5 Things To Know This AM — Aug 06 2010

Perplexed Dior shoppers are confused by the brand's clever construction-covering giant purse. (The Cut)
A complete guide to conquering the Alexander Wang Sample Sale. (The Thread)
Veuve Clicquot, sponsors of the annual polo match on Governor's Island, just earned some serious props. Bottles of their champagne discovered in a shipwreck still tasted "fabulous". (Discovery News)
Manhattan's own Elena Kagan joins Bronx native Sonia Sotamayor on the Supreme Court bench. New York ladies represent! (CBS Local)
Pretzel company takes down ads that promoted anorexia. And they apologized to us, too! (Gawker)

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