The Morning’s Top 5 Pop Cultural Stories


1. Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright David Mamet is producing a new film version of The Diary of Anne Frank for Disney. [via Variety] 2. David Byrne is auctioning off the folding bike he has ridden all over the world on eBay; proceeds will be donated to the London Cycling Campaign. [via David Byrne] 3. Thom Yorke says Radiohead will not release more full-length albums; they might put out some singles. [via Billboard] 4. Stephen King has sold the film rights to his Dark Tower series to J.J. Abrams and Damon Lindelof (co-creator of Lost) for $19. [via Cinematical] 5. Bansky might have put a new piece up — of a crucified Jesus in a graphic tee — in his hometown of Bristol. [via Evening Post]