1. NOT A JOKE

    Aerosmith Cancels Jakarta Show

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    Nobody in Jakarta will be singing “I Don’t Want to Miss a Thing.” The U.S. band Aerosmith on Sunday canceled a concert in the Indonesian capital due to safety concerns. The concert had been scheduled for May 11, but recent threats by radicals to bomb the Myanmar Embassy had caused the band to rethink the concert. A concert promoter said that 85 percent of 15,000 tickets had been sold.

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