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  • Madonna’s still got it. The 51-year-old singer’s just-completed Sticky & Sweet global tour became the highest-grossing tour by a solo act with $408 million. Madonna broke her own record, set by 2006’s “Confessions” tour.
  • Selena Gomez must have it to. Her Disney TV movie “Wizards of Waverly Place” drew 11.4 million, making it the most-watched cable program of 2009.
  • “Chuck” keeps getting better and better. EW.com reports that Kristin Kruek, who played Lana Lang on “Smallville,” will guest star on the NBC comedy.
  • “Mad Men –Vol. 2,” the second soundtrack from the AMC show is out, featuring songs from Peter, Paul and Mary, Perry Como and Brenda Lee.
  • Jenna Bush Hager is joining “Today” as a correspondent.
  • Andrea Bocelli has recorded his first holiday album, “My Christmas.”
  • The Internet turned 40 this week.