1. At the 2014 MTV Video Music Awards, New Zealand songstress Lorde went home with the VMA for “Best Rock Video.”
2. In doing so she became the first woman to win the award.
3. A lot of people were surprised that Lorde’s music is considered “rock.”
8. And others were just confused.
10. Some weren’t quite sure what to do…
12. There were, of course, angry people…
13. But most people were just doing this:
- Illinois' attorney general has asked the U.S. Department of Justice's Civil Rights Division to investigate Chicago's police department. ›
- Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg says he'll give away 99% of his Facebook shares (worth $45 billion today) over the course of his life. ›
- And a Turkish court had to call in experts to determine whether a man comparing the country's president to Gollum from "Lord of the Rings" was an insult. ›