The Morning’s Top 5 Pop Culture Stories


1. Honest to blog: Diablo Cody is in talks to adapt the Sweet Valley High books. [via Heat Vision] 2. J.J. Abrams is executive producing a new “comedic medical show” for FOX. [via THR] 3. Jesse Eisenberg and Justin Timberlake will star as Mark Zuckerberg and Sean Parker in David Fincher’s Facebook movie. [via Variety] 4. Three unnamed songs from Flight of the Conchords will appear in an upcoming version of Rock Band. We think… [via NME] 5. After a $12.5 million renovation, you can see two Art Deco murals on the lobby ceiling of the Empire State Building; they’ve been hidden since the ’60s. [via NYT]

Bonus link: What can Jay-Z teach us about social behaviour?