Metro solves all your problems in its three Silver Line ads, and Queen Elizabeth II visited the Iron Throne

June 25

The meme features an image of Prince and co-star Apollonia Kotero from the 1984 film “Purple Rain.”

- Prince has gone from detesting the Internet to including a song called, “This Could Be Us,” on his upcoming solo album. He confirmed to the Minneapolis Star-Tribune that this meme inspired it.

- Looking for love? A new job? A way to avoid D.C. traffic? Well, Metro has got just the thing for you. Check out these three new ads for the Silver Line.

- Memphis Zoo officials in Tennessee have banned a woman after saying she climbed over a barrier to the enclosure where lions are kept and tried to feed them cookies.

- Oregon authorities say a 79-year-old man took his 1930 Ford Model A coupe to church on Sunday to show it off. But when he left it to get lunch, police say it was stolen and crashed into a nearby river.

- Mexico coach Miguel Herrera is definitely enjoying the World Cup more than you. (So far.)


The Queen of England visited the seat of the King of Westeros. (Aaron McCracken/Pool/AP)

- Unlike many visitors to Belfast’s Titanic Studios, Queen Elizabeth II declined to try out the Iron Throne during her visit.  

- And President Barack “The Bear” Obama was on the loose again Monday. This time he had a burrito bowl at a Woodley Park Chipotle, but not before breaking one of the biggest rules at Chipotle.

 

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