Penn St.’s Paterno extended through 2011 (AP)

Just in time for Joe Paterno’s 82nd birthday: a three-year contract extension. Give or take a year. A deal was struck with Penn State that will provide “for the opportunity of Coach Joe Paterno leading the football program through the 2011 season,” the athletic department said Tuesday in a brief statement.

Marilyn Monroe pics sold for nearly $150,000 (AP)

In this Sept. 9, 1954 file photo, Marilyn Monroe poses over the updraft of a New York subway grating while in character for the filming of 'The Seven Year Itch' in New York.(AP Photo/Matty Zimmerman, file)AP – A collection of photographs of Marilyn Monroe taken for Vogue magazine the year she died has been auctioned in New York for nearly $150,000.

It’s All in the Family on Biggest Loser Finale (E! Online)

It's All in the Family on Biggest Loser Finale(E! Online)E! Online – Twelve weeks and hundreds of pounds later, the scales tipped in favor of only one contestant on Tuesday’s finale of The Biggest Loser: Families.

We Still Watch Heroes, Eventually (E! Online)

We Still Watch Heroes, Eventually(E! Online)E! Online – All right, TiVo users, your generic DVR relations and those who aspire to be the masters of their TV universes: Which shows did we record—and watch—the most in 2008? And why’s the answer some rare good news for Heroes?