8@8: your morning scoop

'broad city' has an official holiday party season guide.

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Today is...

Britney Spears's 33rd birthday! You know who we'll be listening to all day...

News of the Day:

Gilmore Girls star Lauren Graham will star and co-write a new series inspired by the lack of female late-night comedy show hosts. It will be executive produced by Ellen DeGeneres.

+  MAC is taking action in the fight against AIDS by sponsoring a documentary about the disease, now on Netflix.

+ Not sure how to navigate the dreaded holiday party? The gals of Broad City are doling out some stellar advice.

+ Imgur and the San Fransisco SPCA are teaming up to raise money to fight against animal cruelty and overpopulation with cute animal photos galore.

+ Your BFF Jennifer Lawrence is a pop star now...basically. Her Hunger Games song "The Hanging Tree" is slowly making its way closer to the Top 40.

Deal of the Day:

Miss the Cyber Monday deals? No worries—nab some shoes from Ashbury Skies for 20% off with the code BLACKISTHENEWBLACK.

Advice of the Day:

"Beautiful people have many advantages, but so do friendly people.…I think beauty is an expression of love." – Lupita Nyong'o

Gif of the Day: