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  • Birth Name: Paul David Hewson
  • Birth Place: Dublin, Ireland
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 05/10/1960, Taurus
  • Profession: Singer; songwriter; social activist
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U2 Frontman Bono Always Wears Sunglasses Because...

U2's Bono, the lead singer from that band that showed up on your iTunes unannounced, is rarely seen without his trademark sunglasses. But now we know why Bono is always sporting shades, and it isn't because his future is so bright.

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Bono: U2's Album Release on iTunes Was “Megalomania”

Bono has issued a mea culpa to iTunes users who were unhappy to discover the new U2 record in their music library.

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Oprah Winfrey Named Forbes' Most Influential Person of 2013

Oprah Winfrey has been named Forbes' most influential person of 2013, topping their list for the second year in a row.

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Videos

Las tres de la semana: Flight Tonight, Carry y Free Wi-Fi Finder
Cher's Sonny Eulogy
Bono Underwent 5-hour Surgery After Bike Crash
U2: An Unforgettable Journey

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Across the Universe
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Joe Strummer: The Future Is Unwritten
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Across the Universe

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The Daily Show 11/30/2011
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Bono and the Edge
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Give a Little Bit
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Credits

Year Title Description
2012 Herbert Grönemeyer TV Show Series, Performer
2010 Hope for Haiti Now TV Show Series, Performer
2010 Hope for Haiti Now TV Show Series, Performer
2010 New Year's Eve With Carson Daly TV Show Series, Remarks by
2009 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Concert TV Show Series, Performer

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Watch the Best Holiday Music Videos of All Time

Holiday entertainment isn't just about cheesy movies and TV specials, there are corny music videos too!

Yahoo Music counts down the 15 best holiday music videos of all time, from David Bowie and Bing Crosby's odd duet for MTV on "Little Drummer Boy" to boy band 'NSync's politically correct "Merry Christmas, Happy Holidays" and, of course, Band Aid's altruistic single "Feed the World," which showed us that, before they all became ridiculous public figures, Sting, Bono, Phil Collins, and Boy George are all really good singers.

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Law & Order: Criminal Intent to Take on Spider-Man Musical

The Law & Order franchise continues its headline-ripping ways:  Law & Order: Criminal Intent will take on the troubled Broadway production Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark in an upcoming episode, TVLine reports.

The story will focus on a high-flying show called Icarus, which detectives begin investigating when a botched stunt leads to one of the actor's death. Suspects include a "high-strung and larger than life" director possibly modeled after Spider-Man's one-time director Julie Taymor. The episode also features a bisexual rock-star composer named Arno. (U2 front-man Bono is responsible for the music in the Spider-Man show.)

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Court Nixes NYPD Blue Nudity Fine

A federal appeals court has ruled that the Federal Communications Commission cannot fine ABC and selected affiliates $1.2 million for airing a 2003 episode of NYPD Blue that showed actress Charlotte Ross' nude buttocks, citing the FCC's unconstitutionally vague rules, The Associated Press reports.

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The 2nd Circuit Court of Appeals in New York said Tuesday that the decision was in line with its previous ruling that TV stations can no longer be fined for fleeting, unscripted profanities uttered during live broadcasts. In July, the appeals court ruled that the FCC's indecency policy violated First Amendment rights and was unconstitutionally vague. 

In its Tuesday ruling, the three-judge panel wrote that there was "no significant distinction" between its decision in the expletives case and the NYPD Blue case.

Court rules FCC indecency policy "unconstitutionally vague"

"According to the FCC, 'nudity itself is not per se indecent,'" the judges wrote. "The FCC, therefore, decides in which ...
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Emmy Red-Carpet Host Chris Harrison: "I Just Want to See Sue Sylvester's Acceptance Speech"

When Chris Harrison hosts TV Guide Network's red-carpet show before the 62nd Primetime Emmy Awards, one thing he'll be prepared for is fashion talk. "You can't shy away, fashion's important, that's what a lot of people want to see," he told TVGuide.com. Harrison also discusses his preparations, what shows he's rooting for, and why he wants Jim Parsons and Sofia Vergara to win.

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Court Rules FCC Indecency Policy "Unconstitutionally Vague"

A federal appeals court struck down the Federal Communications Commission's indecency policy Tuesday, calling it "unconstitutionally vague" and a violation of the First Amendment.

The ruling is a big victory for broadcast networks, which challenged the policy in 2006 after the FCC said unscripted expletives said on live broadcasts violated indecency rules and were subject to fines.

The three-judge panel of the New York-based U.S. Court of Appeals for the 2nd Circuit ruled that the policy could create a "chilling effect that goes far beyond the fleeting expletives at issue here."

FCC and Fox case goes to court

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