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Pop culture hits and misses

We rate pop culture for the week of May 9, 2008 including Tom Cruise on ”Oprah,” Winehouse’s Bond theme, and a bad review for Mariah

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Hits
· Stop waiting by the phone, Sheena Easton. Amy Winehouse may write new Bond theme
· When did Mila Kunis grow up so good?
· Bootleg of Batman trailer on YouTube makes us miss Heath Ledger all over again

Near Misses
· 30 Rock‘s obscure Amadeus homage: Could an F. Murray Abraham guest spot be far off?
· Santogold is the new M.I.A. Maybe she’ll even sell some albums
· Tom Cruise engages in some Risky Business, returning to Oprah to celebrate 25 years of stardom

Misses
· Southern discomfort: Mariah‘s new movie, Tennessee, is even worse than Glitter
· Paula, dear, on our planet we critique Idol performances after we hear them.
· Wanted: New husband for Star Jones; must love Payless shoes, freebies.