MySpace Drama, Hugh Jackman’s Houdini, & A New Show More Confusing Than Lost [Morning Links]


Books: Guillermo Del Toro’s vampire books are so much better than Twilight — or at least that’s what he says. [via Vulture] Dance/Opera: Clear Channel’s “Underwater Ballet” billboards are pretty, public art. See them in NYC starting May 1. [via LAT] Design: Adding the “ethics” curve ball to the whole design vs. downturn argument really complicates things, huh? [via Fast Company] Film: Zach And Miri Make A Porno has been banned in Thailand because it might be too inspirational. Heh. [via Cinema Blend] Music: Is Jennifer Hudson pregnant? Probs. [via Salon] Television: For once, the commercials during Lost might confuse you way more than the show. [via THR] Theatre: Hugh Jackman will star in a Houdini musical on Broadway. He’s already working on the magic routines. [via Broadway World] Visual Arts: Damien Hirst mounts a large retrospective in Kiev because the audience is “new” and museums are “for dead artists.” [via Seattle Times] Web: The MySpace co-founder that’s not Tom will step down. [via Reuters]