Skip To Content

    Listen: We Need To Talk About Kate Winslet’s Birthday Present For Saoirse Ronan

    “This is going to live in my brain forever completely rent-free.”

    Welcome to another episode of News O'Clock!

    Which you can listen to by clicking any of the links below!

    Listen on the iHeartRadio app

    Listen on Apple Podcasts

    Listen on Spotify

    Listen on Google Podcasts

    Or find News O'Clock wherever else you might listen to your favorite podcasts.

    Kevork Djansezian / Getty Images

    On today's episode:

    1. Well, um, Saoirse Ronan had a really memorable birthday, apparently. For her 26th birthday, Kate Winslet gave her the gift of… filming a sex scene on a movie set!

    Gabriel Bouys / Getty Images

    2. Mamma mia! Pope Francis says in a new documentary that he’s okay with same-sex civil unions.

    Alberto Pizzoli / Getty Images

    3. Dolly Parton made Stephen Colbert — and us! — cry with an impromptu serenade.

    Terry Wyatt / Getty Images

    4. Reps. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Ilhan Omar raised awareness about voting while playing the game Among Us on Twitch.

    Tom Williams / Getty Images

    5. BuzzFeed News reporter Clarissa-Jan Lim joins us to talk about six women who chose to have children despite the pandemic still raging in the US.

    Do you have any stories that you think we should cover on News O'Clock or any feedback for us?

    Please let us know! You can reach us at newsoclock@buzzfeed.com or on Twitter @NewsOClock.

    BuzzFeed Daily

    Keep up with the latest daily buzz with the BuzzFeed Daily newsletter!

    Newsletter signup form