The News: Supermodels, Tall Boys and a Lizard Monster

Still-gorgeous former supermodel Linda Evangelista is locked in a nasty custody battle with her baby daddy, luxury goods magnate Francois-Henri Pinault, who just so happens to be married to Salma Hayek. Evangelista, who once famously declared that she wouldn’t get out of bed for less than $10,000 is hitting Pinault up for $50,000 a month in child support so that their five-year-old son, the product of a four-month fling, can live in style. The only way that we can think to solve this dispute? A walk off. [USA Today]

A new trailer for the upcoming “The Amazing Spider-Man” has dropped, giving us a better sense of what we can expect from our new Peter Parker, “Social Network” star Andrew Garfield – and it looks good, especially the crazy lizard creature. [YouTube]

As Facebook nears its IPO, it looks like the social networking behemoth might allow regular people – you know, the ones who create all of its content and give it all of its power – to buy shares in the company. Most of the stock will go to big, evil banks, but not all of it. See how not evil Facebook is, guys? [DealBook]

Because nothing makes us thirstier than seeing a can of bubbly sugar drink with a dead man’s likeness on it, Pepsi has announced that a new series of cans – regular size and tallboys, one billion in all – will feature the image of one-time spokesman Michael Jackson. Get ready for the “Jesus juice” jokes. [Rolling Stone

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