The Cricket's Daily 3: Beck's back on TV
Published: September 12, 2012 07:20AM
Updated: September 12, 2012 07:20AM
FILE - In this July 11, 2011 file photo, radio talk show host and former Fox News Channel personality Glenn Beck gestures as he speaks in the Knesset, Israel's parliament, in Jerusalem. He will perform at Usana Amphitheatre this summer. (AP Photo/Sebastian Scheiner, File)

Here's what's happening today in pop culture:

• Just when you thought your TV was safe from paranoia, here comes Glenn Beck and his new TV channel. [The Hollywood Reporter]

• President Barack Obama's campaign finally made a statement in response to Dinesh D'Souza's rant, er, documentary "2016: Obama's America." They're not fans. [Entertainment Weekly]

• Director Joss Whedon's version of "Much Ado About Nothing," which he shot in his house with his actor friends while post-production work for "The Avengers" was being done, has been picked up by Lionsgate/Roadside Attractions. [Vulture]