- Cast for Joy Division film announced! So rumors about Jude Law as Ian Curtis weren't true; it'll be newcomer Sam Riley instead. And I'm stoked that Samantha Morton, one of my favorite actresses, will play the role of Curtis' widow.
- Who are the Smiths?
This cutesy 1984 interview includes a brief "This Charming Man" sing-along with British schoolkids.
- R.I.P. J-Dilla
He passed away from renal failure. In case you haven't heard of him, here are some of his production credits: A Tribe Caled Quest, De La Soul, Pharcyde, Busta Rhymes, Common, D'Angelo, Mos Def, etc. A sad loss for the hip-hop world.
- Jessica Alba in Playboy [via]
- Monorail! Monorail! Ray Bradbury recommends a monorail for L.A. And if you've ever driven in L.A., this idea ain't a Martian chronicle.
- The voodoo hoodoo what you don't dare do people: Voodoo head found in luggage at airport. Religious persecution! Voodoo riots to ensue.