Weekend News Roundup! Wimbledon and MIA

Published July 11, 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.

• The Wimbledon finals happened: Andy Murray won the men’s singles title for the second time; Serena Williams won the women’s singles title for the seventh time and then went on to win the women’s doubles title with her sister Venus, because she is amazing. [The Guardian]

• Meanwhile in the Wimbledon stands, Irina Shayk did not look pleased with her boyfriend Bradley Cooper. [Twitter]

• USA premiered the first episode of the second season of Mr. Robot three days early via social media. [Variety]

• The Secret Life of Pets won the box office this weekend by a good 80 million dollars. [BOM]

• MIA is threatening to leak her new album. [Pitchfork]

• Students at University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School of Business want the world to know that they are as embarrassed by Donald Trump as the rest of us. [CNN]

The world is obsessed with Pokemon Go. [The Guardian]