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Beastie Boys And GoldieBlox Settle Lawsuit Over Use Of ‘Girls’ Song

Rapcore band Beastie Boys has finally settled their battle with the Oakland-based toy company GoldieBlox. The news was reported in the Oakland Tribune, but other details regarding the amount of settlement was not disclosed. GoldieBlox is geared towards manufacturing construction and engineering toys for girls in order to break stereotypes. In one of their advertisements, Princess Machine, the company used …

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Beastie Boys Settle “Girl” Lawsuit

You may have seen the YouTube ad video that showed a bunch of young girls turning up their noses as traditional girl toys and choosing to make a Rube Goldberg device while singing their own version of the Beastie Boys’ song Girls. If you didn’t see the video, you probably heard all the hype about the lawsuit when it made …

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