Eavesdropping In: Man Finds Nic Cage's Stolen $1 Mil Comic Book; Obama Spending Plan Speculation; Nicki Minaj To Open For Britney Spears Tour; "Jersey Shore" Cast's 6-Figure/Episode Deal; 3 More Large Aftershocks Rock Japan

By Emily Green on Monday April 11, 2011

After having multiple homes foreclosed on and having to star in Drive Angry, we think Nicolas Cage kind of deserves the rare $1 million comic book stolen from him in 2000 back from the man who just found it. [KTLA]

Read all about President Obama's speculated budget proposal to reduce the nation's deficit and Paul Ryan's "Draconian" program cuts... [HuffPo]

Nicki Minaj steps in after Enrique Iglesias jumps ship as the opener for Britney Spears' upcoming tour. [TMZ]

Dear America: your favorite guidos and guidettes will reportedly each earn at least $100,000 per episode for "Jersey Shore" Season 4. [PE]

Catastrophe continues as three powerful aftershocks of 7.1, 6.0, and 5.6 magnitudes strike Japan causing landslides, power outages, further radiation leakage, and few fatalities. [LATimes]