The Morning’s Top 5 Pop Culture Stories


1. Zooey Deschanel will star in a new HBO series based on I’m With the Band: Confessions of a Groupie, a juicy memoir about “bed-hopping with musicians and movie stars in the late 1960s.” [via Deadline Hollywood] 2. The creator of the original MacGyver series has sent a cease-and-desist warning to the studio that produced the MacGruber film. [via ArtsBeat] 3. Last night’s confusing season premiere of Lost, explained for you by executive producers Damon Lindelof and Carlton Cuse [via EW] 4. Nike has partnered with nine organizations, including Yahoo, Best Buy, and Creative Commons to form the GreenXchange, a giant think tank for corporate sustainability. [via Fast Company] 5. Caleb Larsen‘s sculpture A Tool to Deceive and Slaughter (a black box with electronics inside it that connect it to the web ) keeps selling itself over and over again on eBay. [via The Stranger]