Monthly Archives: January 2004

RIAA clamp down on the DJ

DJ mix CDs, sold in almost every independent record store are on the whole unlicensed and technically illegal to distribute. However, DJs and producers alike often rely upon these illegal mixes in order to gain credibility, and to promote themselves to the general public.

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NBC Poker

Televised poker has become so popular NBC plans on airing tournament to counter Super Bowl pre-game coverage
NBC will air the World Poker Tour Tournament of Champions from the Bellagio in Las Vegas.

Phil “The Unibomber” Laak wears his trademark hooded sweatshirt at the World Poker Classic this year. NBC will show poker during its pre-Super Bowl coverage.
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Morning prayers in the holy waters of river Sangum in the northern Indian city of Allahabad, January 15, 2004. Thousands of Hindu Holy men and women throng Sangum, at the confluence of the rivers Ganga, Yamuna and Saraswati, for ‘Makar Sankranti’, which marks the start of spring.
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Mount Aso – southern Japan

Mount Aso - southern Japan
White smoke rises about 800 meters (2,600 feet) in the air from a crater of Mount Aso in Kumamoto Prefecture (state), southern Japan, Wednesday, Jan. 14, 2004. The Fukuoka Meteorological Observatory issued public warning Wednesday of volcanic activity. The 1,592-meter (5,223-foot) volcano is one of Japan’s five most active volcanoes.