#1 Olympics, London 2012: Today’s the day, the opening ceremonies, the day we have all been waiting for for four whole years. How are you showing your Olympic spirit? Gap has an official Olympic collection of classic tees and gear so you can root for Team U.S.A. in style.
#2 Jim Walton: After working for CNN for 30 years, presiding over the company since 2003, Walton has decided resign at the end of the year. In his eyes, CNN needs new thinking, causing there to be a need for a new leader with new ideas, new innovations, new, different experiences, the whole nine yards. A great leader, Walton will be greatly missed by the news industry and we all wish him the best in his endeavors.
#3 Lupe Ontiveros: The Mexican-American actress, who reportedly has played a maid over 150 times, has died from liver cancer today, at the age of 69. She played characters in everything from Charlie’s Angels to Desperate Housewives (which earned her an Emmy nomination.) Ontiveros has left her impact on our world and touched our hearts through every handheld feather duster to every floor scrub.
#4 Hi Zayn: One Directioners of the universe: Congratulations, you have won yourselves another Twitter trend. We can’t remember the last time we’ve heard some teenage girl not raving about this testosterone filled boy band.