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Silver and Gold

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Midnight’s Child: Ms. Lakshmi appears nude in her latest jewelry spot, presumably just to spite Salman Rushdie. [The Cut]

The End Times: The internet has determined that loose nukes and peak oil are the most anxiety-inducing apocalypses. Good choice? [Boing Boing]

Leaving Scars: A word with Acne’s founder. [BlackBook]

Button Mashing: Open Chord puts their finger on what’s bothered us about Guitar Hero all along. [Gizmodo]

Padma, Lupe, and a Broad Canvas

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Alluring: Allure crosses the nudity threshold, with a little help from Padma Lakshmi. We’re guessing Salman already cancelled his subscription. [The Cut]

Mountain Men: Justin Timberlake and Lupe Fiasco scale Kilimanjaro to raise awareness for the worldwide water crisis. We feel more aware already. [Pitchfork]

Hotel Theory: Ace Hotel comes up with our new favorite pair of summer sneakers. [Selectism]

Half In the Bag: Canvas utility bags bear an eerie resemblance to tote bags. [A Continuous Lean]

Terryworld

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*Photographed by our fearless lensman, Patrick McMullan.*

The trademark leer, the thumbs up, her rather addled expression - we have to ask: is the prince of pervy photogs getting his hooks into *Top Chef* temptress Padma Lakshmi? We spotted the unlikely pair looking cozy at Interview magazine's party celebrating the soon-to-be-extinct Polaroid at Delicatessen the other night.

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