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Wednesday 24 August 2016

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic). Suicide Squad, directed by David Ayer, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2016 while Curious Minds by Janet Evanovich, Phoef Sutton was one of the best selling books. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 or Total War: Warhammer.
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Suicide Squad

Written by: David Ayer

Directed by: David Ayer

Starring: Will Smith, Jaime FitzSimons, Ike Barinholtz, Margot Robbie

Country: United States

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Jason Bourne

Written by: Paul Greengrass, Christopher Rouse, Robert Ludlum (characters)

Directed by: Paul Greengrass

Starring: Matt Damon, Tommy Lee Jones, Alicia Vikander, Vincent Cassel

Country: United States

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Batman: The Killing Joke

Written by: Bob Kane (character created by: Batman), Bill Finger (character created by: Batman), Alan Moore (gra

Directed by: Sam Liu

Starring: Kevin Conroy, Mark Hamill, Tara Strong, Ray Wise

Country: United States

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Star Trek Beyond

Written by: Simon Pegg, Doug Jung, Gene Roddenberry (television series "Star Trek")

Directed by: Justin Lin

Starring: Chris Pine, Zachary Quinto, Karl Urban, Zoe Saldana

Country: United States

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Green Room

Written by: Jeremy Saulnier

Directed by: Jeremy Saulnier

Starring: Alia Shawkat, Imogen Poots, Anton Yelchin, Patrick Stewart

Country: United States

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

Small Town Big Mayor

Starring: Angie Berry, Ashley Berry, Ben Berry, John Henry Berry

Country: United States

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46 Yok Olan

Starring: Erdal Besikçioglu, Yasemin Allen, Melis Birkan, Saygin Soysal

Country: Turkey

Tum Kon Piya

Starring: Imran Abbas

Country: Pakistan

Life or Debt

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 24 August 2016 ?

  • Liberia: Flag Day
  • RC Saints - Feast day of Saint Bartholomew
  • Roman festivals - first of the 3 days on which the mundus was opened
  • Ukraine: National Holiday, independence from Russia (1991)
  • Sierra Leone: President's Birthday
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

Curious Minds

By: Janet Evanovich, Phoef Sutton

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • Janet Evanovich, bestselling author of the Stephanie Plum series, teams up with Emmy-winning writer Phoef Sutton for a brand-new series of mysteries featuring Emerson Knight and Riley Moon, a dynamic duo with instant and undeniable ...

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The Underground Railroad

By: Colson Whitehead

Winner of the Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Award, the #1 New York Times bestseller from Colson Whitehead, a magnificent tour de force chronicling a young slave's adventures as she makes a desperate bid for freedom in the antebellum ...

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The Girl With the Lower Back Tattoo

By: Amy Schumer

#1 New York Times Bestseller "Amy Schumer's book will make you love her even more. For a comedian of unbridled (and generally hilarious) causticity, Schumer has written a probing, confessional, unguarded, and, yes, majorly humanizing non-memoir, a book that trades ...

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Present Over Perfect

By: Shauna Niequist

LIVE A LIFE OF MEANING AND CONNECTION Instead of pushing for perfection A few years ago, I found myself exhausted and isolated, my soul and body sick.

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Mario & Sonic at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games

Platform: Arcade, Nintendo 3DS, Wii U

Genre: Sports, party

Publisher: Nintendo

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Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2

Platform: Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One

Genre: Fighting, role-playing

Publisher: Bandai Namco Entertainment

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Total War: Warhammer

Platform: Microsoft Windows OS X Linux

Genre: Turn-based strategy, real-time tactics

Publisher: Sega

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Space Hulk: Deathwing

Platform: Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One

Genre: First-person shooter

Publisher: Focus Home Interactive

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Warhammer 40,000: Eternal Crusade

Platform: Linux, Microsoft Windows, OS X, PlayStation 4, Xbox One

Genre: Massively multiplayer online third-person shooter

Publisher: Bandai Namco Entertainment

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