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Meat Loaf Moves to Texas

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BUYER: Michael Lee Aday, a.k.a. Meat LoafLOCATION: Austin, TXPRICE: $1,475,000SIZE: 5,200 square feet, 4 bedroom, 5.5 bathrooms YOUR MAMAS NOTES: We apologize in advance for being a bit flat and…

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Folk music figure Doc Watson dies

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Doc Watson, the blind virtuoso guitarist, folk music icon and the winner of seven Grammys, died Tuesday in Winston-Salem, N.C. He was 89 and had colon surgery last week and had also recently suffered…

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Vidgame publisher THQ shuffles execs

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Videogame publisher THQ has parted ways with Danny Bilson after turning to the Hollywood vet to boost the company's bottom line with tentpole titles and has tapped Jason Rubin as president as the…

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Wolf Blitzer’s Trump Takedown

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CNN is heavily promoting Wolf Blitzer's interview with Donald Trump, almost completely about birtherism. Trump suggests that he was going on to talk about jobs, while Blitzer says that the interview…

Jim Paratore dies at 58

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Jim Paratore, the veteran producer and former Warner Bros. syndie exec who helped launch the TMZ website and TV show, died following a heart attack while cycling in France on Tuesday. He was 58.

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