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1. Friends alum Lisa Kudrow is joining the cast of Scandal for the third season. [HuffPo]

2. Get your rain boots ready, it looks like two possible tropical storms will be coming in for New York Fashion Week. [Fashionista]

3. President Obama is a film critic!  See what he had to say about Oprah Winfrey in Lee Daniels’ The Butler. [NYDN]

4. Remember those twerking teddy bears from Miley Cyrus’ VMA performance? Meet the New York-based artist who created them. [THR]

5. Your nails can shine bright like a diamond with OPI’s matte polish infused with diamonds. [SheFinds]

6. Congratulations to Jamie-Lynn Sigler! She and fiancé Cutter Dykstra welcomed a son, Beau. [People]