1. Charles Dickens crossed with Morrissey:
The video comes from the BBC children’s show Horrible Histories. As Slate points out, “Dickens makes for an excellent Morrissey.”
Hopefully, Yo Gabba Gabba! will counter with a R.E.M. style song about the life Ernest Hemingway.
- BP has agreed to pay a $18.7 billion fine to settle legal actions over the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill.
- At least 36 people are dead after a ferry carrying 173 passengers capsized in the Philippines.
- Tidal is now the only place you can stream Prince's music. He's pulled his work from other services, like Spotify.