- The deliciously anticipated Princess Bride musical, with music and lyrics by Adam Guettel and book by William Goldman has fallen apart, apparently due to a demand by Goldman of 75% of the rights. I thought that Guettel was the perfect choice for the material and was very excited to hear what he was going to come up with. If the report is true, then I call a pox on Goldman's house!
- My TiFaux's untimely death has made me miss the last third of this season's Battlestar Galactica, and from what I've been seeing, last night's finale was quite the shocking bit of TV. Now I have to try and wait months without spoiling myself. Arg.
- The folks over at A List of Things Thrown Five Minutes Ago, in the comments thread to this post, are relating a blind gossip item that indicates that How I Met Your Mother may be headed to cancellation land. No!
- The newest Spider-Man 3 trailer, which reads less like a trailer and more like a three-minute summary of the film. Having read the comics, there are story beats I'm aware of, but I do not need to see so many plot points spelled out so neatly.