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Bekah Jenkins Is Moonwalking

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Up in the Club: A conversation with Club Monaco’s menswear messiah, Aaron Levine, in Hong Kong. [Huffington Post]

Un-Closeted: It’s finally happening. R. Kelly is making 20 more installments of his beloved hip-hopera Trapped in the Closet series to air on IFC. [Vulture]

The Gourd Goes Viral: Documenting the troubling rise in pumpkin-flavored things—from booze to lotions. [Businessweek]

Nacho President: Bon Appétit all but declares Barack Obama our first foodie president—even considering Taft. [Bon Appétit]

Karolina Kurková Is Being Followed by a Personal Sunray

  • Kempt Staff

Under the Rug: Sad news for budding rebel-prepsters everywhere, RL’s Rugby is closing up shop. Jian DeLeon pens a well-deserved eulogy. [Four Pins]

Finish Him: By now your Halloween jack-o’-lantern is ready for the glue factory—here’s 10 slow-motion ideas on how to smash it. [Thrash Lab]

Uncool Mail: It’s hard to believe, but Hotmail was still the most popular webmail provider until this weekend. (Google wins again.) [SF Gate]

Sea of Jeans: GQ drops in at the San Franciscan institution of denim known as AB Fits. [GQ]

Laetitia Casta Is in Repose

  • Kempt Staff

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American Way: Well Spent gets the skinny on Inland Clothing—a men’s shop selling affordable, American-made handsomeness. [Well Spent]

More Than 50: Shades of Grey by Micah Cohen is finally open for business on the e-commerce front. [Shades of Grey]

The “College” in College Football: Ranking the top 25 BCS teams in terms of the college ads they’re forced to play during commercial breaks. [Grantland]

Pump It Up: Four recipes for all that left-over pumpkin you’ll have from carving jack-o’-lanterns this weekend. [NY Times]