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Billy Corgan / Kurt Cobain
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Billy Corgan Names Kurt Cobain + Himself as the ‘Top Two Scribes’ of the 1990s

The '90s was a rich time for rock music. However, in Billy Corgan's mind, only two songwriters belong in the decade's highest echelon.

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20th Century Fox
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Weekend Box Office Report: ‘The Pyramid’ Gets Buried On Arrival

Honestly, we could have just copied and pasted last weekend’s box office report and gotten away with it. Outside of the shifting numbers, the order of the top 10 is almost identical to what it was a week ago. This is Hollywood in a holding pattern. The weekend after Thanksgiving is a wasteland. That’s probably why ‘The Pyramid’ was dumped this weekend. However, the lone newcomer in the top 10 didn’t just bomb, it bombed spectacularly.

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Remembering Dimebag Darrell
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Remembering Dimebag Darrell: Rock + Metal Musicians Pay Tribute to the Pantera Legend

Watch a video compilation of musician tributes that conveys Dimebag Darrell's engaging personality and immense talents.

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Paul Rosolie
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Free Beer & Hot Wings: All You Need to Know About The Discovery Channel’s ‘Eaten Alive’ Show [Video]

For about a month now, The Discovery Channel has been promoting a show titled "Eaten Alive," where conservationist Paul Rosolie was supposedly going to be eaten by a massive, 20-something-foot-long anaconda somewhere in the Amazon River basin in South America.

Surely, that could not be something that would be televised, right? Well, it aired Sunday night and, needless to say, it was very underwhelming.

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Matt MacGillivray
Matt MacGillivray
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Free Beer & Hot Wings: 15-Year-Old, Two-Faced Cat Has Died [Video]

Sad news to share: The world's longest-living Janus cat, Frank and Louie, has died of cancer at the age of 15 years old.

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Bill Cosby
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Free Beer & Hot Wings: Bill Cosby’s Hollywood Walk of Fame Star Vandalized

In case you've been living under a rock for the last few weeks -- or years, several people are alleging that Bill Cosby of being a rapist.

One unknown person even felt compelled to make an amendment to Cosby's star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in Hollywood, Calif.

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Seattle Seahawks Are Surging, Other Things About NFL Week 14

Playoff races tightened in both conferences on Sunday, but the best teams seemed to already be in post-season form. Here's a recap of all the Week 14 action:

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The White House
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President Barack Obama Talks with BET About Unrest Following Grand Jury Decisions On Fatal Shootings [Video]

In an exclusive interview with BET News, President Barack Obama addressed community concerns and calls for justice and equality after recent grand jury decisions and hopes to find meaningful solutions.

"This isn't going to be solved overnight," Obama said in an excerpt of the interview released by BET Networks.

BET’s “106 & Park” will air a portion of the interview at 5 p.m. EST Monday (Dec. 8), BET Networks announced Sunday. The full interview will air immediately following at 6 p.m. EST Monday in “BET News Presents: A Conversation with President Barack Obama.”

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What We Learned From Week 15 in College Football: Playoffs Are Here; MSU, WMU, CMU, ND In Bowls

For Alabama, Oregon, Florida State and Ohio State, the college football championship hunt begins.

Meanwhile, Michigan State, Western Michigan, Central Michigan and Notre Dame are going to bowl games.

As for Michigan fans, sorry but you have to wait until next year.

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Pat Smear / Kurt Cobain
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Foo Fighters’ Pat Smear Reflects on Smashing Fender Strats Onstage With Kurt Cobain

Destroying actual Fenders Strats is an expensive hobby, and guitarist Pat Smear reminisces on smashing guitars with Kurt Cobain along with Fender's response.

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ralph baer
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Video Game Pioneer Ralph Baer Passes Away at 92

We are saddened to report that Ralph Baer, one of the first pioneers of the industry and widely heralded as 'The Father of Video Games,' has passed away at the age of 92.

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NCAA FBS’ First College Football Playoffs Announced: Alabama, Oregon, Florida State, Ohio State In

The College Football Playoff Selection Committee this afternoon announced the inaugural College Football Playoffs field.

Selection Sunday put Alabama versus Ohio State and Oregon versus Florida State, with the winners vying for the national championship.

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