5 Things To Know This AM — Jul 11 2011

Yes, Lady Gaga's Cruella de Vil-style getup is expectedly whacky, but what about the fact that she's carrying her own Louis Vuitton bags? Admirable, except for the fact that we doubt there's anything in them. (Daily Mail UK)
If you're killing yourself anticipating when Jay-Z and Kanye West's album is coming out, take comfort in the fact that Sean Carter announced he will be releasing a follow up to The Blueprint 3. (Perez Hilton)
Foie gras doughnuts—in Bed-Stuy! (Gothamist)
Although Hairspray grossed over $200 million, it seems like some of its stars didn't end up doing so well: Nikki Blonsky is now working as a sales girl at a high-end shoe store in Great Neck. (E! News)
Wang vs. Gurung? The two designers have very similar resort collection videos, Prabal's featuring hip-hop artist Rye Rye, while Wang's stars Santigold. They do say imitation is the highest form of flattery... (New York Post)
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