PASSAGES: Clinton, NBC in Show Talks
DISCUSSED: Former President Bill Clinton, 55, has met with NBC executives in L.A. about a potential talk show, the Los Angeles Times reported on Thursday. Specific details about the meeting were not available, and the discussion was described as preliminary . . . EXPECTING: The singer who wore the infamous swan dress to the Oscars is to be paid a visit by the stork. Reuters reports that Icelandic singer Bjork, 36, is five months pregnant, says her London management company. The father is her American boyfriend, the artist Matthew Barney, age unreported. The singer also has a teenage son named Sindri from her marriage to Thor Eldon, a member of her former group, Sugarcubes . . . CONFIRMED: Next fall's "Survivor 5" will be set in Thailand, CBS said Wednesday, after word of the location had been leaking out, reports the Associated Press. Specifically, the castaways will be dispatched to the 60-sq.-mi. island of Tarutao, just north of the border with Malaysia. Tarutao was once used as a prison . . . ADVERTISED: Fans of the canceled ABC drama "Once and Again" have taken their campaign to save the show to the streets, a spokesperson for the group told PEOPLE.com. The "Save Once and Again Campaign" paid $12,000 (collected from personal contributions) to rent a billboard at a busy intersection in West Hollywood to express their anger. "We will not give up our fight," said Lynda Shulman, a member of a Web site calling itself saveoanda.com . . . SIGNED: "Today" show cohost Matt Lauer, 44, has renewed his contract with NBC, reports Reuters. Lauer, who joined the show in 1997 to replace Bryant Gumbel, actually signed the deal back in December, when cohost Katie Couric, 45, also agreed to stay on, but the renewal only became public in an article in TV Guide's upcoming issue, the news service reports. Though Lauer reportedly got a significant raise, his salary is nowhere near Couric's reported $60 million premium.
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