The Morning’s Top 5 Pop Culture Stories


1. Actor Peter Graves (the hilarious pilot from Airplane!, Jim Phelps of TV’s Mission: Impossible) died of a heart attack on Sunday at 83. [via ArtsBeat] 2. Thanks to Conan O’Brien‘s upcoming “Legally Prohibited from Being Funny on Television Tour,” Mike Mitchell, the “I’m With CoCo” artist, is now set for life. [via TMZ] 3. She and Him‘s upcoming sophomore release

is now streaming in its entirety. [via NPR] 4. This is odd: Margaret Atwood is singing in a new Canadian film musical about ice hockey. The movie also stars Olivia Newton-John. [via Guardian] 5. Art fans will have the rare opportunity to follow along online as Vincent Van Gogh‘s 1888 painting The Bedroom is restored. [via USA Today]