After a very long week away, I'm back at work today with a lot of stuff to catch up on. It's a good thing I just spent the last week relaxing and drinking wine in Napa because things are starting to get hectic in the office. With that said, I'm extremely happy to be back and I'm ready to get to some headlines.

Over the weekend, I started working on this list of Mother-filled episodes of How I Met Your Mother to get ready for the final season.

Joss Whedon is on board with Ben Affleck as Batman. PLUS: How Affleck was cast as the dark knight.

Here's a new teaser for The Walker Dead:

Anna Gunn wrote an essay about the people who hate Skyler White and it's an awesome read.

ABC Family has ordered three comedy pilots.

Dr. Luke is (most likely) American Idol's third judge.

I still can't get enough of Orange is the New Black so I really enjoyed this interview with Uzo Aduba ("Crazy Eyes").

Past SNL members recall their auditions for the show. This is definitely my favorite article of the month.

Bill Murray will be David Letterman's guest for The Late Show's 20th anniversary.

Here's the first look at Amber Tamblyn on Two and a Half Men.

Syfy is looking to remake 12 Monkeys.

I'm skeptical but excited that there are more J.D. Salinger books to look forward to.

Ian Somerhalder shares my concerns about The Vampire Diaries' spinoff, The Originals.

Dark Horse has begun to tease new Firefly comics.

The first trailer for Divergent premiered over the weekend.

Speaking of Divergent, star Shailene Woodley has begun filming The Fault in Our Stars.

Now you have enough pop culture news to get back into the swing of things at work.