8@8: Your Morning Scoop
The “Cash Me Outside” girl is not playing about this rap career
National Hard Candy Day!
News of the Day:
+ Remember that time people couldn't stop saying, "cash me outside" after this Dr. Phil clip went viral? If you've been wondering what happened to Danielle Bregoli, aka the "Cash Me Outside" girl, it turns out, she hasn't gone anywhere. In fact, she's got a burgeoning rap career, and already put out not one, not two, not three, but four new music videos under her moniker Bhad Bhabie. What a time to be alive, indeed.
+ The cast from A Wrinkle In Time covered TIME's latest issue and, in the words of director Ava DuVernay, it's "just too beautiful." See it, below, and read the feature in full, here.
+ Twitter wants you to start 2018 on the right foot—or right song, rather. Many users have taken to the social media app to calculate the exact moment to play some of their favorite songs during the ball drop, to ensure a certain line or beat rings in a successful new year. See some of the best tweets, below, and plan the countdown accordingly.
+ Lorde fans, get ready to add one more gift to your wishlist: The singer just announced that her latest release, Melodrama, will now be available in vinyl. She took to Twitter to showcase the different options, including a "standard" one that features "full lyrics & a double sided photo page," a "deluxe" one that features "beautiful hand-drawn vinyl sleeve, 180 gram JUICY BLUE WAX, and SIX double-sided photo pages for ur walls/life," and a "collectors" one that will be available sometime next year. Feast your eyes on the beauties, below, and get yours here.
+ Footwear brand Llani just launched a new candle for a great cause. The "Giving Candle" is a rosewood- and vanilla-scented soy wax candle and comes equipped with a marble container, wooden lid, and silky tassel. The brand will be donating 100 percent of its profits from the piece to Women on Wings, a charity that creates jobs for women in rural India. You can get your own for $36 here.
Deal of the Day:
Enjoy 25 percent off of your purchase online or in stores at Madewell by using code "ADDTOCART".
Advice of the Day:
"First, accept sadness. Realize that without losing, winning isn't so great." —Alyssa Milano
Gif of the Day: