Weekend News Roundup! Tips, Boat Names, and Castro

Published March 21, 2016

Happy Monday! Here’s our compendium of pop culture news you may have missed while you were doing more important things over the weekend.

• President Obama traveled to Cuba to meet with Raúl Castro. [NYT]

  Kanye West opened a The Life of Pablo pop up store in SoHo. [Pitchfork]

  Demolition, Transpecos,
and Tower brought home top awards at the South by Southwest film festival. [Deadline]

  Zootopia 
won the box office again, beating10 Cloverfield Laneby a wide margin. [BOM]

•  The second season of Daredevil was released on Netflix [Vulture]

•  A U.K.-based research organization put out a survey to determine the name of its latest research vessel; the internet overwhelmingly votes for “RRS Boaty McBoatface.” [Mashable]

•  Amy Schumer left a $1,000 tip for Hamilton bartenders. [Gothamist]