The Morning’s Top 5 Pop Culture Stories


1. As you might expect, Malcolm McLaren‘s funeral was a totally punk affair. And his coffin was even spray-painted with the words, “Too fast to live, too young to die.” [via Guardian] 2. Jon Stewart went off on Comedy Central last night for censoring Matt Stone and Trey Parker‘s Muhammad episode of South Park. [via Time] 3. Now that Helen Mirren is playing Russell Brand‘s nanny in the Arthur remake, we might actually go and see it. [via THR] 4. Hole‘s new album, Nobody’s Daughter, is streaming in full on their Facebook page. All you have to do to hear it is hit the “like” button. (Sneaky, huh?) [via Vulture] 5. You can also stream the new National album, High Violet, which isn’t due out until May 11. [via NYT]