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Saturday 22 January 2011

It was Saturday, under the sign of Aquarius (see planets position on January 22, 2011). The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic). In that special week of January people in US were listening to Firework by Katy Perry. Red State, directed by Kevin Smith, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2011 while Port Mortuary by Patricia Cornwell was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching The Green Hornet. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Darkest Hour: A Hearts of Iron Game or Dragon Age II.
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What the sky looked like on 22 January 2011

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

Red State

Directed by: Kevin Smith

Starring: Michael Parks, Melissa Leo, John Goodman, Michael Angarano

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Gnomeo & Juliet

Directed by: Kelly Asbury

Starring: James McAvoy, Emily Blunt, Maggie Smith, Ashley Jensen

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The Rite

Directed by: Mikael Håfström

Starring: Colin O'Donoghue, Anthony Hopkins, Ciarán Hinds, Alice Braga

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Directed by: Paddy Considine

Starring: Peter Mullan, Archie Lal, Jag Sanghera, Mike Fearnley

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Win Win

Directed by: Tom McCarthy

Starring: Paul Giamatti, Amy Ryan, Jeffrey Tambor, Bobby Cannavale

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TV Series

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

The Green Hornet

Directed by: Michel Gondry

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Eva Luna

Directed by: Adriana Barraza

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In Between Men

Directed by: Jennifer Gelfer

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Glory Daze

Directed by: Ramon Fernandez

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Directed by: Danny Leiner

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 22 January 2011 ?

  • New Zealand - Wellington Anniversary.
  • Catholicism - Feast day of St. Vincent.
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  • Malaysian navy commandos foil a ship hijack attempt by Somali pirates, rescuing 23 crew and capturing 7 pirates in the Gulf of Aden. (BBC)
  • One person is killed and two others are injured in alleged Israeli tank shelling in the Gaza Strip, though the Israel Defense Forces denied they attacked and estimated that the blast was a failed rocket launch. (Ynet)
  • Several people are injured and others are arrested as police break up a pro-democracy march in Algiers. (Al Jazeera)
  • Mexico says 10 suspected drug gang members were killed in shootout with soldiers in Valle Hermoso, Tamaulipas. (AP)
  • At least two people are killed in a blaze at a shopping centre in the southwest Russian city of Ufa. (UPI)

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Sport Games on 22 January 2011

Serie A
Italian Football
  • Chievo - Genoa : 0 - 0
  • Palermo - Brescia : 1 - 0
  • Parma - Catania : 2 - 0
  • Roma - Cagliari : 3 - 0
See all Football game results of 22 January 2011
Jupiler League
Football (Belgium)
  • Cercle Brugge - Lierse : 3 - 0
  • Charleroi - Mechelen : 0 - 0
  • Genk - Kortrijk : 3 - 2
  • Germinal - Waregem : 3 - 0
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Bundesliga 1
Football (Germany)
  • Bayern Munich - Kaiserslautern : 5 - 1
  • Dortmund - Stuttgart : 1 - 1
  • FC Koln - Werder Bremen : 3 - 0
  • Freiburg - Nurnberg : 1 - 1
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Bundesliga 2
Football (Germany)
  • Aachen - Karlsruhe : 4 - 2
  • Cottbus - Bielefeld : 2 - 1
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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on January 22, 2011 - Geocentric view

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of January 2011 ?

Top #10 songs in the USA
  1. Katy Perry - Firework
  2. Bruno Mars - Grenade
  3. Rihanna - What's My Name?
  4. Ke$ha - We R Who We R
  5. P!nk - Raise Your Glass
  6. Enrique Iglesias - Tonight (I'm Lovin' You)
  7. Black And Yellow - Wiz Khalifa
  8. The Time (Dirty Bit) - The Black Eyed Peas
  9. Bruno Mars - Just The Way You Are
  10. Only Girl (In The World) - Rihanna
Top #10 R&B songs
  1. Can't Be Friends - Trey Songz
  2. What's My Name? - Rihanna Featuring Drake
  3. Aston Martin Music - Rick Ross Featuring Drake & Chrisette Michele
  4. No Hands - Waka Flocka Flame Featuring Roscoe Dash & Wale
  5. No BS - Chris Brown
  6. Make A Movie - Twista Featuring Chris Brown
  7. Lay It Down - Lloyd
  8. Right Thru Me - Nicki Minaj
  9. Black And Yellow - Wiz Khalifa
  10. Keri Hilson - Pretty Girl Rock
Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Danza Kuduro - Don Omar & Lucenzo
  2. Ni Lo Intentes - Julion Alvarez y Su Norteno Banda
  3. Loca - Shakira Featuring El Cata
  4. Bon, Bon - Pitbull
  5. Corazon Sin Cara - Prince Royce
  6. Arrastrando Las Patas - Larry Hernandez
  7. Me Encantaria - Fidel Rueda
  8. Nina De Mi Corazon - La Arrolladora Banda el Limon de Rene Camacho
  9. Besame - Camila
  10. Cuando Me Enamoro - Enrique Iglesias Featuring Juan Luis Guerra


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

Port Mortuary

By: Patricia Cornwell

The world's bestselling crime writer Patricia Cornwell presents an extraordinary novel in which Kay Scarpetta is confronted with a case that could ruin her professionally-and personally.

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Decision Points

By: George W. Bush

In this candid and gripping account, President George W. Bush describes the critical decisions that shaped his presidency and personal life.George W. Bush served as president of the United States during eight of the most consequential years in American history.

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By: Emma Donoghue

NOW A MAJOR MOTION PICTURE -- nominated for four Academy Awards, including Best PictureTo five-year-old-Jack, Room is the world. . . . It's where he was born, it's where he and his Ma eat and sleep and play and learn.

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Unbearable Lightness

By: Portia de Rossi

In this searing, unflinchingly honest New York Times bestseller, actress Portia de Rossi shares the truth of her long battle to overcome anorexia and bulimia while living in the public eye,

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

ABBA: You Can Dance

ABBA: You Can Dance

Platform: Wii

Genre: Rhythm game

Publisher: Ubisoft

Dragon Age II

Dragon Age II

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

Genre: Role-playing

Publisher: Electronic Arts

Bug Heroes

Bug Heroes

Platform: iOS

Genre: Adventure

Aliens Infestation

Platform: Nintendo DS

Genre: 2D Side-scrolling

Publisher: Sega

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Darkest Hour: A Hearts of Iron Game

Darkest Hour: A Hearts of Iron Game

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Real-time grand strategy

Publisher: Paradox Interactive

Home videos

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

The Rocketeer

Studio: Disney

Format: 20th Anniversary Blu-ray

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Nowhere Boy

Studio: The Weinstein Company

Format: DVD & Blu-ray

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The Greatest Movie Ever Sold

Studio: Sony

Format: DVD & Blu-ray

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House of the Rising Sun

Studio: Lionsgate

Format: DVD & Blu-ray

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Quarantine 2: Terminal

Studio: Sony

Format: DVD

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