Sirius XM Gets Bailed Out By Owners of QVC, Avoids Bankruptcy Scare

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Liberty Media (proud owners of Starz, QVC and a 48% chunk of DirecTV) made a last-minute deal with Sirius XM, whose impending bankruptcy would have been the second biggest Chapter-11 filing this year.

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Even though service would have likely continued uninterrupted had the freshly-merged company actually filed for bankruptcy, Sirius XM's days of luring in top radio jock talent on big contracts would have likely been over. Now, thankfully, we can carry on without skimping on the Howard Stern. [NY Times]

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Howard Stern makes me gag. The only reason I ever watched his show on E! was for the chicks. I could care less that he's part of the family now. No "Best of Sirius" for me.

Opie, Anthony, and lil' Jimmy Norton wipe the floor with Stern any day.

O&A PARTY ROCK!!!!