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Peter Jackson Has the Nerve To Show Us More Dwarves, Sarah Palin Can't Draw the Midnight Crowd, and More...


- Look, if I'd have known that when I started posting Hobbit dwarves last Thursday that it would become a week-long project of small, bearded men, I wouldn't have even bothered. But we've come this far--and TIME seems to think this particular photo is important enough to consider news--so here you go: Balin and Dwalin.

- Gunnar Hansen, the man who played Leatherface in 1974 original Texas Chainsaw Massacre, will reportedly have a cameo in Texas Chainsaw Massacre 3D--but this time without the Leatherface mask, so we can finally get a real taste of what Gunnar Hansen is all about.

- If you were wondering, only one person, a reporter, attended an Orange County 12:01 AM showing of the Sarah Palin propaganda documentary, The Undefeated. What were all those theater lines for, then?

- With Jonah Hill and Mark Wahlberg reportedly planning to star in a Lethal Weapon-esque buddy action-comedy called The Good Time Gang, Justin Timberlake is attached to star in Fully Automatic, which is also described as Lethal Weapon-like buddy action-comedy. Every No Strings Attached needs its Friends with Benefits, as the saying goes. (via)

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