The Morning’s Top 5 Pop Culture Stories


1. Following the release of last week’s surprise All Delighted People EP comes a brand new Sufjan Stevens full-length on October 12: The Age of Adz. It’s his first LP in five years. [via Pitchfork] 2. Rob Thomas is working on a new show for NBC that’s called Temp and it sounds a lot like his canceled Starz series Party Down. [via TV Squad] 3. Just what you’ve been waiting for: This year Ricky’s will be offering Jersey Shore Halloween costumes. [via Gothamist] 4. An all-male spin-off of The View is currently in the works, and at the top of Barbara Walters’ wish list is Bryant Gumbel to play the show’s moderator. [via Gawker] 5. Ahem: Michael Cera is developing a new show for FX about a dude who keeps getting dumped because he’s “stuck in the limbo between childhood and adulthood.” [via Digital Spy]

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