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Saturday 24 January 2009

It was Saturday, under the sign of Aquarius (see planets position on January 24, 2009). The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic). In that special week of January people in US were listening to Just Dance by Lady GaGa. Coraline, directed by Henry Selick, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2009 while A Mercy by Toni Morrison was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Trust Me. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Buffy the Vampire Slayer: Sacrifice or The Conduit.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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What the sky looked like on 24 January 2009

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Movies

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

Coraline

Directed by: Henry Selick

Starring: Dakota Fanning, Teri Hatcher, John Hodgman, Jennifer Saunders

Country: United States

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Polytechnique

Directed by: Denis Villeneuve

Starring: Maxim Gaudette, Sébastien Huberdeau, Karine Vanasse, Martin Watier

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Fanboys

Directed by: Kyle Newman

Starring: Dan Fogler, Jay Baruchel, Kristen Bell, Sam Huntington

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The International

Directed by: Tom Tykwer

Starring: Clive Owen, Naomi Watts, Armin Mueller-Stahl, Ulrich Thomsen

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In the Electric Mist

Directed by: Bertrand Tavernier

Starring: Tommy Lee Jones, John Goodman, Peter Sarsgaard, Mary Steenburgen

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TV Series

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

Trust Me

Directed by: Andrew Kazamia

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Push

Directed by: Paul McGuigan

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Secret Millionaire

Directed by: Michael Scott

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Closing Time

Directed by: Hans Lietz

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The Shift

Directed by: Lee Cipolla

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 24 January 2009 ?

Holidays:
  • Jim Ross Day - State of Oklahoma
  • Roman Catholic Church - Feasts of St. Francis de Sales and Our Lady of Peace
  • Roman Empire - first day of the Sementivae in honor of Ceres and Terra
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Facts:
  • The storm Klaus makes landfall near Bordeaux, France. It subsequently would cause 26 deaths as well as extensive disruptions to public transport and power supplies.
  • Pope Benedict XVI rescinds the excommunications of four bishops consecrated in 1988 by French Archbishop Marcel Lefebvre. (AP via Google News)
  • A suicide car bomb targeting African Union peacekeepers kills 14 civilians in Mogadishu, Somalia. (Reuters)
  • A European windstorm across France and Spain kills 15 people with hurricane-force winds. (BBC)
  • An avalanche in the Scottish Highlands kills three mountain climbers. (RTÉ)

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Sport Games on 24 January 2009

Serie A
Italian Football
  • Juventus - Fiorentina : 1 - 0
  • Reggina - Chievo : 0 - 1
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Jupiler League
Football (Belgium)
  • Cercle Brugge - Kortrijk : 0 - 1
  • Dender - Germinal : 0 - 1
  • Genk - Bergen : 2 - 0
  • Mechelen - Mouscron : 2 - 2
See all Football game results of 24 January 2009
La Liga Primera Division
Football (Spain)
  • Barcelona - Numancia : 4 - 1
  • Villarreal - Osasuna : 1 - 1
See all Football game results of 24 January 2009
La Liga Segunda Division
Football (Spain)
  • Alaves - Albacete : 0 - 2
  • Castellon - Tenerife : 2 - 2
  • Girona - Huesca : 2 - 0
  • Las Palmas - Levante : 1 - 2
See all Football game results of 24 January 2009

Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on January 24, 2009 - Geocentric view

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of January 2009 ?

Top #10 R&B songs
  1. Beyonce - Single Ladies (Put A Ring On It)
  2. Live Your Life - T.I. Featuring Rihanna
  3. Chopped 'N' Skrewed - T-Pain Featuring Ludacris
  4. Miss Independent - Ne-Yo
  5. Trading Places - Usher
  6. Pop Champagne - Jim Jones & Ron Browz Featuring Juelz Santana
  7. Green Light - John Legend Featuring Andre 3000
  8. IfULeave - Musiq Soulchild Featuring Mary J. Blige
  9. Put It On Ya - Plies Featuring Chris J
  10. She Got Her Own - Ne-Yo Featuring Jamie Foxx & Fabolous
Top #10 Latin songs
  1. No Me Doy Por Vencido - Luis Fonsi
  2. Por Un Segundo - Aventura
  3. Te Regalo Amores - RKM & Ken-Y
  4. Espero - Grupo Montez de Durango
  5. Cinco Minutos - Gloria Trevi
  6. La Arrolladora Banda el Limon de Rene Camacho - Y Que Quede Claro
  7. Marco Antonio Solis - No Molestar
  8. Inolvidable - Reik
  9. Dame Tu Amor - Alacranes Musical
  10. Te Presumo - Banda El Recodo de Cruz Lizarraga

Books

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

A Mercy

By: Toni Morrison

National BestsellerOne of The New York Times 10 Best Books of the YearIn the 1680s the slave trade in the Americas is still in its infancy.

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Eclipse

By: Richard North Patterson

The spellbinding story of an American lawyer who takes on a nearly impossible case—the defense of an African freedom fighter against his corrupt government’s charge of murderDamon Pierce’s life has just

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Outliers

By: Malcolm Gladwell

In this stunning new book, Malcolm Gladwell takes us on an intellectual journey through the world of "outliers"--the best and the brightest, the most famous and the most successful.

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Twilight

By: Stephenie Meyer

Isabella Swan's move to Forks, a small, perpetually rainy town in Washington, could have been the most boring move she ever made. But once she meets the mysterious and alluring Edward Cullen, Isabella's life takes a thrilling and terrifying turn.

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Chronicles of Mystery: The Tree of Life

Chronicles of Mystery: The Tree of Life

Platform: PC (Windows)

Genre: Adventure

Publisher: City Interactive

The Conduit

Platform: Wii, Android

Genre: First-person shooter

Publisher: Nintendo Sega Android High Voltage Software

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Beaterator

Beaterator

Platform: PlayStation Portable iOS

Genre: Music, puzzle

Publisher: Rockstar Games

Buffy the Vampire Slayer: Sacrifice

Buffy the Vampire Slayer: Sacrifice

Platform: Nintendo DS

Genre: Horror / beat 'em up

Publisher: 505 Games

Battlestations: Pacific

Battlestations: Pacific

Platform: Xbox 360, Microsoft Windows, Mac OS X

Genre: Action, Real-time tactics

Publisher: Eidos Interactive (PC and Xbox 360) Feral Interactive (Mac OS X)

Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates

News articles
As Mergers and Other Work Dry Up, Bankruptcy Becomes Lawyers’ Oasis

To avoid downsizing as the economy declines, law firms are migrating to where creditors fight over corporate remains. [..]

Britain and Spain Show More Signs of a Slowdown

As Britain officially falls into recession, unemployment in Spain hits an eight-year high. [..]

Home videos

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

Final Fantasy VII: Advent Children Complete

Studio: Blu-ray

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Love N' Dancing

Studio: DVD and Blu-ray

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The Haunting of Molly Hartley

Studio: DVD and Blu-ray

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Ping Pong Playa

Studio: DVD

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Terminator Salvation

Studio: DVD and Blu-ray

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