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Cookie Monster Was Born in an IBM Ad, Had Teeth; Gap x CFDA

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· Cookie Monster was born in an ad for IBM [Motherboard]
· Majority of consumers not interested in purchasing tablets [Mashable]
· Karl Lagerfeld awarded Legion d'Honneur [Elle UK]
· Gilt Groupe's stiff competition [BlackBook]
· Paulina Porizkova talks about being a has-been [CocoPerez]
· Gap's CFDA-Vogue fashion fund features lots of chiffon and sustainable jewelry [RNY]
· Justin Bieber's next move: hairstylist? [People]