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Monday 23 August 2010

It was Monday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic). In that special week of August people in US were listening to Love The Way You Lie by Eminem. Piranha, directed by Alexandre Aja, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2010 while Death On The D-List by Nancy Grace was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Project Hollywood. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Azkend or The Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader.
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?


Directed by: Alexandre Aja

Starring: Elisabeth Shue, Jerry O'Connell, Richard Dreyfuss

Country: United States

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Scott Pilgrim vs. the World

Directed by: Edgar Wright

Starring: Michael Cera, Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Kieran Culkin

Country: United States

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Step Up 3D

Directed by: Jon M. Chu

Starring: Sharni Vinson, Rick Malambri, Adam G. Sevani

Country: United States

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The Expendables

Directed by: Sylvester Stallone

Starring: Sylvester Stallone, Jason Statham, Jet Li

Country: United States

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The Other Guys

Directed by: Adam McKay

Starring: Will Ferrell, Mark Wahlberg, Derek Jeter

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

The Squad: Prison Police

Country: United States

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Aerial America

Starring: Jim Conrad

Country: United States

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Through the Wormhole

Starring: Morgan Freeman

Country: United States

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Check It Out! with Dr. Steve Brule

Written by: Tim Heidecker, John C. Reilly, Eric Wareheim

Starring: John C. Reilly, Carol Kraft

Country: United States

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How the Universe Works

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

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 23 August 2010 ?

  • Astrology - Last day of sun sign Leo in the tropical zodiac
  • Swaziland - Umhlanga Day
  • Romania - Liberation Day (1944)
  • RC Saints - Saint Rose of Lima
  • Roman festivals - Vulcanalia
Famous Birthdays:
See famous people born on 23 August
Famous Deaths:
  • Satoshi Kon: Japanese animator and screenwriter (d. 2010).
  • The Palestinian Authority has warned that it will pull out of peace talks if Israel renews the construction of settlements in the occupied West Bank. (BBC)
  • Two members of NATO's International Security Assistance Force are killed by improvised explosive devices in Afghanistan. (AFP via Google News)
  • At least 17 people, including a member of the National Assembly of Pakistan, Maulana Noor Mohammed Wazir, are killed in the bombing of a mosque in Pakistan's South Waziristan region. (''Economic Times of India'')
  • The Anne Frank tree in Amsterdam is knocked down by a gust of heavy wind, breaking off about a meter above ground. (NOS)
  • Australia's stock market and currency lose value because of the country's hung parliament. (BBC)

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Sport Games on 23 August 2010

Bundesliga 2
Football (Germany)
  • Bochum - Munich 1860 : 3 - 2
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Premier League
UK Soccer
  • Man City - Liverpool : 3 - 0
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Serie B
Football (Italy)
  • Torino - Varese : 1 - 2
See all Football game results of 23 August 2010
Liga I
Football (Portugal)
  • Guimaraes - Rio Ave : 0 - 0
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

Death On The D-List

By: Nancy Grace

The brutal slayings of a string of her patients in New York and a horrific attempt on her own life leave Hailey Dean down, but not defeated.

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The Postcard Killers

By: James Patterson, Liza Marklund

NYPD detective Jacob Kanon is on a tour of Europe's most gorgeous cities. But the sights aren't what draw him - he sees each museum, each cathedral, and each café through the eyes of his daughter's' killer.

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The Search

By: Nora Roberts

A canine Search and Rescue volunteer fights danger and finds love in the Pacific Northwest wilderness in this riveting #1 New York Times bestseller from Nora Roberts.To

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The Girl Who Played With Fire

By: Stieg Larsson

Part blistering espionage thriller, part riveting police procedural, and part piercing exposé on social injustice, this second book in the Millennium series is a masterful, endlessly satisfying novel.

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?


Platform: iOS

Genre: Match-3

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Dead Nation

Platform: PlayStation 3, PlayStation Vita, PlayStation 4

Genre: Twin Stick Shooter

Publisher: Sony Computer Entertainment

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The Ball

Platform: Microsoft Windows, Ouya

Genre: First-person action-adventure

Publisher: Tripwire Interactive

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The Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader

Platform: Mobile, iPhone, iPod Touch

Genre: Action-adventure

Publisher: Gameloft

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Dementium II

Platform: Nintendo DS Microsoft Windows[1] OS X

Genre: First-person shooter, survival horror

Publisher: JP Intergrow

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