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  • The Supreme Court has passed on considering the case of Aisha vs. Madonna. Aisha‘s Web site lists at least 35 things that Madonna has stolen from other artists. (Apparently she stole Che Guevara imagery from Kylie Minogue, but I’d argue they both stole it from dude in the Che T-shirt who lived down the hall of my first apartment building.) SCOTUSblog wonders: “Why did the Chief Justice and Justice Alito recuse themselves?”
  • Dischord’s blog reports that Joe Lally and Zu have canceled a Japanese tour “due to complications with their promoter and the subsequent news of the death of Joe’s father.” Lally is scheduled to play Fort Reno on Monday with the Evens.
  • More Dischord: Idolator links to an MP3 of “Nickelback,” the opening track from Bluetip’s 1996 album, Dischord No. 101.