8 Things You Need To Know This AM — Feb 24 2015

Maya Angelou will be honored by the U.S. Postal Service with her own Forever stamp.

Parks and Recreation will pay tribute to executive producer Harris Wittels, who unfortunately passed away last Thursday, when its final episode airs tonight. This week's new episode of Comedy Bang Bang, a podcast on which Wittels was a frequent guest, also honors the creative and talented comedian. 

Billboard got celebrities including Katy Perry and Gwen Stefani to reveal their favorite emojis. Diplo prefers the eggplant because "it's code for stuff." We know, Diplo. We know. 

Take a sneak peek at Samsung's brand-new Galaxy S6

The Washington Post raised an interesting point about the Twitter reaction to Lady Gaga performing at the Oscars: Why did people seem so surprised that a professional singer could actually sing? 

Adopt your best blasé, nihilistic 'tude and read the first excerpt from Chuck Palahniuk's sequel to Fight Club. 

Kosher marijuana could be on the way. L'chaim. 

The U.K.'s Labour Party committed a major party foul when it tried to attract female voters with this hot pink van

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