The Morning’s Top 5 Pop Culture Stories


1. Weezer has a new album coming out on October 27th and it’s called Raditude. [via Pitchfork] 2. Oliver Stone is creating a 10-part documentary series for Showtime called Secret History of America which will focus on historical events from the past 60 years. [via The Live Feed] 3. The outcry against the Google Books settlement — which will allow them to profit off scanned versions of library books — is gaining momentum. [via NYT] 4. The Vered Gallery in East Hampton sold Andy Warhol’s portrait of Michael Jackson to an anonymous buyer for over $1 M. [via AP] 5. AMC accidentally posted next week’s episode of Mad Men on iTunes. Spoiler alert: Peggy Olson wants to smoke pot. [via Mashable]