Taking the temperature of pop culture -- We rate the hottest and coldest in entertainment
100F Low-budget Saw II tops $60 mil at b.o. Donnie Wahlberg approaches penguin-level stardom.
80F Struggling EW writer makes good: George A. Romero will direct Stephen King’s From a Buick 8.
60F The West Wing’s live ”debate” rocks; if only real candidate face-offs were as smart. However…
40F …that NBC News logo in the corner? Bad idea. And don’t get us started on Ellen’s endless ad.
20F Presenting Oldlyweds: Maury Povich and Connie Chung will spar on a new show for MSNBC.
0F Infinity allegedly suspends Howard Stern for plugging Sirius. Wow, suddenly they have standards.