5 Things To Know This AM

Well, this is new: Tina Fey is the latest cover star for Ladies Home Journal, discussing her role models and her newest movie. While she's not the first person we associate with the mag, we can certainly get behind anything the star does. (Just Jared)
We've loved J.Crew alum Marissa Webb's designs for what feels like ages, and now she's finally added e-commerce! Check out her spring '13 collection, and brace your wallet. (Elle)
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After reading this article about the United Nations' budget proceedings, we're starting to think it wouldn't be the worst place to work. Apparently diplomats are trying to put a cork in, well, inebriated meetings. (The New York Times)
Calling all grilled cheese lovers...this is an event you do not want to miss. The Big Cheesy returns for a second year, with the same goal of discovering the city's best toasty sandwich. Tickets will get you tastes of all seven competitors (think Melt Shop and Sons of Essex) as well as the all-important vote. (Event Brite)
Sample sales can be a truly scary experience, what with all the pushing and shoving and occasional crying. If you can't take the heat, then these are the eight discount events you want to avoid at all costs. (Racked)
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Photo: Via Just Jared
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