8 Things You Need To Know This AM — Oct 08 2014

Channing Tatum reveals Magic Mike XXL's release date on Instagram. Block off July 1, 2015.
Can't survive without your morning cup of joe? That might be predetermined by your genes. (Harvard Gazette)
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Rocker Morrissey told a Spanish newspaper that he's battling cancer, saying, "If I die, then I die. And if I don't, then I don't. Right now I feel good." (People)
Your daily fit tip: You are literally one step away from a better butt.
New research reveals that we stare at our smartphones for at least three hours a day and pick them up 1,500 times a week. Back away from the glowing screens, folks. (Daily Mail)
Genitalia update: Lab-grown penises are almost ready for human testing, but the vagina may not contain any anatomical structures that would allow for purely vaginal orgasms.
Behold: This is the definitive ranking of all 117 cozy sweaters worn on Twin Peaks. (The Cut)
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An Iranian woman who was sentenced to death for stabbing her alleged rapist may be hanged today if not given clemency from the victim's relatives. (Newsweek)
Finally, the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals ruling on gay marriage references "sex, drugs, and rock-and-roll." But even more awesome than that is the fact that it paves the way to legalize gay marriage in 35 states.
channingmagicmike-8thingsembedPhoto: Via @channingtatum.
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