Linkage: Greta Gerwig Still Has Roommates, M.I.A. Shares New Song

“I recognize that maybe I should be at a point where I stop having roommates, but I’m not," says Greta Gerwig, who, with all of her successes, still shares a space with two others. "I like living with people." [NYM]

Meet the fictional one percent — Forrest Gump, Carlisle Cullen and C. Montgomery Burns among them — and the fictional 99 percent. Chins up, Oliver Twist, Katniss Everdeen and Ron Weasley: the people — fictional or otherwise — united, will never be defeated. [Forbes/Flavorwire]

Last night on twitter, M.I.A. shared a snippet of  "Come Walk With Me," a new song presumably off her upcoming album Matangi. It bangs. [MIAuniverse/Twitter]

Warner Bros. is hoping to one-up Disney with a "darker version" of Rudyard Kipling’s The Jungle Book, written and directed by Harry Potter‘s Steve Kloves, and starring a real life Mowgli and maybe some CGI-assisted lions and tigers and bears. [IndieWire]

President Obama gets down to the Snowman, it seems. "In my first term I sang Al Green. IN my second term, I’m going with Young Jeezy," he joked at Saturday’s Correspondents’ Dinner. "Michelle said, ‘Yeaaah.’ I sing that to her sometimes." [RapRadar]

Kanye and Kim wore coordinating leather pants on a recent date; Kanye, however, seemed to have issues keeping his up. [YBF]

Over the weekend, Patrick "McDreamy" Dempsy pried a teenage driver from his crushed Mustang after it flipped right outside Dempsey’s home. Ryan Gosling, we hear, was busy that day. [TMZ]