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Fast Track: Kanye West says people look at him as if he's Hitler

August 08, 2011
  • The always-controversial Kanye West made no new friends in England when he told a festival crowd that people look at him like he's Hitler.
The always-controversial Kanye West made no new friends in England when… (Andrew Kelly / Reuters )

A roundup of entertainment headlines for Monday.

Kanye West gets booed after telling a festival crowd in England that people look at him as if he's Hitler. (Denver Post)

Meanwhile, Jay-Z and West's joint album "Watch the Throne" is out. (Los Angeles Times)

"Rise of the Planet of the Apes" had a huge box-office weekend. (Los Angeles Times)

Robert Pattinson, Taylor Swift and a particularly loopy Ashton Kutcher picked up Teen Choice Awards on Sunday night. (Los Angeles Times)

The Big Boi half of Outkast was arrested in Miami on drug charges. (Los Angeles Times)

Lollapalooza is heading to Brazil next year. (New York Times)

The eighth season of "Desperate Housewives" will be its last. (Los Angeles Times)

Somehow, Howard Stern's screener copy of "Super 8" made its way online. Baba Booey? (Deadline)

Conan himself, Jason Momoa, is writing the sequel to "Conan." (Crave Online)

Bryan Cranston is in talks to join "World War Z." Could this epic zombie flick get any more awesome? (Hollywood Reporter)

"Parks and Recreation's" Aziz Ansari had a tense moment with an audience member during a stand-up set Friday night. (Entertainment Weekly)

Stephen Colbert took over Major League Baseball's Twitter account for 24 hours on Friday. (Yahoo)

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