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Friday 21 December 2012

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 Locked Out Of Heaven by Bruno Mars. The Millionaire Tour, directed by Inon Shampanier, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2012 while Flight Behavior by Barbara Kingsolver was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching @TheBar. If you liked videogames you were probably playing BlazBlue: Chrono Phantasma or Call of Duty: Black Ops II.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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

The Millionaire Tour

Directed by: Inon Shampanier

Starring: Dominic Monaghan, Jordan Belfi, Rick Gomez

Country: United States

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The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey

Directed by: Peter Jackson

Starring: Martin Freeman, Ian McKellen, Richard Armitage

Country: United States

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The Great Silence

Directed by: Sergio Corbucci

Starring: Jean-Louis Trintignant, Klaus Kinski, Frank Wolff

Country: United States

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Directed by: Carl Th. Dreyer

Starring: Julian West, Maurice Schutz, Rena Mandel

Country: United States

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The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 2

Directed by: Bill Condon

Starring: Kristen Stewart, Robert Pattinson, Taylor Lautner

Country: United States

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TV Series

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Starring: Sam Brilhart, Merrill Capps, Heather Hudson, Amy Jennings

Country: United States

The Slow Mo Guys

Starring: Gavin Free, Dan Gruchy, Freddie Wong

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Zindagi Gulzar Hai

Starring: Waseem Abbas, Hina Khawaja Bayat, Fawad Khan, Kanwar Nafees

Country: Pakistan

The Untold History of the United States

Starring: Oliver Stone, Alan Shearman, Jim Ward, André Sogliuzzo

Country: United States

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The Man

Starring: Meredith Molinari

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 21 December 2012 ?

  • Roman festivals - Divalia in honour of Angerona
  • R.C. Saints - Saint Petrus Canisius ; formerly feast day of Thomas the apostle
  • Also see December 21 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • The summer solstice (Southern Hemisphere) or winter solstice (Northern Hemisphere), sometimes known as Yule, occurs on or very close to this date. It is an important festival in the Chinese calendar.
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  • The Mesoamerican Long Count calendar, notably used by the pre-Columbian Mayan civilization among others, completes a quotgreat cyclequot of thirteen ''b'ak'tuns'' (periods of 144,000 days each) since the mythical creation date of the calendar's current era.Susan Milbrath, Curator of Latin American Art and Archaeology, Florida Museum of Natural History, quoted in quotThe Sky Is Not Fallingquot ''New Wave'', Tulane University, June 25, 2008.

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Which were the top hits in that special week of December 2012 ?

Top #10 songs in the USA
  1. Bruno Mars - Locked Out Of Heaven
  2. Rihanna - Diamonds
  3. Ke$ha - Die Young
  4. The Lumineers - Ho Hey
  5. One More Night - Maroon 5
  6. Flo Rida - I Cry
  7. Phillip Phillips - Home
  8. Fun. - Some Nights
  9. Beauty And A Beat - pitbull
  10. Let Me Love You (Until You Learn To Love Yourself) - Ne-Yo

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Sport Games on 21 December 2012

Serie A
Italian Football
  • Cagliari - Juventus : 1 - 3
  • Pescara - Catania : 2 - 1
See all Football game results of 21 December 2012
Jupiler League
Football (Belgium)
  • Kortrijk - Lokeren : 2 - 3
See all Football game results of 21 December 2012
La Liga Primera Division
Football (Spain)
  • Ath Madrid - Celta : 1 - 0
  • Valencia - Getafe : 4 - 2
See all Football game results of 21 December 2012
La Liga Segunda Division
Football (Spain)
  • Almeria - Alcorcon : 0 - 1
  • Real Madrid B - Elche : 0 - 1
See all Football game results of 21 December 2012

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

Flight Behavior

By: Barbara Kingsolver

"Kingsolver is a gifted magician of words."—TimeThe extraordinary New York Times bestselling author of The Lacuna (winner of the Orange Prize), The Poisonwood Bible (nominated for the Pulitzer Prize), and Animal,

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The Black Box

By: Michael Connelly

In a case that spans 20 years, Harry Bosch links the bullet from a recent crime to a file from 1992, the killing of a young female photographer during the L.A.

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Notorious Nineteen

By: Janet Evanovich

#1 bestselling author Janet Evanovich’s Stephanie Plum novels are: “irresistible” (Houston Chronicle), “stunning” (Booklist), “outrageous” (Publishers Weekly), “brilliantly evocative” (The Denver Post), and “making trouble and winning hearts” (USA Today).

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The Last Man

By: Vince Flynn

#1 New York Times bestselling author of American Assassin—soon to be a major motion picture Mitch Rapp’s hunt for a missing CIA asset raises the stakes for his own survival—in Vince Flynn’s “tight, right, and dynamite” (Star Tribune, Minneapolis) #1 ...

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

AKB1/149 Renai Sōsenkyo (Love Election)

Platform: PlayStation Portable PlayStation Vita PlayStation 3

Genre: Dating sim

Publisher: Namco Bandai Games

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BlazBlue: Chrono Phantasma

Platform: Arcade PlayStation 3 PlayStation Vita

Genre: Fighting game

Publisher: JP / PAL Arc System Works; NA Aksys Games

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Call of Duty: Black Ops II

Platform: Microsoft Windows PlayStation 3 Xbox 360[3] Wii U

Genre: First-person shooter

Publisher: Activision

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Dear Esther

Genre: Exploration game, art game

Publisher: The Chinese Room Curve Digital (consoles)

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Gunslinger Stratos

Gunslinger Stratos

Platform: Arcade, Microsoft Windows

Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Romance

Publisher: Square Enix, Ubisoft

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