Weekend News Roundup! Stephen Hawking on One Direction, Jay Z on Tidal, and Bruce Jenner on Bruce Jenner

Published April 27, 2015

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

Over 16 million people watched Bruce Jenner’s interview with Diane Sawyer on Friday night, during which Jenner officially came out as transgender.  [NYT]

Stephen Hawking thinks distraught One Direction fans should study theoretical physics as there may be other universes in which Zayn Malik is still in the band.  [The Guardian]

Someone fired shots at Lil Wayne’s tour bus in Atlanta. Fortunately no one was injured. [The Independent]

• Furious 7 won the box office for the fourth week in a row. [BOM]

Nikki Reed and Ian Somerhalder, two actors most famous for playing vampires, got married. [E!]

Jay Z’s streaming site Tidal isn’t doing so well. [NYDN]

Here is a video of Keegan-Michael Key performing his Obama’s anger translator sketch with the real President Obama at the White House Correspondents’ dinner. [YouTube]