Happy hump day, all! It's been a busy week so far, and Wednesday was no exception. The day started with the major news that Steve Bannon is leaving President Trump's National Security Council (more on that shortly), and it didn't slow down from there. Read on for a recap of all the news and events that had Bustle's editors talking today, Apr. 5.
Steve Bannon + A Big Shake-Up
Some good news this Wednesday — Steve Bannon has been removed from Trump's National Security Council. Although Bannon is still the White House Chief Strategist, him losing his place on the council is a major deal, seeing as the fact that he had been appointed to it in the first place had stirred up significant criticism. Good riddance.
Quote Of The Day: "'Complicit' is trending after Ivanka Trump told CBS 'I don’t know what it means to be complicit'" — Merriam-Webster's Twitter, before linking to a definition of the word. Are you listening, Ivanka?
Kim Kardashian + New Merch
The summer Kimoji merch line has arrived, and it's filled with items fans of Kim K will want to pick up ASAP. And if you're into tie-dye, you're in luck, because the style is a major staple of the line. Check out all the best tie-dye Kimoji merch here, and get your summer '90s vibe all set.
Shopping Break: One big downside to summer approaching is all that humidity — luckily, these nine Amazon products to fight hair breakage will protect your hair from damage induced by the summer sun.
Anxiety + What It Really Feels Like
Although many people suffer from anxiety, the condition is often stigmatized — which is why mental health advocate Sarah Fader started the "This is what anxiety feels like" hashtag on Twitter. Hundreds of people have shared their experiences with anxiety through the hashtag, and the truths revealed are eye-opening. "I also wanted to educate loved ones who are with anxious partners," Fader told Bustle in an interview.
Fun Fact: Talking to your dog is a sign of intelligence. Phew.
Master Of None + A Season 2 Trailer
It's almost here, you guys! After a long, long wait, Master of None Season 2 is finally on its way. The Netflix show returns on May 12, just a little more than a month from now, and a new trailer features all the Big Bud-Little Bud love you could want. Also: John Legend. Say what?!
Pro Tip: Still not over Nick Viall's Bach season being off the air? Same. Here's how to cope with The Bachelor being over, if you're already missing the show's antics.
Today's WTF Moment: Going to bed really late can cause your brain to age faster. Gulp.
What to Watch: Happy RHONY premiere day! The Real Housewives return for more must-see drama at 9 p.m. on Bravo.