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Led Zeppelin Are *Not* Losing The “Stairway Lawsuit.”

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Interesting to read all the reports online about the lawsuit brought forth by the family of the late Randy California of Spirit. For those unaware, Spirit has a song called “Taurus.” A part of the song was most-likely lifted by Zeppelin for “Stairway.” I don’t think anyone believes Zep were above “borrowing” the musical phrase. Let’s face it…they have shown ... Read More »

TODAY’S 4:20 FAIL – UNC’s “SHADOW CURRICULUM” FOR ATHLETES

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Julius Nyang’oro – fraudster CHAPEL HILL, N.C. — A blistering report into an academic fraud scandal at the University of North Carolina released Wednesday found that for nearly two decades two employees in the African and Afro-American Studies department ran a “shadow curriculum” of hundreds of fake classes that never met but for which students, many of them Tar Heels ... Read More »

MOVIE TIME

At The Movies

    NEW ON DVD- Released Week of October 21 Snowpiercer The Purge: Anarchy Sex Tape Earth to Echo Mad Men: the Final Season-Part 1 Married… with Children – Seasons 5 & 6 TOP FIVE MOVIES AT THE BOX OFFICE LAST WEEKEND 10/17: 1. FURY 2.  GONE GIRL 3.  THE BOOK OF LIFE 4.  ALEXANDER AND THE TERRIBLE, HORRIBLE, NO ... Read More »

Headlines.

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IN OTHER NEWS   Elton, Macca, Mellencamp and more. Elton John has signed on to extend his Million Dollar Piano residency at the Coliseum at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas for the next three years. In doing so, he has announced 23 performances for January, March and April. Louisville, Kentucky mayor Greg Fischer has proclaimed October 22nd to the 28th ... Read More »

Metal For Men?

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JUDAS PRIEST: Smelling for Vengeance? Ex-guitarist K.K. Downing is looking to expands his business empire into scents. Really. Ex-Judas Priest guitarist K.K. Downing has been making a name for himself in the golf course and real estate world since he left the band, but his new business flat-out smells. Downing is launching a line of fragrances — one for men ... Read More »

Record Store Day Treat.

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THE BEATLES: She Is Still Long and Tall The Fab Four are re-releasing “Long Tall Sally” in support of Record Store Day. The Beatles are supporting Record Store Day, November 28th, by re-releasing their 1964 version of Little Richard‘s “Long Tall Sally” as part of a four-song vinyl EP. It will be released in mono and and will be joined ... Read More »