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Heyo, it's Friday. Check out some of the biggest stories in our week-in-Racked roundup. We started the week in Tokyo, where shops were still in disarray following the 8.8 earthquake last week; Comme des Garcons teamed up with Simpsons creator Matt Groening to make a line of T-shirts; Daphne Guinness denied calling Victoria Beckham an ugly pig; Aspen Fashion Week kicked off; Johnny Weir regretted spending $400 on some novelty jeans; Two women were sexually assaulted and one murdered at a Maryland Lululemon; We interviewed porn star Johnny Hazzard; Tyra Banks is not actually enrolled in the Harvard MBA program; Pink got a really bad haircut; H&M is launching an anti-violence collection; Here is a wedding gown made of cupcakes; Best Buy wouldn't let Kelly Clarkson shop; and Forever 21 pledged to donate every single penny it makes online today to Red Cross relief efforts in Japan.