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Rocket Man: Trump autographs Elton John CD for Kim Jong-un


Mike Pompeo took disc to Pyongyang but did not get a chance to give it to North Korean leader

Donald Trump has confirmed he has prepared and autographed a CD of Elton John’s Honky Chateau album, featuring the song Rocket Man, to be given as a gift to North Korean leader Kim Jong-un.

Trump derided Kim as “little rocket man” during their 2017 war of words in which Trump also threatened North Korea with “fire and fury”.

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Source: https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2018/jul/11/rocket-man-trump-autographs-elton-john-cd-for-kim-jong-un

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Snoop Dogg surprises guests at multiple blockchain parties


The Dogg is in the house, and you better believe he’s hodling

With NYC’s Blockchain Week in high gear, the rapper best known (these days, anyway) for smoking weed and kicking it with Martha Stewart took a little detour into the heart of cryptocounty. And boy did he get around. 

A performance at a Ripple party was or particular note, with Bloomberg reporting that blood orange margaritas and champagne flowed freely.

The one and only @SnoopDogg performing live at #XRPCommunity Night! pic.twitter.com/lWHhU6s1V6

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Source: https://mashable.com/2018/05/16/snoop-dogg-blockchain-cryptocurrency/?utm_campaign=Mash-Prod-RSS-Feedburner-All-Partial&utm_cid=Mash-Prod-RSS-Feedburner-All-Partial

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David Bowie subway takeover: official MetroCards, themed Broadway-Lafayette station


The Broadway-Lafayette station, which is just a few blocks from where Bowie used to live in Soho, has been transformed into a tribute/installation to him – and an ad for ‘David Bowie Is’ at Brooklyn Museum. They’re also selling official Bowie MTA MetroCards.

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Source: http://www.brooklynvegan.com/david-bowie-subway-takeover-official-metrocards-themed-broadway-lafayette-station/

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David Bowie Metrocards Are Available in New York City


David Bowie lived in the Soho district of New York City for a good portion of his life. Currently, his sprawling and celebrated David Bowie Is exhibit, which has toured the world, is being housed at the Brooklyn Museum. The combination of these two things has resulted in the Soho subway station at Broadway-Lafayette being outfitted as…

Source: https://www.spin.com/2018/04/david-bowie-metrocards-new-york-city/

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Pussy Riot cancel Israel, playing NYC before Boston Calling & Hangout


The group still insists that ”Pussy Riot has never done normal concerts in usual sense of this word, and we intend to continue this tradition,” but the live show that Pussy Riot brought to Austin for SXSW, Chicago, and a few other North American cities this year has been as close to a ”concert” as Pussy Riot seem to get. They’re now taking that show to Hangout Fest, Boston Calling, and NYC…

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Source: http://www.brooklynvegan.com/pussy-riot-cancel-israel-playing-nyc-before-boston-calling-hangout/