8@8: Your Morning Scoop

    RiRi’s furry sliders are finally on the way

    by · April 12, 2016

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    Today is...

    National Equal Pay Day! Get that paper, y’all.

    News of the Day:

    + Puma will finally release the amazing Fur Slides by FENTY on April 22. The sandals go on sale for $80 at 10am EST. Our feet are going to be so hot, literally and figuratively. Bless the land you walk upon, Rihanna.

    Get ready for summer!!!! #THEFURSLIDE will be available on Puma.com on April 22 at 10am #FENTYXPUMA

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    + Ian O’Connor is currently facing rape allegations. Over the weekend, two women came forward and accused the stylist of sexually assaulting them.

    + Boho, hippie retailer Free People is in trouble for cultural appropriation after using Native American inspired pieces for its newly launched Festival Shop. Late last year, BuzzFeed reported that Urban Outfitters was still battling a lawsuit against the Navajo Nation from 2012. Yikes.

    + If you tweet at this DJ bot, it will generate a custom playlist for you. On another music note, soon you’ll be able to buy tickets from Ticketmaster directly through Facebook.

    + Watch the trailer for Shia LaBeouf’s Flying Lotus-scored film LoveTrue.

    Deal of the Day:

    Vans’ latest collaboration with SUMMER BUMMER is available to shop in stores and online now.

    Advice of the Day:

    “There are people who have money and people who are rich.” —Coco Chanel

    GIF of the Day:

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