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Sunday 29 August 2010

It was Sunday, under the sign of Virgo (see planets position on August 29, 2010). 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 The Big Short by Michael Lewis was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Sidekick. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Apron of Magic or Clones.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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What the sky looked like on 29 August 2010

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Movies

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

Black Swan

Directed by: Darren Aronofsky

Starring: Natalie Portman, Mila Kunis, Vincent Cassel, Winona Ryder

Country: United States

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127 Hours

Directed by: Danny Boyle

Starring: James Franco, Amber Tamblyn, Kate Mara, Sean Bott

Country: United States

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Never Let Me Go

Directed by: Mark Romanek

Starring: Keira Knightley, Carey Mulligan, Andrew Garfield, Izzy Meikle-Small

Country: United States

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The Debt

Directed by: John Madden

Starring: Helen Mirren, Sam Worthington, Tom Wilkinson, Ciarán Hinds

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Somewhere

Directed by: Sofia Coppola

Starring: Stephen Dorff, Elle Fanning, Chris Pontius, Erin Wasson

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TV Series

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

Sidekick

Directed by: Blake Van de Graaf

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Offspring

Directed by: Andrew van den Houten

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Grandma's House

Directed by: Paul D. Hannah

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The Great Outdoors

Directed by: Universal Studios

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Twisted

Directed by: Phillip Kaufman

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 29 August 2010 ?

Holidays:
  • 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.
Famous Birthdays:
See famous people born on 29 August
Facts:
  • 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
See all Football game results of 29 August 2010
Jupiler League
Football (Belgium)
  • Genk - Lierse : 4 - 1
  • Gent - Germinal : 1 - 0
  • Westerlo - Club Brugge : 1 - 2
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Bundesliga 1
Football (Germany)
  • Leverkusen - M'gladbach : 3 - 6
  • Stuttgart - Dortmund : 1 - 3
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Bundesliga 2
Football (Germany)
  • Bielefeld - Cottbus : 1 - 2
  • Karlsruhe - Aachen : 3 - 0
  • Munich 1860 - Osnabruck : 3 - 1
See all Football game results of 29 August 2010

Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on August 29, 2010 - Geocentric view

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of August 2010 ?

Top #10 R&B songs
  1. There Goes My Baby - Usher
  2. Alicia Keys - Un-Thinkable (I'm Ready)
  3. Miss Me - Drake Featuring Lil Wayne
  4. Your Love - Nicki Minaj
  5. Deuces - Chris Brown Featuring Tyga & Kevin McCall
  6. Love All Over Me - Monica
  7. Ride - Ciara Featuring Ludacris
  8. Bittersweet - Fantasia
  9. B.M.F. (Blowin' Money Fast) - Rick Ross Featuring Styles P
  10. Find Your Love - Drake
Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Cuando Me Enamoro - Enrique Iglesias Featuring Juan Luis Guerra
  2. Yerbatero - Juanes
  3. Dime Que Me Quieres - Banda El Recodo de Cruz Lizarraga
  4. Alejate De Mi - Camila
  5. Al Menos - La Original Banda el Limon de Salvador Lizarraga
  6. No Puedo Volver - Intocable
  7. Nina Bonita - Chino & Nacho
  8. El Malo - Aventura
  9. Te Recordare - El Trono de Mexico
  10. Pedro Fernandez - Amarte A La Antigua
Top #10 Rock songs
  1. Linkin Park - The Catalyst
  2. Another Way To Die - Disturbed
  3. Lay Me Down - The Dirty Heads Featuring Rome
  4. The Crow & The Butterfly - Shinedown
  5. Avenged Sevenfold - Nightmare
  6. Savior - Rise Against
  7. Phoenix - Lisztomania
  8. Bad Company - Five Finger Death Punch
  9. Cage The Elephant - In One Ear
  10. Neon Trees - Animal

Books

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

The Big Short

By: Michael Lewis

The real story of the crash began in bizarre feeder markets where the sun doesn't shine and the SEC doesn't dare, or bother, to tread: the bond and real estate derivative

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Tough Customer

By: Sandra Brown

#1 New York Times bestselling thriller master Sandra Brown “charges her characters and their relationships with electricity” (San Francisco Book Review) in this sizzling, sleep-with-the-lights-on novel of suspense.When

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Empire Of The Summer Moon

By: S. C. Gwynne

In the tradition of Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee, a stunningly vivid historical account of the forty-year battle between Comanche Indians and white settlers for control of the American West,

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Committed

By: Elizabeth Gilbert

The #1 New York Times bestselling follow-up to Eat, Pray, Love--an intimate and erudite celebration of love. Look out for Elizabeth Gilbert’s new book, Big Magic: Creative Living Beyond Fear, coming on

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Clones

Clones

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Puzzle

Mario Sports Mix

Mario Sports Mix

Platform: Wii, Wii U (Nintendo eShop)

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Nintendo

Danganronpa: Trigger Happy Havoc

Platform: PlayStation Portable iOS Android PlayStation Vita Microsoft Windows OS X Linux

Genre: Murder mystery, action-adventure

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Apron of Magic

Apron of Magic

Platform: Arcade iOS Nintendo 3DS

Genre: Collectible Card Cooking

Publisher: Examu (Arcade) VERVE (iOS port) Bergsala Lightweight AB (Europe and North America)

Battlefield: Bad Company 2: Vietnam

Battlefield: Bad Company 2: Vietnam

Platform: Microsoft Windows PlayStation 3 Xbox 360

Publisher: Electronic Arts

Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates

News articles
Bankers Told Recovery May Be Slow

An authority on the history of financial crises points to a pattern of slow growth after “large destabilizing events” like the 2007 collapse of the housing market. [..]

In Hard Times, One New Bank (Double-Wide)

The only new start-up bank to open in the United States this year operates out of a secondhand double-wide trailer, on a bare lot in Lake Charles, La. [..]

Home videos

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

Toy Story

Format: Special Edition DVD

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Ramona and Beezus

Format: DVD and Blu-ray

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The Karate Kid

Format: DVD and Blu-ray

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Scooby-Doo! Abracadabra-Doo

Format: DVD

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Operation: Endgame

Format: DVD and Blu-ray

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