Buzzed: Beyoncé, Gaga, and Louis CK

At the Nets, on marriage equality, and after the storm.

In Buzzed, we take a look at four things that trended over the weekend while you were away from your keyboard getting buzzed.

On Instagram
The Brooklyn Nets’ first home game in their new digs wouldn’t be complete without the borough's first couple: Jay-Z and Beyoncé. Along with friends, the pair sat courtside being flawless and rooting on Jay-Z’s newest hobby. Go Beyoncé Nets!

On Tumblr
This week’s New York Magazine cover is stunning. The picture taken from high above Manhattan shows a tale of two cities: one part with power and other aptly nicknamed SoPo—south of power. “Wow,” is the only reaction we could muster.

On Twitter
Louis CK was this weekend’s host of Saturday Night Live. Prior to hosting the show, he emailed a heartfelt letter to fans that had everyone on Twitter talking. The note described how New York City was reeling post-Superstorm Sandy while providing some comedic relief. Read the letter below.

On YouTube
In case if you were wondering what Lady Gaga’s stance on gay marriage was, well, it’s confirmed that she’s for it. Late Friday she released a 30-second endorsement for voters to support marriage equality bills in Maine, Maryland, Minnesota, and Washington.

Photo via jim_ice/Instagram

gay marriage
Same-sex marriage is now legal across the U.S.
Same-sex marriage is now legal in the United States.  The Supreme Court on Friday handed down a historic 5-4 ruling that state-level bans on gay marriage are unconstitutional.
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