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December 31, 2010

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Kaleidoscope 2010: Important Events in Entertainment (Part 4/4)

December 31, 2010 08:51:37 GMT

The last three months of 2010 have one common trait which is getting stronger as the year inched closer to holiday season. Despite reasons to gather with family at Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year, a lot of celebrity couples chose to split. Meanwhile, the awards season were shaping up with the announcement of nominees and lots of artists were given "the most" and "-est" titles.
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Top 10 Most Shocking Celebrity Stories of 2010


December 31, 2010 08:49:38 GMT

Compared to last year, 2010 is 'tamer'. Nothing can beat the shocking meter of Michael Jackson's death in June 2009 or when Chris Brown almost choked Rihanna to death in February that year. But 2010 does have its iotas, predominantly the splits of high-profiled celebrities which number is higher as it nears the holiday season.
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Raz B Apologizes for Online Feud With Chris Brown

December 31, 2010 08:43:14 GMT

R&B singer Raz B has apologized to Chris Brown for their online war of words - and he hopes "someone learns something valuable" from the heated exchange. The former B2K singer and Brown become embroiled in a feud earlier this week after Raz-B posted a message on Twitter.com taking aim at his rival's doomed romance with Rihanna.
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Emmy Rossum Celebrates Divorce Settlement With Vegas Party

December 31, 2010 08:37:00 GMT

Actress Emmy Rossum is putting her divorce well and truly behind her - she's planning to party in Las Vegas for New Year's Eve with close friend Olivia Munn. The "Poseidon" star's ex-husband, music executive Justin Siegel, filed for divorce last year after 18 months of marriage and the former couple reached a settlement earlier this week.
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Tinie Tempah Reportedly Been Dating Scottish Singer

December 31, 2010 08:33:39 GMT

Rapper Tinie Tempah has been dating Scottish singer Yasmin for more than a year, according to a U.K. report. The "Pass Out" hitmaker has been friends with the brunette beauty since before he found fame - and they're said to have been enjoying secret dates for over 12 months.
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Christina Aguilera to Celebrate 30th Birthday on New Year

December 31, 2010 08:31:46 GMT

Christina Aguilera is planning a massive end-of-the-year party so she can double up her New Year's Eve and 30th birthday celebrations. The "Dirrty" hitmaker turned 30 on December 18 but was too busy promoting new movie "Burlesque" to celebrate with family and friends - so she's planning to turn New Year's Eve into a belated birthday bash.
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Teaser for Wong Kar Wai's 'The Grandmasters' Arrives

December 31, 2010 08:29:38 GMT

A teaser to Wong Kar Wai's next film "The Grandmasters" has been made available for viewing pleasure. It, however, does not offer a look at the footage from the film but features some letters which come in and out on black background.
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Charlie Sheen Rushing to Call Mom After False Death Rumor

December 31, 2010 08:29:20 GMT

Charlie Sheen rushed to call his mother when false reports of his death surfaced over Christmas - to assure her he is still alive and well. A death hoax story, which surfaced online on Sunday, December 26, suggested the "Two and a Half Men" star had died in Switzerland after crashing into a tree at the Zermatt ski resort.
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T-Pain Joining Lil Wayne in Young Money


December 31, 2010 08:16:52 GMT

T-Pain reportedly has signed a deal with Young Money Entertainment, the home of Drake and Nicki Minaj. The rumor emerged after jeweler Gabriel Jacobs revealed in a video message that he is crafting a Young Money/Nappy Boy pendant, which has over 200 karats in rubies and 300 karats in diamonds, for the Auto-Tune rapper.
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Dave Navarro Hooks Up With Charlie Sheen's Ex


December 31, 2010 07:39:25 GMT

Rocker Dave Navarro has sparked speculation he's dating Charlie Sheen's estranged wife Brooke Mueller after the pair was spotted "making out" in Aspen, Colorado. Sources tell TMZ.com Navarro and his Jane's Addiction bandmembers were at restaurant Nobu in Aspen on Wednesday, December 29 night when they were joined by Mueller.
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Javier Bardem and Viggo Mortensen Are 'Dark Tower' Frontrunners


December 31, 2010 07:38:55 GMT

The race to land a spot in "The Dark Tower" is getting tough. After several top-notch actors like Daniel Craig, Hugh Jackman and Jon Hamm were mentioned as the possible depicter of Roland Deshain, Javier Bardem is now added on the shortlist.
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Annie Lennox Receives OBE From the Queen

December 31, 2010 07:34:44 GMT

Singer Annie Lennox has been awarded an Order of the British Empire medal (OBE) in Queen Elizabeth II's New Year's Honors list. The former Eurythmics star has been honored for her longterm charitable work, raising awareness of Aids in Africa.
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'Stargate Atlantis' Movie Shelved Following 'SGU' Cancellation


December 31, 2010 07:30:52 GMT

A planned big screen adaption of "Stargate Atlantis" has been shelved "indefinitely" following the cancellation of sci-fi TV show "Stargate Universe" earlier this month. The series, a spin-off from popular 1994 film "Stargate", will come to an end in the spring, and the axing of the show appears to have put plans for a movie on hold.
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Eliza Dushku Successfully Raises $30,000 for Charity

December 31, 2010 07:27:13 GMT

Actress Eliza Dushku spent her 30th birthday on Thursday, December 30 celebrating after raising $30,000 for charity. The "Bring it On" star is spearheading efforts to build a recovery center for former child soldiers in Uganda, and she asked friends and family to make donations to the cause instead of buying her expensive presents.
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Rep: Ashley Greene NOT Engaged to Joe Jonas

December 31, 2010 07:17:36 GMT

Ashley Greene's publicist has dismissed reports boyfriend Joe Jonas proposed to the "Twilight" star over Christmas. The couple has been dating since the summer and they spent the festive season with Greene's family in Florida.
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Eminem Pays Tribute to Proof in Leaked Song 'Difficult'


December 31, 2010 07:13:00 GMT

Eminem's songs keep flooding the web. After being heard on all-star track "Syllables" and collaborating with Jazmine Sullivan in "Cocaine", now the Slim Shady salutes fellow rapper Proof, the former member of D12, in another song "Difficult".
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Rupert Everett's Career Dies After Coming Out as Gay

December 31, 2010 07:08:24 GMT

Rupert Everett has become the latest gay star to speak openly about the downside of 'coming out', revealing he was shunned by Hollywood after he declared he was a homosexual. The "My Best Friend's Wedding" star, 51, admits he had to flee Hollywood after his big reveal two decades ago - because no one would hire him.
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'Lost' Is Most Pirated TV Show of 2010

December 31, 2010 07:02:33 GMT

Cult series "Lost" and "Heroes" are the two most pirated TV shows on BitTorrent in the year of 2010, TorrentFreak has found out. These are the exact two shows that also topped the list in 2009 although the number of illegal downloads slightly decreases this year.
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New 'Water for Elephants' Photos Show Robert Pattinson's Love for Rosie

December 31, 2010 06:39:38 GMT

Robert Pattinson portrays an animal lover in "Water for Elephants" and it has been highlighted in some new pictures from the film. The depicter of veterinarian Jacob is seen lying on an elephant called Rosie in one image, while another picture sees him wearing dull clothes and having some fun with the 4.5 ton elephant.
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'True Grit' and 'Black Swan' Music Ineligible for Oscar

December 31, 2010 06:26:28 GMT

The scores for "True Grit" and "Black Swan" have been ruled out of the Oscar race - because they feature too much existing music. Officials at the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences have selected 77 film scores for members to vote on between now and January 14, when the ballots are due - and there are some big omissions.
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Shenae Grimes Denies Romancing John Mayer

December 31, 2010 06:17:08 GMT

Actress Shenae Grimes has dismissed reports she's dating rocker John Mayer, insisting the romance rumors are "embarrassing". Editors of a U.S. gossip magazine linked the 21-year-old "90210" actress to serial celebrity dater Mayer earlier this week, but Grimes logged on to Twitter.com on Wednesday, December 29 to blast the claims.
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Prince William Wanted as Spokesperson for Hair Loss Brand

December 31, 2010 06:12:19 GMT

Bosses at hairloss firm Rogaine are courting balding royal Prince Williams for a major new ad campaign. The heads of the haircare company want the groom-to-be to become a spokesman for them - and they're sending him a basket of goodies ahead of his 2011 wedding to Kate Middleton in the hope he'll be suitably impressed.
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Sprouse Twins' New Got Milk Ad Debuted


December 31, 2010 05:54:14 GMT

Twins Cole Sprouse and Dylan Sprouse took part in the new Got Milk? campaign and the final result has come out. The printed ad plus a new behind-the-scene video show them posing as mirror reflections while donning the famous milk mustache.
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Brad Pitt's 'Cogan's Trade' to Start Filming in New Orleans in March


December 31, 2010 05:12:33 GMT

Brad Pitt is going to head to New Orleans for the filming of "Cogan's Trade" in March 2011. He is reportedly attached to portray the title character in the film, based on George V. Higgins novel about Jackie Cogan. According to Scene Magazine, the movie is expected to shoot entirely in the New Orleans area.
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Justin Timberlake's New Song 'Take You Down' Surfaces

December 31, 2010 05:06:48 GMT

Around the same time Katy Perry's song "Part of Me" leaks, a track called "Take You Down" which is claimed to be Justin Timberlake's emerges. The drum-driven song is reportedly produced by The Neptunes and revolves around a guy flirting with the girl he desires.
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John Mellencamp Ends 18-Year Marriage

December 31, 2010 04:37:35 GMT

Rocker John Mellencamp has split from his wife of 18 years. The veteran songwriter's spokesperson announced on Thursday, December 30 that the star and his supermodel wife Elaine had parted ways.
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Bette Midler Trained the Whole Year for Vegas Show

December 31, 2010 04:37:17 GMT

Veteran entertainer Bette Midler dedicated a full year to preparing for her Las Vegas revue, and endured months of gruelling exercise to ensure she could hit every note. The Grammy Award winner has been performing her colourful live show The Showgirl Must Go On at Sin City's Caesars Palace since February, 2008.
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Raz B NOT Involved in Brother's Death Threats Towards Chris Brown


December 31, 2010 04:36:49 GMT

A representative for R&B singer Raz B has moved swiftly to distance the singer from violent online threats his brother made towards rival Chris Brown. The former B2K singer and Brown have become embroiled in an online feud after Raz B posted a message on Twitter.com, in which he took aim at his rival for beating up his ex-girlfriend Rihanna.
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Ryan Seacrest Denies Being Engaged to Julianne Hough

December 31, 2010 04:36:02 GMT

"American Idol" host Ryan Seacrest has once again dismissed reports he's planning to wed Julianne Hough in the New Year - insisting he hasn't proposed to the dancer-turned-singer. Country music star Hough has been dating Seacrest since earlier this year tabloids are keen to marry the hot new couple off.
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Ryan Phillippe 'Happy' for Ex-Wife Reese Witherspoon's Engagement

December 31, 2010 04:35:25 GMT

Actor Ryan Phillippe has publicly congratulated his ex-wife Reese Witherspoon upon her new engagement to Hollywood agent Jim Toth. Witherspoon and Toth began dating at the beginning of 2010, shortly after the actress split from Jake Gyllenhaal, and the couple have ended the year with an engagement.
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Michelle Williams and Daughter to Watch 'Brokeback Mountain' Together

December 31, 2010 04:34:59 GMT

Michelle Williams plans to watch "Brokeback Mountain" with her daughter by Heath Ledger - so her little girl can see the film which brought her parents together. The actress met her late ex-fiance Ledger on the set of the cowboy drama in 2004 and they went on to welcome Matilda the following year.
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'Bend It Like Beckham' Is the First Western Film Aired on North Korean TV

December 31, 2010 04:34:29 GMT

North Korean censors have lifted a movie ban to give citizens to a rare treat this week - a televised screening of British film "Bend It Like Beckham". Western films are largely banned in the country but an edited version of the 2002 movie, starring Keira Knightley and Jonathan Rhys-Meyers, was broadcast on December 26.
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Khloe Kardashian and Hubby's New Show Starts Filming in Spring


December 31, 2010 04:21:12 GMT

It looks like E! would be a Kardashian channel after all. It has just been reported by Us magazine that Khloe Kardashian and hubby Lamar Odom are planning another spin-off to "Keeping Up with the Kardashians" and they are doing it in "Newlyweds" style.
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Cee-Lo to Work With Gwyneth Paltrow

December 31, 2010 04:17:32 GMT

Impressed with Gwyneth Paltrow's take on the clean version of his single "F**k You", Cee-Lo Green is now eying to hook up with her for a future project. "We've been considering a few things actually. You know, we'll see what pans out," the Gnarls Barkley star told E! Online.
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Q-Tip's New Album Is Multilingual

December 31, 2010 03:50:50 GMT

Hip-hop star Q-Tip is planning to thank his loyal fans around the world by recording tracks in three languages for his next album. The "Vivrant Thing" hitmaker is heading into the studio in February to begin work on "The Last Zulu", which will feature songs in English, French and Spanish.
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New Katy Perry Leaked Song 'Part of Me'

December 31, 2010 03:48:54 GMT

Katy Perry's never-heard-before track called "Part of Me" has just surfaced. The 26-year-old singer resents an unnamed ex-boyfriend in this pop/rock song, talking about walking out of his life with head held high and stating that he won't ever bring her down.
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Autopsy Failed to Find Out Teena Marie's Cause of Death

December 31, 2010 03:48:01 GMT

An autopsy performed on the body of late soul star Teena Marie has failed to determine the cause of her death, and her family will now have to wait up to six weeks for the results of toxicology tests. The singer/songwriter passed away in her sleep at her home in Pasadena, California over the holiday weekend.
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'Little Fockers' Took the Lead in U.K. Box Office

December 31, 2010 03:44:04 GMT

Ben Stiller's new comedy "Little Fockers" has flown straight to the top of the British box office after dominating the holiday season. The latest installment in the hugely successful "Meet the Parents" franchise toppled the third "Chronicles of Narnia" film from the top of the sequel-heavy chart this week.
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Boney M Star Found Dead in His Hotel Room

December 31, 2010 03:39:18 GMT

Boney M star Bobby Farrell has died at the age of 61. The singer, who was on tour in Russia, was found dead in his hotel room in St. Petersburg on Thursday, December 30 morning. Farrell's body was reportedly discovered by hotel staff after he failed to respond to a wake-up call.
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Tim Burton NOT Making 'The Nightmare Before Christmas' Sequel

December 31, 2010 03:39:15 GMT

Tim Burton is not going to make another "Nightmare Before Christmas". The helmer was recently reported planning to make a sequel to the 1993 animation but Derek Frey, producer and executive at Tim Burton Productions, has quickly denied it.
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Naomi Watts Served as Maid of Honor in Australia

December 31, 2010 03:34:57 GMT

Naomi Watts acted as maid of honor at the wedding of one of her longtime friends in Australia on Thursday, December 30. The Hollywood actress, who grew up Down Under, spent the festive season in Sydney and this week fulfilled a promise to her friend, film publicist Emma Cooper, by acting as her chief bridesmaid.
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Director Pulls Out of 'Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark' Chat

December 31, 2010 03:31:26 GMT

"Spider-Man" musical director Julie Taymor has axed plans to discuss the beleaguered Broadway production at a public speaking engagement. Taymor had agreed to appear at a New York Times event on January 8 to be interviewed by theater reporter Patrick Healy about "Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark".
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Swimsuit Designer Sylvie Cachay's Cause of Death Revealed

December 31, 2010 03:28:41 GMT

A fashion designer found dead in a bathtub at a luxury Manhattan hotel was killed by a combination of strangulation and drowning, according to New York's Medical Examiner's Office. Swimsuit designer Sylvie Cachay, 33, was found partially clothed in the overflowing bathtub in her room at SoHo House in the early hours of December 9.
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Queen Elizabeth II's First Great Grandchild Is Born

December 31, 2010 03:24:49 GMT

Queen Elizabeth II has become a great-grandmother for the first time - and she's "delighted" with the baby news. The British monarch's grandson Peter Phillips - the son of the Queen's daughter, Anne, Princess Royal and Mark Phillips - and his wife Autumn welcomed their first child, a girl, at a hospital in Gloucestershire, south west England on Wednesday, December 29.
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Blood and Lust Mixed in 'Spartacus: Gods of the Arena' Promos

December 31, 2010 03:05:06 GMT

Before the year folds, Starz unleashes two more promos of "Spartacus: Gods of the Arena" which is the prequel to the network's successful series "Spartacus: Blood and Sand". Premiering on January 21, "Gods of the Arena" takes place several years before Spartacus came to the ludus, Oenomaus became Doctore and Crixus was the Champion of Capua.
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Charlie Sheen Gives iPad to 'Two and a Half Men' Crew for Christmas

December 31, 2010 03:03:52 GMT

Charlie Sheen and his "Two and a Half Men" co-stars reportedly handed every crewmember an Apple iPad for Christmas as thanks for their contribution to the award-winning series. The actor's involvement with the hit show was in doubt following a bust-up with his wife Brooke Mueller on Christmas Day last year which left him facing criminal charges - putting the staff's jobs at risk.
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Hugh Hefner's Fiancee Shares Photo of Engagement Ring and Wedding Plans


December 31, 2010 03:02:41 GMT

After LeAnn Rimes' and Reese Witherspoon's engagement rings were revealed to public, Hugh Hefner's fiancee Crystal Harris shows off her own new sparkler. The Playboy Playmate tweeted a picture of the bling on December 29, writing "For those of you who have been asking to see my ring here it is... My engagement ring from my love."
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Owen Wilson's Death Rumor Denied

December 31, 2010 03:02:09 GMT

Owen Wilson is the latest star to fall victim to fictional reports about his death, following fellow hoax victims Eddie Murphy, Aretha Franklin and Adam Sandler. The "Zoolander" star was rumored to have passed away after a snowboarding accident in Zermatt, Switzerland on Wednesday, December 29.
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Michelle Williams Is 'Proud' of Oral Sex Scene With Ryan Gosling


December 31, 2010 02:52:08 GMT

Michelle Williams has defended a controversial sex scene in her movie "Blue Valentine", insisting she is "proud" to have filmed the risque clinch. The actress plays Ryan Gosling's lover in the drama, which was initially stamped with a restrictive NC-17 rating because of a graphic oral sex scene between the two stars.
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Kanye West's 'Monster' Video Ft. Jay-Z and Nicki Minaj Leaks


December 31, 2010 02:25:29 GMT

A highly-anticipated music video for Kanye West's single "Monster" has made its way out in its unfinished form. Featuring Rick Ross, Jay-Z and Nicki Minaj, it is filled with disturbing scenes with a lot of barely-clothed, occasionally-blood-soaking corpses.
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Kourtney Kardashian's Man Explodes at 'F**kin' Idiot' Photographer

December 31, 2010 02:23:55 GMT

Kourtney Kardashian's man exploded at one of the paparazzi who surrounded his family while at Miami International Airport on Thursday, December 30. Scott Disick reached a boiling point and yelled at one photographer who was actually about two meters away from his baby Mason.
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New 'Kung Fu Panda 2' TV Spot Looking Forward to the Year of Awesomeness

December 31, 2010 02:23:53 GMT

Just in time of the New Year's Eve, DreamWorks SKG unleashes a TV spot for "Kung Fu Panda 2" that gives us a notice to prepare for the year of awesomeness. Not much is offered from the scenes beside Po, who is this time featured alongside The Furious Five, running and jumping off a cliff.
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Pics: Snooki's New Year Bash Moved to Jersey Shore

December 31, 2010 02:01:43 GMT

"MTV New Year's Bash" featuring Snooki dropped in a giant ball is no longer held at Times Square. It has been moved to Seaside Heights, New Jersey where "Jersey Shore" was shooting for two seasons. The time meanwhile remains intact, beginning at 10.30 P.M. EST on December 31.
 
 
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