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  • Live Earth is promoting green to save the planet - what planet are they on?

    07/06/2007 5:24:05 PM PDT · by Kaslin · 27 replies · 1,073+ views
    Daily Mail ^ | July 7, 2007
    As Madonna bounds on to the huge Wembley stage to save the planet, how the assembled Greenies will cheer. The superstar is today fronting the massive Live Earth event, with nine concerts played over 24 hours across seven continents before an audience of two billion. The much-hyped bid to save the world is being masterminded by former U.S. vice president Al Gore - who helped focus attention on the environmental movement with his Oscar-winning film, An Inconvenient Truth - and features artists including The Police, Red Hot Chili Peppers, UB40 and Metallica. No doubt to rapturous applause, Madonna will call...
  • Rio Live Earth show to go on

    07/06/2007 3:38:50 AM PDT · by gridlock · 20 replies · 1,060+ views
    TVNZ - New Zealand Television Website ^ | 7/6/07 | Staff - Reuters
    The Live Earth concert in Rio de Janeiro was expected to go ahead after organizers overcame security concerns and a judge lifted a ban on the climate change awareness event on Thursday. "The show is on again. The prosecutor's office asked the judge to reconsider and she revoked the suspension," a spokeswoman for the Rio Justice Tribunal said. Rio is the last concert in Saturday's Live Earth global series - partly organized by former US Vice President Al Gore - with events also due in London, Sydney, Johannesburg, Tokyo, Shanghai, Hamburg and East Rutherford, New Jersey. The Rio prosecutor's office...