8@8: your morning scoop

halsey covers biggie

Photographed by Eric T. White

Today is...

National Coffee Day

News of the Day:

+ Jezebel interviewed the horse from Taylor Swift's "Blank Space" video—because, why not?

+ Halsey covered Biggie's "Juicy." And, yeah, it's a pretty cool take on the song.

+ Banksy's Dismaland is being taken down, and its materials are going to be used to house refugees.

This morning's must-read: James Franco has a conversation with his feminine side.

+ If you haven't listened to Jack Antonoff's Terrible Thrills Vol. 2 yet, do so now. Like, right now.

Deal of the Day:

Buy a pair of jeans from American Eagle Outfitters and get one 50% off.

Quote of the Day:

"Your mean comments don't make me want to change my body." - Gigi Hadid

GIF of the Day: