Music, Movies and the Not So Mundane

Oct 18, 2011 at 1:11 pm

Harold Camping, oracle/crazy person, admits he was wrong when he said the world was to end on May 21, 2011 (obviously). But it’s just that his calculations were off. The world is going to end Oct. 21, according to Camping who is still recovering from a stroke he suffered in June. "There will be no pain suffered by anyone because of their rebellion against God," Camping says, because "He has no pleasure in the death of the wicked. The end is going to come very, very quietly."—-

Aaron Eckhart (Thank You For Smoking) will play Beach Boys drummer Dennis Wilson in Randall Miller and Jody Savin’s The Drummer, a movie that follows the last six years of Wilson’s life.

Susan Sarandon called Pope Benedict XVI a Nazi

A screenwriter is suing Warner Bros. and the filmmakers who made The Hangover Part II for copyright infringement, defamation and fraud, claiming that the film copied a script he had written about his own experiences in Asia. Michael Alan Rubin says after his marriage to a Japanese woman fell apart during their honeymoon in 2008, he turned it in to a screenplay called Mickey and Kirin. Warner Bros. released a statement asking people to stop suing them for bad tribal tattoos and permanently disabling stuntmen and start suing them for making such a shitty sequel.

The Stone Roses are getting back together for a summer tour for their first live performances in more than 15 years.

Soulja Boy is in police custody after being arrested in Tempe, Ga., after officers found firearms and an estimated $70,000 worth of cash and marijuana.

Happy Birthday to Tyler Posey, Zac Efron, Freida Pinto, Chuck Lorre and the late Peter Boyle.