Weekend News Roundup! Harry Styles’ Pants, Pork in Ikea’s Moose

Published April 8, 2013

CAUGHT WITH HIS PANTS DOWN

Happy Monday! Here’s our compendium of pop-culture news you may have missed while you were doing more important things over the weekend.

• Lord Tyrion was on Weekend Update with Drunk Uncle last night. In other news, there is nothing that will stop people from saying, “It’s not as good as it used to be.” [Vulture]

• Amanda Bynes continues back-handspringing downhill after she was kicked out of an Adult Gymnastics class in fishnets and a wig. [NY Post]

• But, in inspiring lady news, Nora Ephron’s son is directing an HBO documentary about his mother’s life. [Contact Music]

Evil Dead won at the box office this weekend, making a cool 26 million. Not bad, considering the original 1978 prototype for the franchise was made with a budget of $1,600. [BOM]

• A great weekend for the marriage of guilty pleasures (Jack Black and Cats) as Andrew Lloyd Webber is adapting School of Rock for the Broadway stage. [Broadway World]

• Ikea has recalled 17,000 packages of Moose Lasagna, because traces of pork were found in it. Spokesperson Garfield says he is upset, and continues to hate Mondays. [NBC]

• One of the PYTs in One Direction pantsed the one that dated Taylor Swift and once tweeted about Socrates during a concert. Mass tween hysteria ensued. [The Daily Mail]