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Sunday 29 August 2010

It was Sunday, 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. Black Swan, directed by Darren Aronofsky, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2010 while Private Vegas by James Patterson and Maxine Paetro was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching JonTron. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Airport Mania or Comic Jumper.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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

Black Swan

Directed by: Darren Aronofsky

Starring: Natalie Portman, Mila Kunis, Vincent Cassel

Country: United States

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127 Hours

Directed by: Danny Boyle

Starring: James Franco, Amber Tamblyn, Kate Mara

Country: United States

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Directed by: Ethan Maniquis

Starring: Danny Trejo, Michelle Rodriguez, Robert De Niro

Country: United States

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Never Let Me Go

Directed by: Mark Romanek

Starring: Keira Knightley, Carey Mulligan, Andrew Garfield

Country: United States

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Directed by: Alexandre Aja

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

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 29 August 2010 ?

  • The first day of Thoth - which is the first day of the Egyptian calendar. Thoth is the Ibis-headed god of knowledge.
  • Slovakia - Slovak National Uprising Day (1944, against the Nazis)
  • Eastern Orthodox Christianity and Roman Catholic Church commemorate the beheading of John the Baptist with a feast day
  • 1997 - Judgment Day, from the movie Terminator 2: Judgment Day
  • Official Yakiniku Day in Japan as proclaimed by the All Japan Yakiniku Association.
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  • Eighty thousand people rally in Hong Kong after last week's fatal tourist coach hijacking hostage crisis in the Philippines. (''The Independent'')
  • At least 19 people are killed in a fire fight between President of Chechnya Ramzan Kadyrov's personal guards and protesters in Tsentoroi. (Aljazeera)
  • A Palestinian man is killed by the collapse of a smuggling tunnel under the border between Egypt and the Gaza Strip. (AFP via Google News)
  • Afghanistan
  • 7 American soldiers are killed in fighting in Afghanistan over the weekend. (AP via MSNBC)

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Sport Games on 29 August 2010

Serie A
Italian Football
  • Bari - Juventus : 1 - 0
  • Chievo - Catania : 2 - 1
  • Fiorentina - Napoli : 1 - 1
  • Milan - Lecce : 4 - 0
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Jupiler League
Football (Belgium)
  • Genk - Lierse : 4 - 1
  • Gent - Germinal : 1 - 0
  • Westerlo - Club Brugge : 1 - 2
See all Football game results of 29 August 2010
Bundesliga 1
Football (Germany)
  • Leverkusen - M'gladbach : 3 - 6
  • Stuttgart - Dortmund : 1 - 3
See all Football game results of 29 August 2010
Bundesliga 2
Football (Germany)
  • Bielefeld - Cottbus : 1 - 2
  • Karlsruhe - Aachen : 3 - 0
  • Munich 1860 - Osnabruck : 3 - 1
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

Private Vegas

By: James Patterson and Maxine Paetro

Las Vegas is a city of contradictions: seedy and glamorous, secretive and wild, Vegas attracts people of all kinds--especially those with a secret to hide, or a life to leave behind.

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The Murder Room

By: Michael Capuzzo

Thrilling, true crime tales from the Vidocq Society - a team of the world's finest forensic investigators whose monthly lunches lead to justice in ice-cold murders.

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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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Packing For Mars

By: Mary Roach

“America’s funniest science writer” (Washington Post) returns to explore the irresistibly strange universe of life without gravity in this New York Times bestseller.

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Airport Mania

Platform: PC, WiiWare, DSiWare, Mac, iPhone, Android

Genre: Time Management

Publisher: Reflexive Entertainment, Lemon Games (WiiWare/DSiWare)

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Comic Jumper

Comic Jumper

Platform: Xbox 360 (XBLA)

Genre: Side-scroller, Beat 'em up

Publisher: Microsoft Game Studios

Dragon Age: Origins – Awakening

Platform: Microsoft Windows PlayStation 3 Xbox 360 Mac OS X

Genre: Action role-playing

Publisher: Electronic Arts

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Angry Birds Seasons

Platform: iOS, Android, Symbian, webOS, Microsoft Windows, OS X, Windows Phone, BlackBerry 10, BlackBerry Tablet OS

Genre: Puzzle

Publisher: Rovio Entertainment

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Lego Universe

Platform: Microsoft Windows, OS X

Genre: Massively multiplayer online

Publisher: The Lego Group

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