Taking the temperature of pop culture -- We rate the hottest and coldest in entertainment

By EW Staff
October 21, 2005 at 04:00 AM EDT

Taking the temperature of pop culture

100F ”Hey Ya Back!” OutKast announce a Dec. 6 release date for their highly anticipated album Idlewild.

80F There’s no place like home: Hugh Jackman will return to the Australian stage in a tour of The Boy From Oz.

60F Kirsten Dunst gets serious, signing to star in a drama about an American relief worker in Iraq. Smart move…

40F …since that Elizabethtown sequel just ain’t gonna happen. (Sorry, Cameron Crowe: This time, you lost us at hello.)

20F A Dutch Big Brother contestant gave birth on set to a baby girl. Little Humiliation Jones is said to be healthy.

0F   Paris Hilton says ”all the networks are fighting over” The Simple Life. And yet Fox, a network, just canceled it.