Friday 17 December 2010
It was Friday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic).
In that special week of December people in US were listening to Firework by Katy Perry.
Little Fockers, directed by Paul Weitz, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2010
while The Help by Kathryn Stockett was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Glory Daze.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Din's Curse or Battle of the Immortals.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 17 December 2010
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- US Mint Director Edmund Moy submits his resignation, effective January 9, to accept a job in the private sector.
- Mohamed Bouazizi set himself on fire.This act became the catalyst for the Tunisian Revolution. The success of the Tunisian protests sparked protests in several other Arab countries.
- Maoist rebels abduct seven villagers in the Purulia district of India's West Bengal state. (NDTV)
- American missile attacks kill 57 suspected militants in a region in northwest Pakistan. (CNN)
- Suncor and Total SA sign a deal to develop in the Alberta tar sands for bitumen extraction, while a procedure to clean up tailings ponds by multiple companies is approved by an energy watchdog. (''Calgary Herald'')
- The death toll from the Christmas Island wreck rises to 30 with many still missing. (AP via Yahoo! News)
- Further disruption is caused by blizzards and widespread ice in many parts of the United Kingdom, with more wintry weather forecast for the weekend. (BBC)
- Cuba is hit by a cold wave, and some locations register 50-year record low temperatures. (''Radio Cadena Agramonte'')
- Bolivia recognizes the State of Palestine. (Ynetnews)
- The United Kingdom government announces plans to make prisoners serving less than four years eligible to vote. (BBC)
- The Cook Islands announces the country's first ever HIV infection. (ABC Radio Australia)
- China launches 7th Beidou navigation satellite. (Kunming via Xinhua)
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Sport Games on 17 December 2010
Jupiler LeagueFootball (Belgium)
- Kortrijk - Standard : 2 - 1
Bundesliga 1Football (Germany)
- M'gladbach - Hamburg : 1 - 2
Bundesliga 2Football (Germany)
- Bielefeld - Aachen : 1 - 3
- Duisburg - Bochum : 0 - 1
La Liga Segunda DivisionFootball (Spain)
- Xerez - Girona : 3 - 1
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Which were the top hits in that special week of December 2010 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- Can't Be Friends - Trey Songz
- Aston Martin Music - Rick Ross Featuring Drake & Chrisette Michele
- No Hands - Waka Flocka Flame Featuring Roscoe Dash & Wale
- Deuces - Chris Brown Featuring Tyga & Kevin McCall
- Right Thru Me - Nicki Minaj
- What's My Name? - Rihanna Featuring Drake
- Lay It Down - Lloyd
- Willow - Whip My Hair
- Make A Movie - Twista Featuring Chris Brown
- Wiz Khalifa - Black And Yellow
Top #10 Latin songs
- Danza Kuduro - Don Omar & Lucenzo
- Loca - Shakira Featuring El Cata
- Nina De Mi Corazon - La Arrolladora Banda el Limon de Rene Camacho
- Ni Lo Intentes - Julion Alvarez y Su Norteno Banda
- Bon, Bon - Pitbull
- Corazon Sin Cara - Prince Royce
- Sergio Vega - Millonario de Amor
- Arrastrando Las Patas - Larry Hernandez
- La Despedida - Daddy Yankee
- Cuando Me Enamoro - Enrique Iglesias Featuring Juan Luis Guerra
Top #10 Rock songs
- The Black Keys - Tighten Up
- Stone Sour - Say You'll Haunt Me
- Linkin Park - Waiting For The End
- World So Cold - Three Days Grace
- Neon Trees - Animal
- Mumford & Sons - Little Lion Man
- Kings Of Leon - Radioactive
- Porn Star Dancing - My Darkest Days Featuring Zakk Wylde
- Love-Hate-Sex-Pain - Godsmack
- The Sex Is Good - Saving Abel
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?