5 Things To Know This AM — Apr 01 2014

Mark your calendars for May 13 when Michael Jackson posthumous album, XSCAPE, will finally be released. (Michael Jackson)
In other music news, Icona Pop has dropped its contender for song of the summer. (Icona Pop)
The introduction of the C-word to the Oxford English Dictionary has spawned a new reason to reclaim the expletive and not say "c u next tuesday" to it. (Slate)
The dispute between North Korea and South Korea has been taken to the high seas. (Vice)
In honor of April Fool's Day, go catch 'em all! Google Maps has turned your hometown into a Pokémon arena. (Bustle)
jackson_01Photo: Courtesy of epic.
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