8@8: your morning scoop

living in a world without jaden smith's twitter

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Today is...

Cinco de Mayo! 

News of the Day:

+ BREAKING: JADEN SMITH DELETED HIS TWITTER. How else are we going to hear his thoughts??? The world as we know it is ending.

+ Sweet relief, legendary badass Joni Mitchell might be leaving the hospital soon! Her attorney said that she's expected to be out in a few days.

+ London label PC Music shared the trailer for their TV network Pop Cube, which they're bringing live to Red Bull Music Academy in Brooklyn on Friday, May 8. The video stars A.G. Cook and Hannah Diamond in the studio, and there's mention of a remix contest.

+ Petra Collins' curated art book, Babe is available for pre-order now via Amazon. Rookie founder Tavi Gevinson wrote the foreward and it features a collection of work from 30 different artists including Nakeya Brown.

+ Microsoft has officially become the first software company to OK the middle-finger emoji. It's still a no flex zone in Google and Apple territory.

Deal of the Day:

FREE TACOS (gratis bacon or sausage biscuit) @ Taco Bell from 7-11 a.m. !!!! The giveaway is in honor of "Breakfast Defector Day," a campaign started by a Southern California-based restaurant chain with a mission to get people to change their morning routine by eating the most important meal of the day... The answer is breakfast.

Advice of the Day:

"[The gift of life is] looking at nature and being, like, ‘Wow, I am so lucky to have a body and to breathe and to be able to look at this.’”- Willow Smith

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