Daily Briefing: April 1

The stat, the quote and the read you need to start your day off right.

Stat

The most distant star ever observed has been captured by the Hubble Space Telescope: Earendel, which means "morningstar" in Old English. Earendel is 12.9 billion light-years from Earth and was birthed less than 1 billion years after the Big Bang. It's also 50x bigger than our sun.

Quote

“We have a very entitled generation that has never had to sacrifice.”

According to BlackRock President, Rob Kapito, “This generation is going to go into a store and not be able to get what they want” for the first time owing to widespread food, labor, and housing shortages.

Read

The slap wasn’t the only astonishing thing about the Oscars. (New York Times)

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