The Morning’s Top 5 Pop Culture Stories

1. It’s Google Zeitgeist time again! Here’s an exhaustive look at some of most popular searches and search trends throughout the year, a list topped by Whitney Houston, Gangnam Style, and Hurricane Sandy.

2. Mick Jagger stopped by Letterman last night to deliver the Top Ten things he’s learned after 50 years in rock and roll. Watch the hilarious clip here.

3. Apparently because there’s so much good footage, there will be two to five more episodes of Arrested Development than what Netflix had originally planned for! [via Deadline]

4. Here are this year’s SAG Award nominees, a list which contains a few pleasant surprises.

5. The descendants of Ernest Hemingway’s cats are the focus of a new controversial court case. [via The Millions]