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Did you read about Rihanna, T.J. and Dave, and Ezra Klein?



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Hey, did you read:

• About Rihanna signing up to promote a lipstick whose proceeds are a major contributor in the fight against AIDS? (The United Nations' AIDS-fighting agency is delighted because of Rihanna's reach: she leads the world in Facebook "likes", with 85 million, and has 34 million Twitter followers.) Steve Bogira

• This review of a New York stand by Chicago improv icons T.J. Jagodowski and Dave Pasquesi? Tony Adler

• About "Apology Watch" being launched today by the NYT's DealBook because of the "apology epidemic"? (Meantime, the Bulls' Joakim Noah sounded sincere last night when he apologized for cussing out three refs.) Steve Bogira

• This 2008 Bomb magazine interview with Philip Seymour Hoffman? Tal Rosenberg

• That Ezra Klein is makin' moves? Drew Hunt

• That a previously unknown, 4,600-year-old pyramid has been unearthed in Egypt? Mick Dumke

• That Giordano's is now the official pizza of the Cubs? Brianna Wellen

• About Robert Frost's restlessness? Aimee Levitt

• About how this is a more dangerous time than usual to be a heroin user? Aimee Levitt