Linkage: Lindsay Signed On To Play Liz, Gotye Upset By ‘Dinky’ Cover

It’s official: Lindsay Lohan has, after months and months of talking about it, signed on the dotted line to play Elizabeth Taylor in Lifetime’s Liz and Dick. "I have always admired and had enormous respect for Elizabeth Taylor," says Lohan. "I am very honored to have been asked to play this role." [LAT]

After spending the weekend with him and her family, Kim Kardashian was spotted out and about with a subtle set of gold and diamond studded earrings that spelled out Kanye West’s initials. [NYDN]

Australian body-paint fanatic Gotye thought that Glee‘s take on his chart-topping "Somebody That I Used To Know" sounded "dinky and wrong." [D+T]

In a title-card at the end of last night’s rerun, The Simpsons‘ producers congratulated their hosts at Fox Network for 25 years on the air. "We love you still," read the shout out, which also included a rather pointed amendment: "This doesn’t include Fox News." Shots, they were fired. [ArtsBeat]

Have you ever wondered how those quippy little news stories end up in your office elevator? Turns out, those "content snacks" are the work of actual humans, writing from suburban Massachusetts with their so-called "metropolitan hats" on. [NYM]

Mod maven Lisa Perry is following-up her Andy Warhol and Roy Lichtenstein projects with a Jeff Koons collection that is inspired by his work in both aesthetic (cupcakes and robot bunnies and shiny materials) and price (very, very expensive). [ArtInfo]

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