AV Club is clearly pumped for Friday's release of Inglourious Basterds. Monday's Eli Roth interview is followed today by a Q&A with fellow Basterd B.J. Novak.

Good news for fans of quality television: Mad Men is picking up viewers. So's True Blood.

Equally exciting music news: Outkast is finally working on a new album.

Michael Jackson will live on, it seems, in giant robot form.

Ashton Kutcher, start warming up your vocal chords - Twitter the opera is coming.

A new song from The Swell Season is available for download.

Peter, Bjorn and John have all kinds of interesting guest artists on their upcoming release.

Paste reports that St. Elmo's Fire, that most lame of Brat Pack movies, is now TV show fodder.

In other bad ideas, Weezer's Raditude announcement got Spin thinking about the worst album titles of the year.

Here's a strangely soothing new video from Brooklyn band The Antlers.

And in case you missed it last night, here's Britney Spears' Top 10 for David Letterman: