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True Grit is a American western film hits theatres. It’s the second adaptation of Charles Portis’ 1968 novel of the same name, which was previously filmed in 1969 starring John Wayne. This version stars Hailee Steinfeld as Mattie Ross and Jeff Bridges as Deputy U.S. Marshal Reuben J. “Rooster” Cogburn, along with Matt Damon, Josh Brolin, and Barry Pepper.
The Tea Party numbers grow in the United States prior to the upcoming November Mid Term Elections
Taylor Swift becomes the youngest country music artist and also youngest person to win the Grammy Award for Album of the Year for her album Fearless. Swift also wins three more awards that night for Best Country Album (Fearless), Best Female Country Vocal Performance (“White Horse”), and Best Country Song (“White Horse”).
Apple Releases the Ipad taking the new technology of touch screen computing to new levels
J.W. Harris of May, Texas wins his second PRCA world championship in bull riding.