The Cricket's Daily 3: Twilight of the Wiggles
FILE - In this June 28, 2006 file photo, Australian children's entertainers The Wiggles, Murray Cook (Red Wiggle), Greg Page (Yellow Wiggle), Jeff Fatt (Purple Wiggle), and Anthony Field (Blue Wiggle) make a special appearance at the Australian High Commission in London at the start of their UK tour. Three members of the world-famous preschool quartet The Wiggles will be hanging up their colorful outfits and leaving the Australian band this year, with the Blue Wiggle the lone original member left dancing, the band said in a statement Thursday, May 17, 2012. (AP Photo/Christopher Pledger, File)
Here's what's happening today in pop culture:
• Three of the four founding members of The Wiggles, the Australian kiddie band, have decided to stop performing at the end of this year's tour. Anthony will remain, and new performers will take over for Greg, Murray and Jeff. [AP, via The Huffington Post]
• The rumor mill has started up, churning out speculation that Jennifer Lopez might leave "American Idol" at the end of the season. [The Hollywood Reporter]
• A theater in Portland, Ore., is experimenting with "Hecklevision," in which patrons can comment on movies in the theater via text message - with the texts appearing on the screen. [NPR]
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