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  1. Will Hewlett-Packard's Turtle, Helion, Win The Race?Read the original story

    20 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    ... $20/share . Another bear for the corporation pertains to its recently settled law-suit with the singer "Chubby Checker." HPQ utilized his trademark name for an application which allowed individuals to measure male genital size relative to ones shoe ...

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  2. HP settles lawsuit with iconic twister over 'Chubby Checker' penis-measuring appRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Examiner.com

    Singer, songwriter Chubby Checker , famous for his 1960 hit cover of Hank Ballard's R&B hit "The Twist," gained some additional and unwanted notoriety beginning in 2006 when the Hewlett Packard Co.

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  3. Code/red: Amazon ProneRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | Re/code

    ... name of a penis-measurement app sold in its app store. Ernest Evans, the singer-songwriter who performed as Chubby Checker, sued HP last year for selling the app under the punning title The Chubby Checker." Paleontologist Stephen Brusatte : "I think ...

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  4. H-P settles Palm app suit with Chubby CheckerRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | MarketWatch

    has settled a trademark-infringement suit filed by singer Chubby Checker in connection with an app called "The Chubby Checker." The app, which purported to measure a man's, er, member by way of shoe size, was made available to Palm users. H-P, ...

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  5. Chubby Checker, HP settle lawsuit over penis-measuring appRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | Reuters

    The singer Chubby Checker has settled a lawsuit in which he accused Hewlett-Packard Co of using his trademarked name without permission on a software app that purported to measure the size of a man's penis.

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  6. Chubby Checker settles out of court with makers of penis measuring appRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | NME

    The pioneering rock'n'roll singer - who popularised the twisting dance craze with his 1958 hit 'The Twist' - was suing the makers of an app that estimated the size of a man's penis, called The Chubby Checker , for $500 million over "irreversible damage and harm".

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  7. CTM Playlist: July 25, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | CBS News

    We take our music seriously at "CBS This Morning." Keep up with the music we play on the broadcast by following our CBS This Morning Spotify playlist, updated daily and checking CBSThisMorning.com for daily playlist posts."Limbo Rock"- Chubby Checker

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  8. Singer Chubby Checker and HP settle penis measuring app lawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | The Independent

    ... will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature. Please read our Legal Terms & Policies American singer Chubby Checker has settled a controversial trademark lawsuit with Hewlett-Packard over an app which allowed users to measure the size of their ...

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  9. Chubby Checker Settles Penis Measuring LawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | The Escapist

    When Chubby Checker noticed that some unkind person had lent his name to a penis-checking Palm OS app, he took action , and launched a half-billion dollar quest for damages against Hewlett Packard and Palm.

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  10. HP and Chubby Checker settle dinklegate row out of courtRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | The Inquirer

    HP HAS SETTLED out of court with US singer Chubby Checker over an app designed for its now defunct Palm devices.

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  11. Chubby penis sized app row settledRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | NEWS.com.au

    ... Dante Exum is now part of his favourite video game and will feature in the eagerly anticipated NBA 2K15. Chubby Checker, now 72 - real name Ernest Evans - brought the suit against the multinational computer company Hewlett Packard in the US in 2013 ...

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  12. Hollywood Docket: Chubby Checker Settles Penis Size App LawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | Billboard

    A roundup of entertainment law news including the Sony's troublsome Playstation hack and Fox's "Glee" problems in the U.K. Ernest Evans , the singer-songwriter who performed as Chubby Checker , sued HP last year for selling the app under the punning title "the Chubby Checker."

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  13. Chubby Checker, HP settle penis size app trademark suitRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 24 | Ars Technica

    Musician Chubby Checker, best known for his 1960 smash hit cover version of The Twist , has settled the lawsuit he brought against Hewlett Packard in 2013, according to the Hollywood Reporter .

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  14. Ed Roman Receives Two AMG Heritage Awards NominationsRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 17 | Mi2n

    ... in Monroe, NC. A live broadcast of the event is also being planned. Past winners include Stella Parton, Chubby Checker, Barbara Mandrell and Terri Gibbs. According to their website: The Artists Music Guild was established to help in the ...

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  15. a hard day's nightRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 6 | Steven Rubio's Online Life

    ... a sequel to The Mouse That Roared , and one of the rock and roll quickies, It's Trad, Dad , which featured Chubby Checker, Del Shannon, Gary U.S. Bonds, Gene Vincent, Gene McDaniels and more. He had also directed the Oscar-nominated short The ...

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  16. Iconic Peter's Clam Bar reopens for summer in Island ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2014 | Newsday

    ... Sempepos. While it was a haven for visitors from Manhattan, it drew celebrities every year, including singer Chubby Checker. Their family sold the restaurant 15 years ago but has offered to aid in the reopening, including sharing family recipes. ...

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  17. 50s and - 60s Party SongsRead the original story

    Jun 16, 2014 | KLRN-TV San Antonio

    ... the "The Twist", along with his other dance hits including "Let's Twist Again", "Pony Time" and "Limbo Rock", Chubby Checker comes to the MY MUSIC stage for the first time ever to present the #1 dance of all time (1960 & 1962's "The Twist"). The ...

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  18. Checker to Rock Hall: Induct me or 'drop dead'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2014 | The Times Bulletin

    Chubby Checker wants the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame to know it's time to induct him into its exclusive club before it's too late.

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  19. Chubby Checker: Put me in Rock and Roll Hall of Fame or "drop dead"Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2014 | Daily Camera

    Chubby Checker wants the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame to know it's time to induct him into its exclusive club before it's too late.

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  20. Chubby Checker Has Fighting Words For RRHOFRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2014 | WebProNews

    ... or sweet-16 party in the past 50 years, let's face it, you've most likely done The Twist . So then why isn't Chubby Checker, singer of The Twist , which is the only single to top the Billboard Hot 100 two separate times, not in the Rock and Roll ...

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