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December 15, 2011
  • A Foo Fighters concert in New Zealand caused tremors similar to those of a volcanic event, according to a geological blog.
A Foo Fighters concert in New Zealand caused tremors similar to those of… (Chris Pizzello / Associated…)

A roundup of entertainment headlines for Thursday.

A Foo Fighters concert in New Zealand reportedly caused tremors at a level similar to volcanic activity. (Hollywood Reporter)

"Hugo," "War Horse" and George Clooney landed Golden Globes nominations. "The Artist" leads with six. (Los Angeles Times)

Howard Stern is "America's Got Talent's' newest judge. (Los Angeles Times)

Thanks, but no thanks, "Biggest Loser": the Season 12 winner says he's "at risk" of gaining all that weight back. (Los Angeles Times)

Live Nation has acquired the company BigChampagne, which tracks online digital consumer habits. (Los Angeles Times)

President Obama says he likes watching "Homeland" and "Boardwalk Empire." Both, coincidentally, got Golden Globe nominations too. (Los Angeles Times)

A veterans group is mad at the crew of "Hawaii Five-O" for disrespecting the graves at Honolulu's National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific. (Huffington Post)

Barbara Walters picked Steve Jobs as her Most Fascinating Person of 2011, breaking her own rules for the list. (Huffington Post)

Paramount Pictures is tweaking its logo. (Slash Film)

Kim Kardashian is one of the new owners of Elizabeth Taylor's jewelry. (TMZ)

Jane Fonda is joining the cast of Aaron Sorkin's HBO TV news drama series. (TV Line)

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