5 Things To Know This AM — Jun 14 2012

Muhammad Ali: legendary boxer, social activist, philanthropist, active ṣūfī, grandfather, and now, the face of Louis Vuitton. Logical, no? (British Vogue)
Smart people are actually dumb. According to a study from the Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, due to the brain's tendency to take sneaky shortcuts, it's sort of true — that goes for you, too, Einstein. (Gizmodo)
Lauren Hutton debuted her new locks, which she'd lopped off herself as a "positive" alternative to suicide, at the Stella McCartney resort presentation. Eesh, that's a little heavy — back to the carnival fun of Stella's show, please! (The Cut)
The HuffPo Women team is getting all gushy over Gosling (join the club) and getting creative with their emotions. Check out their very charming take on the "Hey Girl" meme, in honor of the Drive dreamboy. Oh, and Happy Birthday ladies... (Huffington Post)
Black Sharpie can double as eyeliner, Cynthia Rowley dishes. Read all about that, plus nine other things you were unlikely to know about her. (Youtube)
Photo: Via Louis Vuitton

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