The Morning’s Top 5 Pop Culture Stories


1. There’s something weird happening on Twitter this morning that will cause you to auto-retweet the problem-causing code anytime you mouse over the page. We recommend that you use until it’s fixed. [via Boing Boing] 2. In case you missed it, Pavement played “Gold Soundz” on last night’s episode of The Colbert Report. [via Arts Beat] 3. J.J. Abrams has cast Kyle Chandler (aka Friday Night Lights’ Coach Taylor) and Elle Fanning (Dakota’s little sis) as the leads in his super secretive film project, Super 8, which is being produced by Steven Spielberg. [via THR] 4. Catch Me If You Can is being adapted into a Broadway musical by many of the same creatives who worked on the Tony Award-winning production of Hairspray. It will open next spring. [via Playbill] 5. Focus Features has announced that it will be campaigning both The Kids Are All Right stars — Annette Bening and Julianne Moore — for Best Actress. Note: That has only been successful five other times in Academy Awards history. [via EW]

Bonus link: The 10 goofiest computer hacking scenes in cinema history