M.I.A.

As Pitchfork notes, M.I.A. has been named one of Time's 100 most influential people. I have a hard time believing she is more influential than Kanye and Lil Wayne, but whatevs.

Wait, you can have a Google profile now?

EW has a feature on the new Star Trek film.

"Bruno" pranked Paula Abdul.

Is your favorite TV show in danger of cancellation? Michael Ausiello has a handy guide.

AV Club interviews The Big Bang Theory's universally acclaimed Jim Parsons.

Coldplay is giving away a live album during its summer tour.

Slate argues that Wolverine is the worst superhero ever.

Holla! ABC is hooking up with Hulu.

Good thing Van Halen switched up the artwork for that first album.

We wrap today's links with a new video for one of my absolute favorite songs of last year, Titus Andronicus' "Upon Viewing Brueghel's "Landscape With the Fall of Icarus."