The Morning’s Top 5 Pop Culture Stories


1. Everyone’s talking about this juicy tell-all from a former Late Night with David Letterman staffer — who was the second female writer ever hired to work on the show. [via Vanity Fair] 2. Crying exploitation by concert promoter AEG Live, many fans protested the premiere of Michael Jackson’s This Is It last night. [via The Daily Beast] 3. Sarah Palin received a $1.25 M “retainer” from HarperCollins for her upcoming memoir, Going Rogue. [via NYT] 4. More details on Ben Silverman’s new company, namely the fact that it’s real. [via Vulture] 5. Zach Galifianakis and Amy Adams will co-star in Town House, a dramedy about an agoraphobic man who befriends a call girl. [via Variety]

Bonus link: Rare Led Zeppelin photos!