Weekend News Roundup! Eurovision, Spicey, & Paul the Pirate

Published May 14, 2017


BUT REALLY, WHOOPS…

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

• The Eurovision Song Contest happened! Portugal won for the first-time ever. Bulgaria came in second. A “Ukrainian prankster” crashed the stage and mooned people while someone named Jamala, who apparently won last year, was singing. [BBC]

• Paul McCartney confirmed his role in the fifth Pirates of the Caribbean film. [Twitter]

• Former FBI director James Comey went to see Fun Home on Broadway. [Vulture]

• Oh dear, Guy Ritchie’s King Arthur didn’t do too well at the box office this weekend. [BOM]

• Melissa McCarthy’s Spicey returned to SNL. [NYT]

• Here is a video Harry Style’s covering Kanye’s “Ultralight Beam.” [Pitchfork]

• Whoops… [Rolling Stone]