WHAT’S ON OUR PLATE
- Comics. Saturday is Free Comic Book Day. Watch for special signings and events.
- Kentucky Derby. Wet and sloppy conditions are forecast for Churchill Downs. Orb and Verrazano are the co-favoorites.
- Adam Yauch. Beastie Boy has Brooklyn playground renamed for him, a day before the one-year anniversary of his death.
- Boston Strong: An Evening of Support and Celebration. Aerosmith and James Taylor will headline May 30 benefit show at the TD Garden.
- LeBron James. Fourth NBA MVP award ties him with Michael Jordan, Bill Russell, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar and WiltChamberlain.
- Reese Witherspoon. The actress’s arrest video goes viral. “You’re about to find out who I am.”
- Lil Wayne.PepsiCo cuts ties with rapper over his crude lyrical reference to civil rights martyr Emmett Till.