The Morning’s Top 5 Pop Culture Stories


1. What are the most significant cultural works of the past decade? [via Chicago Tribune] 2. Banksy is at war with a fellow street artist named Robbo after deliberately spraying over his 24-year-old work in North London. [via Daily Mail] 3. “2010 has a number of things planned including new material from Nine Inch Nails and something else that isn’t Nine Inch Nails,” says Trent Reznor. “I am in a state of rediscovery and reinvention that feels unfamiliar, unsure and exactly what I need.” [via Rolling Stone] 4. Tyra Banks might be bidding farewell to her talk show, but we’ll never forget these five magical moments. [via Movieline] 5. After Chicago critics complained that the show needed to be funnier and more spontaneous, the producers of Broadway’s upcoming Addams Family musical have hired Tony Award-winning director Jerry Zaks to take over the $16.5 million production. [via New York Times]

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