The Morning’s Top 5 Pop Culture Stories


1. After attending the taping, Microsoft has pulled its sponsorship from Fox’s upcoming comedy/variety special Family Guy Presents: Seth and Alex’s Almost Live Comedy Show, which is set to air on November 8th. [via Variety] 2. Lily Allen plans to start her own record label and open a theatre. [via NME] 3. Wow: “Just a year ago, [Terri] White, 61, could not make rent. Now she’s back on Broadway in Finian’s Rainbow… For three months, when she was not crashing on a friend’s couch, she slept in Washington Square Park.” [via NYT] 4. Steve Carr, who directed Paul Blart: Mall Cop, will helm the Short Circuit remake; Robot Chicken‘s Dan Milano is writing the script. [via Slashfilm] 5. Walt Whitman for Levi’s. [via Slate]

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