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Monday 17 May 2010

It was Monday, under the sign of Taurus (see planets position on May 17, 2010). The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic). In that special week of May people in US were listening to Not Afraid by Eminem. Unthinkable, directed by Gregor Jordan, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2010 while Oprah by Kitty Kelley was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Passione. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Date Warp or Dead or Alive Paradise.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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What the sky looked like on 17 May 2010

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Movies

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

Unthinkable

Directed by: Gregor Jordan

Starring: Samuel L. Jackson, Carrie-Anne Moss, Michael Sheen, Stephen Root

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Frankie & Alice

Directed by: Geoffrey Sax

Starring: Halle Berry, Stellan Skarsgård, Phylicia Rashad, Chandra Wilson

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Tamara Drewe

Directed by: Stephen Frears

Starring: Gemma Arterton, Luke Evans, Dominic Cooper, Roger Allam

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The Reef

Directed by: Andrew Traucki

Starring: Damian Walshe-Howling, Gyton Grantley, Adrienne Pickering, Zoe Naylor

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Robin Hood

Directed by: Ridley Scott

Starring: Russell Crowe, Cate Blanchett, Matthew Macfadyen, Max von Sydow

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

Passione

Directed by: John Turturro

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Universal Dead

Directed by: Vernon Mortensen

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How the Universe Works

Starring: Mike Rowe, Michelle Thaller, Hakeem Oluseyi, Phil Plait

Country: United States

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Las Aparicio

Directed by: Moises Ortiz-Urquidi

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Open House

Directed by: Andrew Paquin

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 17 May 2010 ?

Holidays:
  • Norwegian Constitution Day or Syttende Mai.
  • Dfa das Letras Galegas ("Galician Literature Day") ? holiday in Galicia, honouring the Galician language.
  • Bah�'f Faith ? Feast of 'Azaamat (Grandeur) ? First day of the fourth month of the Bah�'f Calendar.
  • Saint Paschal Baylon or Pascal Baylon
  • Saint Montanus
Famous Birthdays:
See famous people born on 17 May
Famous Deaths:
  • Walasse Ting: Chinese-American painter and poet (d. 2010).
Facts:
  • The design for the New Bus for London is revealed. (BBC)
  • The refusal of Israel to permit entry of internationally renowned American linguist and political activist Noam Chomsky to the West Bank on May 16, sparks intense debate in the country. (''New York Times'')
  • Naxalite insurgents blow up a bus in India filled with police and para-militaries, 50 are feared killed. (NDTV)
  • A Pamir Airways plane with 43 people on board crashes in Afghanistan between the cities of Kabul and Kunduz. (Xinhua)
  • Six people are attacked with a meat cleaver before the assailant commits suicide at a market in Foshan, China. (CNN)

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Sport Games on 17 May 2010

La Liga Segunda Division
Football (Spain)
  • Girona - Hercules : 1 - 1
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Serie B
Football (Italy)
  • Padova - Ascoli : 3 - 1
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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on May 17, 2010 - Geocentric view

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Music Charts

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

Top #10 songs in the USA
  1. Eminem - Not Afraid
  2. Usher - OMG
  3. Nothin' On You - B.o.B.
  4. Taio Cruz - Break Your Heart
  5. Airplanes - B.o.B.
  6. Rihanna - Rude Boy
  7. Hey, Soul Sister - Train
  8. Ke$ha - Your Love Is My Drug
  9. My First Kiss - 3OH!3
  10. Lady Antebellum - Need You Now
Top #10 R&B songs
  1. Alicia Keys - Un-Thinkable (I'm Ready)
  2. Everything To Me - Monica
  3. Over - Drake
  4. My Chick Bad - Ludacris Featuring Nicki Minaj
  5. Rihanna - Rude Boy
  6. Nothin' On You - B.o.B Featuring Bruno Mars
  7. Neighbors Know My Name - Trey Songz
  8. Hey Daddy (Daddy's Home) - Usher Featuring Plies
  9. Lil Freak - Usher Featuring Nicki Minaj
  10. There Goes My Baby - Usher
Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Nina Bonita - Chino & Nacho
  2. Al Menos - La Original Banda el Limon de Salvador Lizarraga
  3. Te Pido Perdon - Tito "El Bambino" El Patron
  4. Banda Los Recoditos - Ando Bien Pedo
  5. El Enamorado - Los Titanes de Durango
  6. Gitana - Shakira
  7. Guapa - Diego Torres
  8. Carita De Angel - Larry Hernandez
  9. Stand By Me - Prince Royce
  10. Bachata En Fukuoka - Juan Luis Guerra 440
Top #10 Rock songs
  1. Stone Temple Pilots - Between The Lines
  2. The Good Life - Three Days Grace
  3. Lay Me Down - The Dirty Heads Featuring Rome
  4. Muse - Uprising
  5. Phoenix - 1901
  6. Savior - Rise Against
  7. Cryin' Like A Bitch! - Godsmack
  8. Your Decision - Alice In Chains
  9. Muse - Resistance
  10. Sick Puppies - Odd One

Books

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

Oprah

By: Kitty Kelley

For the past twenty-five years, no one has been better at revealing secrets than Oprah Winfrey. On what is arguably the most influential show in television history, she has gotten her

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The Last Stand

By: Nathaniel Philbrick

"An engrossing, thoughtfully researched, and tautly written account of a critical chapter in American history." -Los Angeles Times With a fantastic body of work that includes In the Heart

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Deliver Us From Evil

By: David Baldacci

From David Baldacci-the #1 bestselling author of The Whole Truth and First Family-comes his most timely, surprising, and heart-stopping thriller, DELIVER US FROM EVIL. Evan Waller is a monster .

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The Double Comfort Safari Club

By: Alexander McCall Smith

THE NO. 1 LADIES’ DETECTIVE AGENCY - Book 11Fans around the world adore the best-selling No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency series and its proprietor, Precious Ramotswe, Botswana’s premier lady detective.

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Arcania: Gothic 4

Arcania: Gothic 4

Platform: Microsoft Windows Xbox 360 PlayStation 3 PlayStation 4

Genre: Action role-playing

Publisher: JoWooD Entertainment Nordic Games GmbH

Asphalt 6: Adrenaline

Asphalt 6: Adrenaline

Platform: iOS, Mac OS X, Android, Symbian^3, Mobile phone, WebOS, BlackBerry PlayBook, Bada 2.0

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Gameloft

Cabela's Dangerous Hunts 2011

Platform: Nintendo DS PlayStation 3 Wii Xbox 360

Genre: Hunting, Action, Simulation

Publisher: Activision

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Date Warp

Date Warp

Platform: Windows, Mac OS X, Linux

Genre: Visual novel

Publisher: Hanako Games

Dead or Alive Paradise

Platform: PlayStation Portable, Playstation Vita

Genre: Sports, casino

Publisher: Tecmo Koei

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Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates

News articles
Dimon Urges Next Generation to Improve U.S.

Jamie Dimon, the chief executive of JPMorgan Chase, told Syracuse University graduates he was confident the United States would see a recovery in the short term, but the country’s condition over the longer term was in the hands of the next generation. [..]

Fans of Gourmet Magazine Accept No Stand-Ins

In the fight over Gourmet magazine’s former readers, it’s the mass-market food magazines that seem to be thriving. [..]

Stock Markets
  • Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $37.70
  • Union Pacific UNP: opens at $74.56
  • United Technologies UTX: opens at $71.71
  • HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $47.45
Exchange Rates
  • 1 CHF = 6.0369 CNY
  • 1 CAD = 6.6204 CNY
  • 1 CAD = 1.0958 CHF
  • 1 AUD = 5.992 CNY

Home videos

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

Dead Snow

Format: DVD and Blu-ray

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Resident Evil: Afterlife

Format: DVD, Blu-ray, and Blu-ray 3D

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Holy Rollers

Format: DVD

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Zombieland

Format: DVD and Blu-ray

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Pirate Radio

Format: DVD and Blu-ray

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