- David Blaine held his breath for 17 minutes and 4 seconds at an Oprah TV show recording yesterday, breaking the world record. – BBC
- Mariah Carey and Nick Cannon are engaged. – PopSugar
- Sir Ian McKellen will return to his role as Gandalf in the upcoming movie The Hobbit. – The Sun
- Coldplay's free single "Violet Hill" has been downloaded 600,000 times in 24 hours. – NME
- Paula Abdul made a huge mistake on American Idol this week, appearing to critique a singer's second performance before he'd performed it. – BuzzSugar
- ICYMI, we're giving away an iPod Touch! Enter here!