StraightUpSocial News Links for 5/05/2008

What’s happening at LinkedIn? Is it getting bought?

Eric Eldon sums up the rumors of a possible buy-out of the business social network.

Premium WordPress Theme For Video Sites

Quommunication releases a WordPress theme designed for video-heavy blogs, with a minimum license fee of $95.

Lycos Cinema: More Social Than Hulu, But With A Lot Less Content

Mark Hendrickson shares the details of a new version of Lycos Cinema, which includes an XMPP chat client that lets people have a conversation about the programs they are watching.