The Morning’s Top 5 Pop Culture Stories


1. Kanye West and Spike Jonze’s short film collab “We Were Once a Fairytale” — which opens with Kanye tipsy in a club, making inappropriate comments, before vomiting rose petals — was released over the weekend; the pair previously worked together on West’s “Flashing Lights” video. [via MTV] 2. The Flaming Lips will follow up Embryonic with a full-album cover of Pink Floyd’s Dark Side of the Moon. We approve. [via Pitchfork] 3. Thanks to 12,000 catalogs that have to be dumped now, the Brooke Shields naked photograph scandal could cost the Tate £320,000 in lost publishing revenue. [via The Telegraph] 4. This week, more than 60 TV shows will embed volunteerism into story lines or feature PSAs promoting the Entertainment Industry Foundation’s “I Participate” campaign. [via THR] 5. James Cameron reveals new details about Avatar. [via The New Yorker]

Bonus link: Mick Jagger to Andy Warhol