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Wednesday 17 March 2010, St. Patrick's Day

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Pisces (see planets position on March 17, 2010). The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic). In that special week of March people in US were listening to Break Your Heart by Taio Cruz. Nanny McPhee Returns, directed by Susanna White, 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 Parenthood. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Arsenal of Democracy or DeathSpank.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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What the sky looked like on 17 March 2010

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Movies

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

Nanny McPhee Returns

Directed by: Susanna White

Starring: Emma Thompson, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Ralph Fiennes, Oscar Steer

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Shank

Directed by: Mo Ali

Starring: Kedar Williams-Stirling, Adam Deacon, Ashley Thomas, Michael Socha

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Hot Tub Time Machine

Directed by: Steve Pink

Starring: John Cusack, Rob Corddry, Craig Robinson, Clark Duke

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Tekken

Directed by: Dwight H. Little

Starring: Jon Foo, Kelly Overton, Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa, Ian Anthony Dale

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Kick-Ass

Directed by: Matthew Vaughn

Starring: Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Nicolas Cage, Chloë Grace Moretz, Garrett M. Brown

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

Parenthood

Directed by: Ron Howard

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Past Life

Directed by: Avi Nesher

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The Circle

Directed by: James Ponsoldt

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Rosario Tijeras

Directed by: Emilio Maille

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Tiere bis unters Dach

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 17 March 2010 ?

Holidays:
  • Ancient Rome - the second day of the Bacchanalia in honor of Bacchus
  • Ancient Rome - the Liberalia in honor of Liber
  • St. Agricola
  • St. Joseph of Arimathea
  • Feast day of St Patrick: a public holiday in Ireland (National feast) and Montserrat, widely celebrated in North America and worldwide (see St. Patrick's Day)
Famous Birthdays:
See famous people born on 17 March
Famous Deaths:
  • Alex Chilton: American singer-songwriter guitarist and producer (The Box Tops and Big Star) (d. 2010).
  • Charlie Gillett: British musicologist and radio presenter (Born 1942).
Facts:
  • Protests in Thailand by the National United Front of Democracy Against Dictatorship continue, with supporters throwing their own blood outside the house of Prime Minister Abhisit Vejjajiva. (Al Jazeera)
  • A French police officer dies in a shootout with Basque nationalist group ETA in Paris, the first French officer to do so. (CNN)
  • 30 members of the ampquotLadies in Whiteampquot opposition movement in Cuba are arrested at a demonstration in the capital Havana. (BBC)
  • Seven Chinese fisherman kidnapped off Cameroon's disputed Bakassi peninsula are released. (BBC)
  • Nigeria's acting president Goodluck Jonathan dissolves the country's cabinet. (Xinhua)

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Sport Games on 17 March 2010

Championship
Football (United Kingdom)
  • Newcastle - Scunthorpe : 3 - 0
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Division 1
Football (United Kingdom)
  • Ayr - Dundee : 1 - 1
  • Morton - Airdrie Utd : 2 - 1
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Division 3
Football (United Kingdom)
  • East Stirling - Albion Rvs : 2 - 0
See all Football game results of 17 March 2010
League 1
Football (United Kingdom)
  • Exeter - Bristol Rvs : 1 - 0
See all Football game results of 17 March 2010

Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on March 17, 2010 - Geocentric view

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Magazine Covers

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of March 2010 ?

Top #10 songs in the USA
  1. Taio Cruz - Break Your Heart
  2. Lady Antebellum - Need You Now
  3. Young Money - Bedrock
  4. Rihanna - Rude Boy
  5. Imma Be - The Black Eyed Peas
  6. Ke$ha - TiK ToK
  7. Hey, Soul Sister - Train
  8. In My Head - Jason DeRulo
  9. Lady GaGa - Bad Romance
  10. Ludacris - How Low
Top #10 R&B songs
  1. Robin Thicke - Sex Therapy
  2. Say Something - Timbaland Featuring Drake
  3. It Kills Me - Melanie Fiona
  4. Mary J. Blige - I Am
  5. Say Aah - Trey Songz Featuring Fabolous
  6. Alicia Keys - Try Sleeping With A Broken Heart
  7. Ludacris - How Low
  8. Hey Daddy (Daddy's Home) - Usher Featuring Plies
  9. Everything To Me - Monica
  10. Neighbors Know My Name - Trey Songz
Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Banda Los Recoditos - Ando Bien Pedo
  2. Dile Al Amor - Aventura
  3. Me Gusta Todo De Ti - Banda El Recodo de Cruz Lizarraga
  4. Mientes - Camila
  5. Colgando En Tus Manos - Carlos Baute Con Marta Sanchez
  6. Me Enamore De Ti ... - Chayanne
  7. Te Pido Perdon - Tito "El Bambino" El Patron
  8. La Calabaza - La Arrolladora Banda el Limon de Rene Camacho
  9. Se Me Va La Voz - Alejandro Fernandez
  10. Sin Evidencias - Banda MS
Top #10 Rock songs
  1. Your Decision - Alice In Chains
  2. Break - Three Days Grace
  3. Muse - Uprising
  4. Savior - Rise Against
  5. Phoenix - 1901
  6. Snuff - Slipknot
  7. I Will Not Bow - Breaking Benjamin
  8. Weezer - (If You're Wondering If I Want You To) I Want You To
  9. Letter From A Thief - Chevelle
  10. Pearl Jam - Just Breathe

Books

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

The Help

By: Kathryn Stockett

Aibileen is a black maid in 1962 Jackson, Mississippi, who's always taken orders quietly, but lately she's unable to hold her bitterness back. Her friend Minny has never held her tongue but now must somehow keep secrets about her employer ...

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Outliers

By: Malcolm Gladwell

In this stunning new book, Malcolm Gladwell takes us on an intellectual journey through the world of "outliers"--the best and the brightest, the most famous and the most successful.

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Courage and Consequence: My Life as a Conservative in the Fight

By: Karl Rove

America’s most brilliant political mastermind recounts his controversial journey through Republican politics and into George W. Bush’s White House.From the moment he set foot on it, Karl Rove has rocked America’s political stage.

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The Immortal Life Of Henrietta Lacks

By: Rebecca Skloot

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERHer name was Henrietta Lacks, but scientists know her as HeLa. She was a poor black tobacco farmer whose cells—taken without her knowledge in 1951—became one of the

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Arsenal of Democracy

Arsenal of Democracy

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Real-time grand strategy

Publisher: Paradox Interactive

Dark Void Zero

Dark Void Zero

Platform: Microsoft Windows, iOS, DSiWare

Genre: Action/Platform

Publisher: Capcom

DeathSpank

DeathSpank

Platform: Microsoft Windows, Mac OS X, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360

Genre: Action role-playing

Publisher: Electronic Arts

Ace Combat: Joint Assault

Ace Combat: Joint Assault

Platform: PlayStation Portable

Genre: Arcade, Combat Flight Simulator

Publisher: Namco Bandai Games

Batman: The Brave and the Bold – The Videogame

Batman: The Brave and the Bold – The Videogame

Platform: Wii, Nintendo DS

Genre: Beat 'em up, Platform

Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates

News articles
As Lawmakers Grapple With Financial Overhaul, They Call for More Studies

By suggesting further examination at every turn, Congress is delaying tough regulatory decisions. [..]

E.U. Broadcasters Push to Change Copyright Rules Tying Up Online Offerings

European public broadcasters are calling on lawmakers to make it easier to offer their programming over the Internet, saying copyright practices restrict their ability to develop new digital services. [..]

Stock Markets
  • Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $47.59
  • Union Pacific UNP: opens at $73.66
  • United Technologies UTX: opens at $72.63
  • HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $52.41
Exchange Rates
  • 1 CHF = 6.4743 CNY
  • 1 CAD = 6.7591 CNY
  • 1 CAD = 1.0434 CHF
  • 1 AUD = 6.304 CNY

Home videos

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

Marmaduke

Format: DVD and Blu-ray

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Night of the Demons

Format: Straight-to-video DVD and Blu-ray

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Wonderful World

Format: DVD and Blu-ray

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Planet 51

Format: DVD and Blu-ray

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Solitary Man

Format: DVD and Blu-ray

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