Robin Quivers

Sulu Gets Married as Uhura and Chekov Look On

Toast the groom (and the other groom) with a tall mug of Romulan ale! George Takei of “Star Trek” fame tied the knot in Los Angeles on Sunday and People magazine was all over it like Captain Kirk on that green alien lady. George Takei and his longtime partner, Brad Altman, were wed Sunday evening […]

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Artie Lange Checks Into “Intensive” Rehab

Page Six Howard Stern‘s sidekick is finally in rehab. Artie Lange, who’s long overindulged with drugs and drink, was scheduled to attend close pal Bob Saget‘s Comedy Central roast on Sunday night, but never made it to LA. Instead, he checked himself into an intensive outpatient rehab program. A source said Lange “felt awful for […]

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After Eighteen Months, The F.C.C. Approves Sirius/XM Merger

CNET Posted by Steven Musil Updated at 4:45 p.m. PDT to clarify that portable receivers are capable of receiving live program signals. The marriage of satellite radio providers Sirius and XM has finally received the blessing of the Federal Communications Commission on Friday. Now we can all finally get the game we want. For many […]

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Losses at XM and Sirius as They Pursue a Merger

May 13, 2008 :: REUTERS Via NY Times Dot Com :: Sirius Satellite Radio and XM Satellite Radio, the pay radio stations that are seeking to merge, both reported solid gains in subscribers on Monday although both also posted quarterly losses. Sirus said that its quarterly net loss narrowed to $104.1 million, or 7 cents […]

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Sirius-XM Merger Approved by Justice Department

Justice Department gives thumbs up to satellite radio merger more than one year after it was first announced. CNN/MONEY March 24, 2008: 4:21 PM EDT In its decision, the Department of Justice determined that an XM-Sirius merger was not anti-competitive. The Justice Department argued that other media companies such as Clear Channel (CCU, Fortune 500), […]

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