8 Things You Need To Know This AM — Jun 13 2015

Photo: Courtesy of Netflix.
Are you planning on binge-watching Orange Is The New Black all weekend? Good. Let's talk about it!
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On Thursday, Twitter announced that CEO Dick Costolo will step down on July 1, but keep his spot on the board of directors. (Twitter)
Four Westerners were arrested and fined after posing nude on Mount Kinabalu in Malaysia. (NY Times)
It might be time to step up your game. A 15-year-old intern, Tom Wagg, discovered a new planet at Keele University in the U.K. (TIME)
Following the criticism of Emma Stone being cast as an Asian-American woman in Aloha, one writer further dissects how actors' ethnicities are taken into consideration in Hollywood. (The Hollywood Reporter)
Racial disparities continue across New York City's drug enforcement — Caucasians make up only 8% of marijuana arrests. (Newsweek)
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Melissa McCarthy recently shared that the first time she talked to Sandra Bullock in real life was almost as awkward as their first interaction in The Heat, saying, "I was like 'Oh my god, I'm going to get a call from Sandra Bullock'." (People)
Was this woman the key behind the upstate NY prisoners' escape? (CNN)


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