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8@8: Your Morning Scoop

Yara Shahidi is heading to Harvard

Today is...

National Best Friends Day!

News of the Day:

+ Yara Shahidi is heading to Harvard. The Black-ish star announced her decision via an Instagram post, donning the school's sweatshirt. With Michelle Obama’s letter of recommendation to complete her application, it’s no surprise that she’s following in the former First Lady’s college footsteps. Congrats!

+ Selena Gomez speaks out on the controversies surrounding Hannah's death in her Netflix series, 13 Reasons Why. In an interview on Elvis Duran and the Morning Show, she explained that the show depicts the reality of teen suicide and hopes it creates a much-needed discussion of the issue. “Whether or not you wanted to see it, that’s what’s happening,” she said.

+ Shopping on your phone will be much easier, thanks to a new SHOP/Who What Wear app. It lets you browse and order from 30 stores (and nearly 2,000 brands!) at different price points—including anything from Gucci to Topshop. Need more of an excuse to treat yourself? The app automatically adds discount codes for extra savings.

+ Kylie Jenner fans, get ready: Her new camouflage collection is about to drop. The collection will feature a colorful assortment of camouflage bikinis, lighters, and more. You can shop the line here at 1pm EST.  

+ Can’t get enough Hello Kitty? You're in luck because a new collaboration with Lazy Oaf features everyone's favorite feline on denim, tees, trousers, socks, and more. The line will debut on June 15, so mark your calendars! 

Deal of the Day:

Hallelubeyah, a 100 percent organic lube made from aloe vera, is the newest product from Lovability Condoms. Packaged in an efficient, purse-friendly lip gloss tube, the lube is free of fragrances and dyes. Best of all, Lovability donates a condom to Planned Parenthood with every purchase. Get yours here

Advice of the Day:

"A true friend is someone who never gets tired of listening to your pointless dramas over and over again." —Lauren Conrad

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