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Xzibit Owes $959,523 In Back Taxes

December 30th, 2010 8:14am EST
Xzibit
Rapper Xzibit is facing a massive tax bill - he allegedly owes U.S. officials more than $959,523.

Internal Revenue Service (IRS) authorities filed a $22,196 lien against the hip-hop star in Los Angeles last month, marking the fourth tax demand he has received in recent years.

Last year, he was hit with two bills amounting to $640,972, while he was also said to owe $296,355 in unpaid income taxes in 2008.

The star - real name Alvin Nathaniel Joiner IV - has filed for bankruptcy twice, citing the cancellation of his reality TV show Pimp My Ride for his financial woes.

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Film & TV Cars We'd Like To Take For A Spin

March 24th, 2008 2:00pm EDT
Scooby Doo
Before the advent of Pimp My Ride, there were already a bunch of mean machines that everyone wanted a chance to get behind the wheel of. There were computer controlled rides, cars that seemed to be indestructible, and other vehicles that just looked cool. Here is a list of some of those rides that we'd like to take for a spin.

A-Team Van, The A-Team

The indestructible conveyance of the indestructible A-Team, the van never seemed to take any damage, just like the guys, which was a product of their time slot and the censors. So, no blood, no deaths, and no problems for the van. One of ...
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MTV Drives Sunday Nights With New Line-Up Starting Sunday, July 22

July 18th, 2007 10:44am EDT
Pimp My Ride
Sunday nights are getting revved up and blinged out on MTV as new car makeover competition series, "Trick It Out" joins returning favorite "Pimp My Ride," for its final season starting on Sunday, July 22, at 10 p.m. ET/PT.

"Trick It Out" takes car customization to an even greater level as auto specialists are pushed to their creative limits beginning Sunday, July 22nd at 10:00pm ET/PT. Car customizers are obsessed with being the best and thrive on one upping each other as they flaunt their skills. Hosted by Becky O'Donohue ("American Idol"), MTV will embrace this competitive spirit as ...
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Arnold Schwarzenegger Guests On MTV's 'Pimp My Ride' Earth Day Episode, Today At 1PM

April 22nd, 2007 9:00am EDT
Pimp My Ride
In accordance with Earth Day 2007, MTV and the "Pimp My Ride" crew prove that going green can get extreme, especially with a little help from a friend – California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger. As part of a very special Earth Day episode airing April 22nd at 1 pm ET/PT, Governor Schwarzenegger visits Xzibit, Mad Mike and the entire "Pimp My Ride" crew at G.A.S. (Galpin Auto Sports), as they take aim on a '65 Chevy Impala, and give it a one of a kind ecological alteration. Ultimately proving that power and preservation can co-exist thanks to partners at Galpin, Imperium Renewables, General...
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'Pimp My Ride' & Governor Schwarzenegger Collaborate On Special Earth Day Episode

April 9th, 2007 11:58am EDT
Pimp My Ride
In celebration of Earth Day, MTV and the Pimp My Ride crew prove that going green can get extreme, especially with a little help from a friend - California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger.

As part of a very special Earth Day episode airing April 22 at 1 pm ET/PT, Governor Schwarzenegger visits Xzibit, Mad Mike and the entire "Pimp My Ride" crew at G.A.S. (Galpin Auto Sports), as they take aim on a '65 Chevy Impala, and give it a one of a kind ecological alteration.

Ultimately proving that power and preservation can co-exist thanks to partners at Galpin, Imperium Renewables, Gener...
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MTV's New Thursday Block To Premiere April 5

March 22nd, 2007 6:00pm EDT
Nick Cannon
-Sketch Comedy Goes Haywire As MTV & Nick Cannon Team Up On Dynamic New Series "Nick Cannon Presents: Short Circuitz"

MTV has again teamed up with comedic mastermind Nick Cannon for a new project, Nick Cannon Presents: Short Circuitz. The series, created, executive produced and starring Nick Cannon himself offers a fresh new blend of sketch comedy that skewers pop culture with a hip-hop edge. With the help of some of the hottest comedy players, viewers will enjoy topical sketches, dead-on impersonations of beloved celebrities, notables and laugh-out-loud hi-jinx as only Nick and M...
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Video Game Release Dates for November and December

November 15th, 2006 2:17pm EST
Wii
Get ready for the avalanche of games to come out this Christmas season. Below is the list of release dates with their respective platform. For those who have camped out or had the foresight to order your Wii before the crazy rush, there are a number of old and new titles for the platform.

Release Date November 14:

UFO: Extraterrestrials - Platform: PC

Activision Hits Remixed - Platform: PlayStation Portable

Asphalt: Urban GT 2 - Platform: Nintendo DS

Brave: The Search for Spirit Dancer - Platform: PlayStation 2

Capcom Classics Collection Vol. 2 - Platform: PlayStation 2

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New Episodes of 'Pimp My Ride' To Air Tonight

June 15th, 2006 8:00am EDT
Xzibit of Pimp My Ride
MTV just announced that the hit series Pimp My Ride will return for an all-new season on Thursday, June 15. Rap superstar and car enthusiast Xzibit and car customization specialist Mad Mike take aim on the biggest clunkers on the road. Joining them for this new season, and giving a new spin on car customization, is Galpin Auto Sports (GAS). Together Xzibit, Mad Mike and the crew at the shop will create unheard of, pimped out masterpieces.

This season Xzibit and Mad Mike, with some help from the guys at GAS, will take things to a whole new level. Accomplishing things that have never...
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