8 Things You Need To Know This AM — May 19 2015

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Pitch Perfect 2 earned $70.3 million in its debut weekend, marking the biggest movie musical opening ever. (Entertainment Weekly
Fifteen years after the release of Love & Basketball, cast members and director Gina Prince-Bythewood share how the iconic film changed the way black audiences saw themselves on screen. (Buzzfeed)
Just in time for the end of Mad Men! This Don Draper-inspired weekend getaway might be perfect for you. (Yahoo Travel
Amy Poehler and Mindy Kaling both cried while making their new Pixar movie Inside Out. (Vanity Fair
Taylor Swift, recently named Maxim's No. 1 pick on the magazine's 2015 Hot 100 list, shared her thoughts about misogyny. (Maxim
Taye Diggs will be Broadway's next Hedwig in Hedwig and the Angry Inch, starting July 22. (The New York Times
Jay Z dissed Spotify and YouTube in a new freestyle. Sounds like he's got two problems! (Vulture)
Katie Couric gave tons of advice to grads during her University of Wisconsin-Madison speech, including, "Get yourself noticed." (TIME)   

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