The Simpsons send snarky congratulations to the South Park crew, Patton Oswalt gets cast on a comedy pilot, Treme is renewed after one episode, Steven Seagal's sex slaves, and a Glee drinking game for tonight's premiere!

Daily Link Roundup: TV News and the Best of the Rest on the Web


[The creators of The Simpsons congratulate South Park on their 200th episode. Image via Pop Culture Brian via South Park Studios]

  • In TV News...
  • Enjoy tonight's new episode of Glee with a drinking game! [Flavorpill]
  • Did Ugly Betty's finale sneak up on anyone else? Browse through a slideshow of Betty's style evolution before the series ends tomorrow night. [Inside TV]
  • HBO has renewed Treme for a second season after airing only one episode. [The Wrap]
  • Patton Oswalt and Kristen Johnson have landed the lead roles on a new NBC half-hour comedy pilot titled Beach Lane. They will star opposite Matthew Broderick, who runs a small Hamptons-based newspaper. [The Live Feed]
  • Diane Keaton will head to HBO to star in Tilda, a 30-minute comedy series about a powerful Hollywood blogger. [Ausiello Files]
  • Our friends at Gizmodo have a cool story about the season finale of House. The entire season finale was shot on a Canon 5D Mark II—a digital SLR camera! [Gizmodo]
  • There's an interesting lawsuit that's been brought upon Steven Seagal stating that he owns sex slaves. What does the Lawman have to say about this one? [Warming Glow]
  • WWE's Smackdown will move to Friday nights on the SyFy network starting this October. Hmm, are they trying to prove that wrestling is, in fact, not a real sport and that it's more [science] fiction than sport? [The Live Feed]
  • Around the Web...
  • What's new (and good) on DVD today. [Movieline]
  • Best Week Ever decided to check in on some old-school search engines like Ask.com, Alta Vista, and Lycos. How do they look now? [BWE.tv]
  • Who should play He-Man in the upcoming film? [Moviefone]
  • You guys! There's a movie about what happenes when LARPers attack! It's called "The Wild Hunt" and is playing in a limited number of Canadian cities this week. [io9]
  • Chace Crawfod has backed out of the new Footloose movie. First Zac Efron, now the Gossip Girl star? Who will be next to try to fill Kevin Bacon's dancin' shoes? [Zap2it]
  • Yeah, there have been tumblrs dedicated to it, but here is the definitive list of the top 25 lesbians that look like Justin Bieber. [Holy Taco]
  • Here are the 10 worst movie mistakes in Twilight: New Moon. So, is this our next movie fail, Toder? I'm just kidding. I would never ask you to sit through that. [Movie Mistakes]