The Morning's Top 5 Pop Culture Stories


1. So this is exciting news: Netflix is coming to the iPad. The free app will be available as of April 3rd, and will allow subscribers access to their full-streaming library. [via Silicon Alley Insider] 2. Meet the rising stars of gossip blogs, including once-upon-a-time Flavorwire contributor Foster Kamer. [via NYT] 3. Pitchfork has dropped its quarterly guide to new releases for Spring 2010. We’re excited, but overwhelmed. [via P4K] 4. Anna Faris will star in Private Benjamin, a remake of the 1980 Goldie Hawn comedy about a spoiled widow who joins the army. [via Risky Business] 5. A new book about Louisa May Alcott‘s brief fling in the summer of 1855? Yes, please. [via AP]

Bonus link: William Faulkner’s Favorite April Fool’s Day Pranks.