visit to Chesapeake Shores, Luke is thrilled…at first.

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

AKB1/149 Renai Sōsenkyo (Love Election)

Platform: PlayStation Portable PlayStation Vita PlayStation 3

Genre: Dating sim

Publisher: Namco Bandai Games

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Cortex Command

Cortex Command

Platform: Microsoft Windows, Mac OS X, Linux

Genre: Action game

Publisher: Data Realms LLC

Arma II: DayZ Mod

Arma II: DayZ Mod

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Survival, third-person shooter

Publisher: Bohemia Interactive

Street Fighter X Tekken

Platform: PlayStation 3, PlayStation Vita, Xbox 360, Microsoft Windows,[1] iOS

Genre: Fighting

Publisher: Capcom

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Choplifter HD

Platform: Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360[2][3] Ouya

Genre: Shoot 'em up

Publisher: inXile Entertainment Konami (XBLA)

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