Eavesdropping In: Steve Jobs Bio Comic Book; Google Invests $280 Mil In Solar Energy; Montel To Open Own Weed Shop; House Grants Weiner Leave Of Absence; Jessica Simpson Lands New Fashion Reality Show

by Emily Green · June 14, 2011

Get ready for the Steve Jobs biographical comic book, Steve Jobs: Co-Founder of Apple, coming to a comic stand near you. [KABC]

In an effort towards the green movement, Google invests $280 million in solar panel company for private homeowners to power their homes with clean energy. [HuffPo]

Montel, as in Montel Williams, plans to open his own medical marijuana dispensary in Sacramento. [KTLA]

House of Representatives grants NY congressman Anthony Weiner two-week leave of absence, Obama says if he were in Weiner's shoes, he'd resign. [LATimes]

Despite having invariably unimpressive and often quite terrible style, billion dollar fashion empire mogul Jessica Simpson gets a new NBC fashion reality show, "Fashion Star". [PE]