Sad, sad news: Katy Perry becomes the first woman, and second artist overall following Michael Jackson, in the 53-year history of the Billboard Hot 100 to send five songs from an album to No. 1, as "Last Friday Night (T.G.I.F.)" becomes the fifth chart leader from her Capitol Records set Teenage Dream.
Leonardo Da Vinci's Mona Lisa was stolen from the Louvre in 1911. Here are 10 little-known facts about its disappearance.
In Salon, Andrew O'Hehir explains what we talk about when we talk about The Help.
Matt Zoller Seitz calls reality TV a blood sport that must change.
For The Guardian, Phil Hoad looks at how Brazilian films such as José Padilha's Elite Squad series sold gritty social commentary to Hollywood.
Christine O'Donnell walks off the set of Piers Morgan Tonight:
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