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Tuesday 23 August 2011

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic). In that special week of August people in US were listening to Last Friday Night (T.G.I.F.) by Katy Perry. The Cremator, directed by Juraj Herz, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2011 while Retribution by Sherrilyn Kenyon was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Girl Parts. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Dirt 3 or Nicktoons MLB.
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TV Series

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

Girl Parts

Starring: Kelsey Robinson, Meagan Gordon, Corinne Becker, Melanie Molnar

Country: United States

The Filthy Frank Show

Starring: George Miller

Country: Japan

Weekly Idol

Walking in Circles

Starring: Eric Radic, Adam Rady, Katie Wilson, Jonah Priour

Country: United States

Toon Time

Written by: Darren Chau

Starring: John Blackman, Penny Mitchell

Country: Australia

Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

The Cremator

Directed by: Juraj Herz

Starring: Rudolf Hrusnsk, Vlasta Chramostov, Jana Stehnov

Country: United States

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The Help

Directed by: Tate Taylor

Starring: Emma Stone, Viola Davis, Octavia Spencer

Country: United States

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The Change-Up

Directed by: David Dobkin

Starring: Jason Bateman, Ryan Reynolds, Olivia Wilde

Country: United States

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Crazy, Stupid, Love.

Directed by: Glenn Ficarra

Starring: Steve Carell, Ryan Gosling, Julianne Moore

Country: United States

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Cowboys & Aliens

Directed by: Jon Favreau

Starring: Daniel Craig, Harrison Ford, Olivia Wilde

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 23 August 2011 ?

Holidays:
  • 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:
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Facts:
  • 2011 Battle of Tripoli
  • Heavy fighting continues in the Libyan capital Tripoli as Muammar Gaddafi's son Saif al-Islam Gaddafi leads a counterattack despite earlier reports of his capture. (ABC News Australia)
  • Rebels capture Muammar Gaddafi's Bab al-Azizia compound after heavy fighting. (BBC)
  • Turkey claims to have killed 100 Kurdistan Workers' Party terrorists in bombing raids on positions in northern Iraq since last Wednesday. (Hurriyet Daily News and Economic Review)
  • Suspected Islamic insurgents kill two Thai Army soldiers and wound 14 other people in southern Thailand. (AP via Google News)

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Sport Games on 23 August 2011

Conference
Football (United Kingdom)
  • AFC Telford United - Lincoln : 1 - 2
  • Barrow - Fleetwood Town : 4 - 0
  • Darlington - Alfreton Town : 1 - 1
  • Ebbsfleet - Newport County : 1 - 1
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Magazine Covers

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Books

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

Retribution

By: Sherrilyn Kenyon

From #1 New York Times bestselling author Sherrilyn Kenyon comes the next thrilling installment in her blockbuster Dark-Hunter® series Harm no human… A hired gunslinger, William Jessup Brady lived his life

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Cold Vengeance

By: Douglas Preston and Lincoln Child

Devastated by the discovery that his wife, Helen, was murdered, Special Agent Pendergast must have retribution. But revenge is not simple.

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A Book Of Secrets

By: Michael Holroyd

A Time Magazine Top 10 Nonfiction book of 2011A Publishers Weekly Best Nonfiction title for 2011On a hill above the Italian village of Ravello sits the Villa Cimbrone, a place of

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Turn Right At Machu Picchu

By: Mark Adams

What happens when an unadventurous adventure writer tries to re-create the original expedition to Machu Picchu?In 1911, Hiram Bingham III climbed into the Andes Mountains of Peru and “discovered” Machu Picchu.

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Beatmania IIDX 19: Lincle

Beatmania IIDX 19: Lincle

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Music

Darkest Hour: A Hearts of Iron Game

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Real-time grand strategy

Publisher: Paradox Interactive

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Dawn of Fantasy

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: MMORTS

Publisher: 505 Games

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Dirt 3

Platform: Microsoft Windows OS X PlayStation 3 Xbox 360

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Codemasters Feral Interactive (Mac OS X)

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Nicktoons MLB

Platform: Xbox 360, Wii, Nintendo DS, Nintendo 3DS

Genre: Baseball game

Publisher: 2K Play

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