This Morning’s Top 5 Cultural Stories


1. Is there a secret deal in the works to save The Boston Globe? [via Gawker]

2. Bono’s 1995 poem “Elvis: American David”, annotated [via Guardian]

3. Russian authorities call Madonna concert a “national disaster.” [via NYP]

4. Billy Elliot leads the Tony nominations because the show “delivers the right message at the right time.” And people love to watch little boys dance in a recession. [via NYT]

5. The soon-to-launch search engine Wolfram Alpha is like Google, but for data-loving nerds. [via BBC]