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Lance Fiasco

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Congress clears historic health care bill

March 21, 2010 | By Lance Fiasco

Summoned to success by President Barack Obama, the Democratic-controlled Congress approved historic legislation Sunday night extending health care to tens of millions of uninsured Americans and cracking down on insurance company abuses, a climactic chapter in the century-long quest for near universal coverage.

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Lady Gaga in $30.5M scuffle with ex-boyfriend

March 21, 2010 | By Lance Fiasco

Lady Gaga is firing back at a music producer who claims he launched her career and is suing her for $30.5 million.

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Universal betting on lower prices to boost CD sales

March 21, 2010 | By Lance Fiasco

Universal Music Group (UMG) is embarking on one of the most ambitious efforts yet to boost U.S. CD sales, with the test of a new pricing structure designed to sell most new releases by current artists at $10 or less at retail.

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Bands compete in $100k Pepsi Refresh challenge

March 19, 2010 | By Lance Fiasco

Fans of seminal indie bands Broken Social Scene and Metric will elect a winner of the $100,000 Pepsi Refresh Challenge at SXSW this week.

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‘Glee’ cast hits the road in May for 4-city tour

March 1, 2010 | By Lance Fiasco

Sick of singing along to “Glee” at home? Well, get ready to watch the performers live on tour.

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Top 40 Songs of the 2000s

February 27, 2010 | By Lance Fiasco

Join Eddie of XtremeBitz in counting down the top 40 songs of the past ten years, from 2000 (when you were still in diapers) to 2009 (now, when you change diapers). Today at 8 p.m. EST – Only on idobi Radio

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Carly Simon: ‘You’re So Vain’ about David Geffen

February 27, 2010 | By Lance Fiasco

Warren Beatty, you’re off the hook. The song wasn’t about you.

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iTunes hits 10 billion songs sold

February 25, 2010 | By Lance Fiasco

Apple’s iTunes has sold its 10 billionth tune.

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Marijuana use by senior citizens rising

February 22, 2010 | By Lance Fiasco

In her 88 years, Florence Siegel has learned how to relax: A glass of red wine. A crisp copy of The New York Times, if she can wrest it from her husband. Some classical music, preferably Bach. And every night like clockwork, she lifts a pipe to her lips and smokes marijuana.

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MTV bags ‘music television’ tagline

February 10, 2010 | By Lance Fiasco

Though MTV might have exited the music business years ago, the network is finally making it official.