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8@8: Your Morning Scoop

Halsey just started the craziest trend

Today is...

National Dress Day!

News of the Day:

+ Halsey casually showed up to the iHeart Radio Music Awards wearing a yellow belt as a top. Paired with a matching jacket and pants, the three-piece set was giving us major Uma Thurman in Kill Bill vibes.

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+ Janelle Monáe is not here for period shaming. The multi-talented entertainer recently took to Twitter to set the record straight about why people need to stop talking about bodily functions as being "gross."

+ Chance The Rapper contributed a foreword in Kevin Coval’s forthcoming poetry book A People’s History of Chicago. The book won't be out until April 11, but you can read the rapper's words about his mentor right here.

+ Facebook has added a "disputed" tag as a way to combat fake news on its platform. When activated, stories can be flagged individually. For more information on how it works, read the announcement over at the brand's Help Center.

Deal of the Day:

THINX is introducing biodegradable tampons that are 100 percent organic cotton into its innovative line of period products! Order a supply of eight in regular or super for $6.50 here.

Advice of the Day:

"You are only as beautiful as the many beautiful things you do for others without expectation."- Janelle Monáe

GIF of the Day: