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''Guinness Book of World Records'' 2001 -- The just-published book contains stats on everything from ''South Park'''s swears to David E. Kelley's salary

The just-published Guinness World Records 2001 contains at least 373 entertainment-themed entries, including these additions.

Most Swearing in an Animated Movie:
South Park: Bigger, Longer & Uncut (1999). The 81-minute movie contains 399 swear words, 128 offensive gestures, and 221 acts of violence.

Highest Annual Earnings by a TV Producer:
David E. Kelley, creator of Ally McBeal, The Practice, and Boston Public, whose take topped $118 million in 1999.

Richest Band:
The Rolling Stones, who collectively are worth over $680 million. Who says you can't always get what you want?

Originally posted Nov 10, 2000 Published in issue #568 Nov 10, 2000 Order article reprints
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