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Sunday 16 January 2011

It was Sunday, under the sign of Capricorn (see planets position on January 16, 2011). The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic). In that special week of January people in US were listening to Firework by Katy Perry. Tyrannosaur, directed by Paddy Considine, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2011 while Port Mortuary by Patricia Cornwell was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching The Green Hornet. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Cannon Fodder 3 or Black Rock Shooter: The Game.
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?


Directed by: Paddy Considine

Starring: Peter Mullan, Archie Lal, Jag Sanghera, Mike Fearnley

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Win Win

Directed by: Tom McCarthy

Starring: Paul Giamatti, Amy Ryan, Jeffrey Tambor, Bobby Cannavale

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The Devil's Double

Directed by: Lee Tamahori

Starring: Dominic Cooper, Ludivine Sagnier, Raad Rawi, Philip Quast

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Like Crazy

Directed by: Drake Doremus

Starring: Felicity Jones, Anton Yelchin, Jennifer Lawrence, Charlie Bewley

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The Mechanic

Directed by: Simon West

Starring: Jason Statham, Ben Foster, Donald Sutherland, Tony Goldwyn

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TV Series

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

The Green Hornet

Directed by: Michel Gondry

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Written by: Peter Duncan, Richard Roxburgh, Charles Waterstreet

Directed by: Peter Duncan

Starring: Richard Roxburgh, Matt Day, Russell Dykstra, Danielle Cormack

Country: Australia

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Eva Luna

Directed by: Adriana Barraza

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In Between Men

Directed by: Jennifer Gelfer

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Glory Daze

Directed by: Ramon Fernandez

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 16 January 2011 ?

  • National Religious Freedom Day in the United States, to commemorate the adoption of Thomas Jefferson's landmark Virginia Statute for Religious Freedom in 1786
  • Teacher's Day in Thailand
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  • 2010–2011 Tunisian protests:
  • Ali Seriati, the former head of presidential security, is arrested and accused of threatening state security by fomenting violence. (BBC)
  • Gunfire is heard in the capital Tunis as political leaders attempt to form a new government. (Al Jazeera)
  • Southern Sudanese leader Salva Kiir calls on the people of South Sudan to forgive the north for killings during the civil war. (AFP)
  • The online edition of ''The New York Times'' reports that U.S. and Israeli intelligence services collaborated in the development of the destructive computer worm Stuxnet to record Iranian operations and send them spinning out of control ahead of a sabotage attack against Iran. Testing is reported to have occurred at the heavily guarded Dimona complex in the Negev desert in Israel. (''The New York Times'')

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Sport Games on 16 January 2011

Serie A
Italian Football
  • Brescia - Parma : 2 - 0
  • Cagliari - Palermo : 3 - 1
  • Catania - Chievo : 1 - 1
  • Cesena - Roma : 0 - 1
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Bundesliga 1
Football (Germany)
  • Ein Frankfurt - Hannover : 0 - 3
  • Kaiserslautern - FC Koln : 1 - 1
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Bundesliga 2
Football (Germany)
  • Augsburg - Ingolstadt : 2 - 0
  • Bielefeld - Frankfurt FSV : 1 - 1
  • Duisburg - Osnabruck : 4 - 1
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La Liga Primera Division
Football (Spain)
  • Almeria - Real Madrid : 1 - 1
  • Barcelona - Malaga : 4 - 1
  • Valencia - La Coruna : 2 - 0
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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on January 16, 2011 - Geocentric view

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of January 2011 ?

Top #10 R&B songs
  1. Can't Be Friends - Trey Songz
  2. Aston Martin Music - Rick Ross Featuring Drake & Chrisette Michele
  3. What's My Name? - Rihanna Featuring Drake
  4. No Hands - Waka Flocka Flame Featuring Roscoe Dash & Wale
  5. Right Thru Me - Nicki Minaj
  6. Make A Movie - Twista Featuring Chris Brown
  7. Lay It Down - Lloyd
  8. Deuces - Chris Brown Featuring Tyga & Kevin McCall
  9. Wiz Khalifa - Black And Yellow
  10. No BS - Chris Brown
Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Danza Kuduro - Don Omar & Lucenzo
  2. Loca - Shakira Featuring El Cata
  3. Ni Lo Intentes - Julion Alvarez y Su Norteno Banda
  4. Corazon Sin Cara - Prince Royce
  5. Bon, Bon - Pitbull
  6. Arrastrando Las Patas - Larry Hernandez
  7. Nina De Mi Corazon - La Arrolladora Banda el Limon de Rene Camacho
  8. Me Encantaria - Fidel Rueda
  9. Sergio Vega - Millonario de Amor
  10. Robarte Un Beso - Intocable


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

Port Mortuary

By: Patricia Cornwell

The world's bestselling crime writer Patricia Cornwell presents an extraordinary novel in which Kay Scarpetta is confronted with a case that could ruin her professionally-and personally.

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I Remember Nothing

By: Nora Ephron

Nora Ephron returns with her first book since the astounding success of I Feel Bad About My Neck, taking a hilarious look at the past, the present, and the future, bemoaning

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By: Stacy Schiff

Her palace shimmered with onyx and gold but was richer still in political and sexual intrigue. Above all else, Cleopatra was a shrewd strategist and an ingenious negotiator.

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Decision Points

By: George W. Bush

In this candid and gripping account, President George W. Bush describes the critical decisions that shaped his presidency and personal life.George W. Bush served as president of the United States during eight of the most consequential years in American history.

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?



Platform: iOS, Android

Genre: Role-playing video game

Bionic Commando Rearmed 2

Bionic Commando Rearmed 2

Platform: PlayStation 3 (PSN), Xbox 360 (XBLA)

Genre: Platforming

Publisher: Capcom



Platform: Mac, Ouya, Linux, Android

Genre: Party

Publisher: Eric Froemling

Black Rock Shooter: The Game

Black Rock Shooter: The Game

Platform: PlayStation Portable

Genre: Action RPG

Publisher: Imageepoch (Japan) NIS America (NA, Europe)

Cannon Fodder 3

Cannon Fodder 3

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Action, strategy

Publisher: Game Factory Interactive

Home videos

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


Studio: Sony

Format: DVD, Unrated Blu-ray & Blu-ray 3D

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In a Better World

Studio: Sony

Format: DVD & Blu-ray

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Studio: Disney

Format: 70th Anniversary Blu-ray + DVD Combo Pack

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Little Fockers

Studio: Universal

Format: DVD & Blu-ray

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Enter the Void

Studio: MPI Home Video

Format: DVD & Blu-ray

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