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Saturday 17 August 2013

It was Saturday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic). In that special week of August people in US were listening to Blurred Lines by Robin Thicke. Kick-Ass 2, directed by Jeff Wadlow, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2013 while The Cuckoo'S Calling by Robert Galbraith was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Law of the Land. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Depression Quest or The Blockheads.
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TV Series

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

Law of the Land

Starring: Ali MacLean

Country: United States

Board with Life

Starring: Jamie Marchi

Country: United States

The Drunk Series

Starring: Adam Elliott Davis, Bethany Jacobs, Greg James, Josh Rice

Country: United States

Momma'z Boi

Starring: Nijae Lopez

Country: United States

Ladies Like Us

Starring: Kristina Cohen Kruz, Kelly Marie Tran, Hallie Jordan

Country: United States

Movies

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

We're the Millers

Directed by: Rawson Marshall Thurber

Starring: Jennifer Aniston, Jason Sudeikis, Emma Roberts, Will Poulter

Country: United States

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Grown Ups 2

Written by: Fred Wolf, Adam Sandler, Tim Herlihy, Adam Sandler (based on characters created by)

Directed by: Dennis Dugan

Starring: Adam Sandler, Kevin James, Chris Rock, David Spade

Country: United States

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Despicable Me 2

Directed by: Pierre Coffin, Chris Renaud

Starring: Steve Carell, Kristen Wiig, Benjamin Bratt, Miranda Cosgrove

Country: United States

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Man of Steel

Directed by: Zack Snyder

Starring: Henry Cavill, Amy Adams, Michael Shannon, Diane Lane

Country: United States

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Star Trek Into Darkness

Written by: Roberto Orci, Alex Kurtzman, Damon Lindelof, Gene Roddenberry (television series "Star Trek")

Directed by: J.J. Abrams

Starring: Chris Pine, Zachary Quinto, Zoe Saldana, Karl Urban

Country: United States

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Historical Events

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Holidays:
  • Rastafarianism - celebration of the birth of Marcus Garvey
  • Roman Empire - Portunalia in honor of Portunes
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Books

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

And The Mountains Echoed

By: Khaled Hosseini

An unforgettable novel about finding a lost piece of yourself in someone else.Khaled Hosseini, the #1 New York Times–bestselling author of The Kite Runner and A Thousand Splendid Suns, has written a new novel about how we love, how we ...

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The English Girl

By: Daniel Silva

Daniel Silva delivers another spectacular thriller starring Gabriel Allon, The English Girl. When a beautiful young British woman vanishes on the island of Corsica, a prime minister’s career is threatened with destruction.

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Inferno

By: Dan Brown

#1 WORLDWIDE BESTSELLERHarvard professor of symbology Robert Langdon awakens in an Italian hospital, disoriented and with no recollection of the past thirty-six hours, including the origin of the macabre object hidden in his belongings.

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The Cuckoo'S Calling

By: Robert Galbraith

A brilliant debut mystery in a classic vein: Detective Cormoran Strike investigates a supermodel's suicide.After losing his leg to a land mine in Afghanistan, Cormoran Strike is barely scraping by as a private investigator.

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag

Platform: Microsoft Windows[7] PlayStation 3 PlayStation 4[8] Wii U Xbox 360 Xbox One

Genre: Action-adventure, stealth

Publisher: Ubisoft

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Depression Quest

Depression Quest

Platform: Browser, Windows, OS X, Linux

Genre: Interactive fiction

The Blockheads

Platform: iOS, Android

Genre: Adventure, survival

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The Cave

Platform: PlayStation 3, Wii U, Xbox 360, Microsoft Windows, OS X, Linux, iOS, Android

Genre: Puzzle, platform, adventure

Publisher: Sega

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Fallout: Project Brazil

Fallout: Project Brazil

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Action role-playing

Publisher: Project Team Brazil


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