• Obama. The President rallies Boston (and America) in a rousing speech about the inability of the marathon bombings to destroy the spirit of the country.
  • The Interestings. Meg Wolitzer is getting rave reviews for her new novel about six teenagers who meet at a performing arts camp in the Berkshires and become lifelong friends.
  • Idina Menzel. The Tony Award-winning actress, who portrays Rachel’s biological mother, returns to Glee.
  • Don’t Trust the B—- in Apartment 23. The remaining eight episodes of season two will appear on iTunes, Hulu, and ABC’s website on May 17.


  • Shakira. The singer is slapped with a $100 million lawsuit by her ex-boyfriend, who claims that he built the “Shakira brand.”
  • New York Post. Tabloid rag continues awful journalism on the Boston bombing by tagging innocent guys as suspects.