In the news: A couple in London have problems feeding their fussy baby – but not when Psy’s “Gangnam Style” is playing. The popular song, which has set a Guinness World Record on YouTube for “likes,” seems to calm the baby, and he’ll eat when the song is on. Otherwise the baby won’t eat.
Happening today: Among the new movies opening today are “Taken 2,” a PG-13 thriller starring Liam Neeson (who starred in the first “Taken”); “Frankenweenie,” an animated PG film by Tim Burton; “Butter,” an R comedy starring Jennifer Garner; “V/H/S,” an R horror film; “The Paperboy,” an R thriller starring Matthew McConaughey, Nicole Kidman, John Cusack and Zac Efron; and “Pitch Perfect,” a PG-13 musical comedy.
Gas update: GasBuddy.com reports that the lowest prices are in South Carolina ($3.459), Texas ($3.504) and Mississippi ($3.510).
Motivational quote: “The difference between ordinary and extraordinary is that little extra.” - Jimmy Johnson
Watercooler talk: Hay truck appears to need haircut
A farmer in Russia piled a lot of hay on top of his car, making the car look like it needed a serious haircut. Norah O'Donnell reports.
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