While you were working...
July 14th, 2011
06:31 PM ET

While you were working...

Today's news you might've missed:

  • Steven Patrick Morrissey takes a dig at Michael Buble in a recent interview, calling him "famous and meaningless." We hope this doesn't turn into a case of the pot calling the kettle black. (Billboard)
  • With a nod to her mother, Kate Hudson has named her son Bingham Hawn Bellamy. That's quite a mouthful - we're glad her fiance Matt Bellamy shortened it to "Bing" in a recent tweet. (Us Weekly)
  • Alan Rickman's Severus Snape - the arguable dark horse among the wizards - has won MTV's "Harry Potter" World Cup. Rupert Grint, whose character Ron Weasley took second place, said he agreed with the outcome. (MTV)
  • The Spidey suit got a major upgrade if Andrew Garfield's new magazine cover is any indicator. (Entertainment Weekly)
  • Could the series that inspired HBO's "Game of Thrones" dominate the book world? George R.R. Martin's "A Dance with Dragons" is flying off the shelves at record speeds. (USA Today)
  • An unpublished manuscript from British author Jane Austen was sold for $1.6 million. Before you get your hopes up, it wasn't a sequel to "Pride and Prejudice" - unfortunately, Austen never finished this book called "The Watsons."  (Los Angeles Times)

soundoff (8 Responses)
  1. david

    morrissey and the smiths r the best and he can say that!

    January 5, 2012 at 9:33 pm | Report abuse |
  2. The Måd Råp3r

    They both look like the same person.

    July 15, 2011 at 2:47 pm | Report abuse |
  3. Lisa

    who the hell is this idiot? he seems pretty meaningless to me. didn't he ever hear of nothing nice to say, say nothing at all. buble is a terrific performer and a nice person. this guy is an ignorant jerk who obviously likes to hear himself talk.

    July 15, 2011 at 10:07 am | Report abuse |
  4. Fabio

    I think I left a wet one

    July 15, 2011 at 9:56 am | Report abuse |
  5. nerp

    So I'm the only with a hard on reading this? Wow, people*dramatically rolls eyes*

    July 15, 2011 at 9:43 am | Report abuse |
  6. Jason324


    July 15, 2011 at 12:59 am | Report abuse |
  7. beans


    July 14, 2011 at 8:42 pm | Report abuse |
  8. Itsamemario

    the most interesting story is of course the unfinished manuscript..

    July 14, 2011 at 7:04 pm | Report abuse |

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