Short links today. Sorry about that. Anyway, let's get to them...
So today's the big day for The Simpsons Movie. I saw it last night—it was good, maybe even great, and my only complaint is that it could have been a little more choke-on-your-popcorn funny. But you all should definitely see it. Here's what a bunch of critics have to say about it.
And by the way, we have a Simpsons quiz.
Former Simpsons writer Conan O'Brien has angered producers of "bear porn."
Beck and Jamie Lidell are collaborating. Pitchfork has details.
It's official: Metal is satanic. (via Idolator)
I'm loving Blender's feature in which some of the mag's favorite musicians talk about their favorite uncool albums. Particularly I appreciate Battles' defense of Stone Temple Pilots over Pearl Jam.
Speaking of Battles, check them out.
Grey's Anatomy's creator finally spoke about all that Isaiah Washington stuff.
EW has a first look at Lost: The Video Game.
Meanwhile, Pop Candy's Comic-Con coverage includes Lost news.