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31980597.jpgDid You Lose Your Job Because Your Media Company Wanted To Make Itself More Profitable Before A Buyout? Then you’ll want to read this story. Nothing like shot of schadenfreude for breakfast.

update_chinabootlegs.jpgThe China Syndrome: Reporter Richard Verrier kinda sorta suggests that all that antifreeze in our tooth paste may pay off for the music industry. With concern at an all-time high over China’s shady business practices, now may be the time that Congress really cracks down on the People’s Republic of Bootlegging. (BTW we pirated this image from filmjunk.com)

31940573.jpgWTF? We go on vacation for two weeks, and the Los Angeles Times starts offering “Pop Culture Talking Points?” And Mr. Bean makes the cut? Deborah Netburn, we demand an explanation.

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