Thursday, December 02, 2021

Pop Culture Roundup: Facts of Life live, American Pie, Captain America musical and more!

ITEM! Bye, bye, Miss American Pie: Taylor Swift sent singer Don McLean flowers and a note after beating his record for longest number one record on the Billboard charts.

ITEM! Jon Stewart is gonna join Jennifer Aniston in this live "Facts of Life" TV thingy.

ITEM! Former "Doctor Who" Matt Smith narrates a new audio adaptation of George Orwell's "1984." 

ITEM! Danny DeVito is writing a DC Comics' story featuring a romance between the Penguin and Catwoman - and he reached out to Michelle Pfeiffer for her approval.

ITEM! Listen to a complete song from the fictional "Captain America" musical.

Pop Pic: Barbara Eden


Deal alert: Complete animated Justice League and Superman series DVD sets on sale

The 10-DVD complete collection of the "Justice League" animated series is on sale for $37.51 via Amazon. You also can get the complete 6-DVD "Superman" animated series set for $17.96.

Cool magazine covers from December 1971

On newsstands 50 years ago this month.