Washington, D.C. 20549

                                    FORM 8-K

                                 CURRENT REPORT

                         Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)
                     of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934

       Date of Report (date of earliest event reported): FEBRUARY 9, 2006

                            LIBERTY MEDIA CORPORATION
             (Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)

              DELAWARE                     0-20421            84-1288730
    (State or other jurisdiction of      (Commission       (I.R.S. Employer
     incorporation or organization)      File Number)      Identification No.)

                               12300 LIBERTY BLVD.
                            ENGLEWOOD, COLORADO 80112
              (Address of principal executive offices and zip code)

       Registrant's telephone number, including area code: (720) 875-5400

          (Former name or former address, if changed since last report)

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On February 9, 2006, Liberty Media Corporation issued a press release announcing
that it had completed its acquisition of Provide Commerce, Inc. by acquiring
all of the issued and outstanding common stock of Provide that it did not
already own for $33.75 per share.

This Form 8-K and the press release attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1 are being
furnished to the SEC under Item 7.01 of Form 8-K in satisfaction of the public
disclosure requirements of Regulation FD.


     Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as
amended, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf
by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.

Date: February 15, 2006

                                     LIBERTY MEDIA CORPORATION

                                     By:      /s/ Christopher W. Shean
                                              Name:    Christopher W. Shean
                                              Title:   Senior Vice President
                                                          and Controller