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  1. Odd Couples: The Beatles' "She Said She Said" vs....Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Something Else! Reviews

    ... who sales and earnings were both in the millions before Beatlemania changed the course of music history - Chubby Checker. Let's start with the Beatles. By 1966, they were getting tired of grueling tours and unsatisfactory live appearances. Their ...

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  2. Chubby Checker Won His Lawsuit Vs. HP's 'Chubby Checker' AppRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2014 | The Stranger

    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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  3. Chubby Checker still twisting away despite Rock Hall snubRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2014 | Norwalk Reflector

    On Saturday, Hoover Auditorium in Lakeside will play host to 2014 R&B Hall of Fame inductee Chubby Checker, who still has a relatively high profile, especially for a 72-year-old rock 'n' roller whose primary hit The Twist was released 54 years ago.

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  4. At least that's settledRead the original story

    Jul 31, 2014 | Within the crainium

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

    Jul 25, 2014 | 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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  6. CTM Playlist: July 30, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2014 | CBS News

    ... orning Spotify playlist, updated daily and checking CBSThisMorning.com for daily playlist posts."Limbo Rock"- Chubby Checker

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  7. Midweek Recess: Alligator-Huntin' Lawyer, RBG's RSVP and Wacky LawsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2014 | Law.com

    ... both on her upcoming wedding and on receiving world's coolest reply card. The trademark battle between singer Chubby Checker and Hewlett-Packard over an app of, ahem, questionable taste has ended with a confidential settlement. Checker, best known ...

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  8. Chubby Checker and Hewlett-Packard settle penis measurement app lawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2014 | Business News

    Rock'n'roll star Chubby Checker , best known for his 1960 version of The Twist, has settled the 2013 lawsuit he brought against Hewlett-Packard over a "penis-measuring" app.

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

    Jul 27, 2014 | 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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  10. HP settles lawsuit with iconic twister over 'Chubby Checker' penis-measuring appRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2014 | 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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  11. Code/red: Amazon ProneRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2014 | 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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  12. H-P settles Palm app suit with Chubby CheckerRead the original story

    Jul 25, 2014 | 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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  13. Chubby Checker, HP settle lawsuit over penis-measuring appRead the original story

    Jul 25, 2014 | 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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  14. Chubby Checker settles out of court with makers of penis measuring appRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2014 | 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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  15. CTM Playlist: July 25, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2014 | 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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  16. Singer Chubby Checker and HP settle penis measuring app lawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2014 | 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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  17. Chubby Checker Settles Penis Measuring LawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2014 | 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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  18. HP and Chubby Checker settle dinklegate row out of courtRead the original story

    Jul 25, 2014 | 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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  19. Chubby penis sized app row settledRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2014 | 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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  20. Hollywood Docket: Chubby Checker Settles Penis Size App LawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2014 | 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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