“How I Met Your Mother” is returning for Season 9. “It’s a tricky thing,” Cobie Smulders told E! News. “There’s a lot of people involved in a decision like that. But luckily, everybody made the same one and came on board.”
Johnny Cash gets a postage stamp! The country legend is part of a new “Music Icons” series of stamps, and his version features a photo by Frank Bez taken for 1963’s “Ring of Fire: The Best of Johnny Cash.” The black-and-white design is intended to resemble a 45 rpm record sleeve . We love it.
There’s hope for daytime TV. CBS has renewed their entire daytime lineup for next year. Pajiba has a funny take on it.
Fox greenlights two drama pilots — a Navy aircraft series titled “Wild Blue” from writer Taylor Elmore, producers Graham Yost and Mark Johnson and director Michael Dinner; and the cop drama “Gang Related,” from feature writer Chris Morgan (“Fast Five”), with Scott Rosenbaum and Imagine TV. This brings the number of Fox drama pilots to eight.
Happy birthday to Velvet Underground‘s ‘White Light/White Heat,” which turns 45! Wait, that’s all?! We’re not feeling so old after all.
Bradley Cooper might don a chef’s hat and heat up the kitchen for Weinstein’s “Chef.” Soooo looking forward to that.
A new $1.6 billion supercomputer project will attempt to simulate the human brain. That’s good, because we can’t pack one more piece of information into ours!
Lance Armstrong as a pioneer in human enhancement? Check it at Wired.com.
Awww… cute couple alert! Jim Nabors finally marries his partner after 38 years together. Congrats to the happy couple. And yes, we can’t resist — Golllleeee!
Kim Kardashian and Kanye West say they’re going to keep their baby’s life “as private as possible.” Yeah, we’ll see how that works out.
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