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36689383-12162504.jpgIs It Just Us … or is the amount of time before reporters turn from a Big News Story to start reporting on themselves getting smaller and smaller?

36715870-13075748.jpgAnd On The Seventh Season, God Rested: Rabbi Richard Rushfield rends his garments over the lack of drama in this season’s American Idol, saying: “The mood on the second night of the Great Season, promised in Idol scriptures, remained remarkably buoyant, although for an elimination night it lacked the drama that these nights will have later in the season.”

36690260-12213715.jpgGame Over? Gibson Guitar Corp. claims Activision Inc.’s Guitar Hero violates a 10-year-old patent Gibson owns for a virtual reality music system. Activision counters with, “um, no.”