Thriller Turns 25: We’d make a joke here about how it’s now too old to hold any interest for Michael Jackson, but that’s sick and twisted and we wouldn’t do something like that. Instead, enjoy the LAT’s picture-book as well as a few fun facts about the groundbreaking album/video.
How Full Is Your Inbox Today, Patrick? We were happily reading Patrick Goldstein’s post-mort of the winners and losers of the WGA strike, when we got to an item about one particularly unhinged player who loves to fill e-mail inboxes with bat-shit insane vitriol, and we had to wonder… what was he thinking including this person on his list? Maybe he has a good spam filter.
Going After The One Ring: The London-based Tolkien Trust sued New Line Cinema Corp. on for allegedly cheating it out of at least $150 million from the Lord of the Rings trilogy.