Chubby Checker sues Hewlett-Packard over naughty web app
American rock and roller Chubby Checker is in a twist over a web app that bares his name.
The "Chubby Checker" is an app for Hewlett-Packard's Palm OS platform that advertises itself thusly, "Any of you ladies out there just start seeing someone new and wondering what the size of there [sic] member is?... All you need to do is find out the man's shoe size and plug it in and… there is no need for disappointment or surprise."
A press release from Checker's lawyer summarizes the singer's considerable displeasure: