5 Things To Know This AM — Aug 22 2011

Tavi's got some major skills in front of the camera, don't you think? (The Style Rookie)
Get Chicago's best summer brunches while it's hot! (Metromix)
If you don't have hours (and hours) to dive into a week's worth of street style, hook up with one local blogger who knows that sometimes we just need the Cliff's Notes. (Wanderlustings)
The only thing making the end of summer sweet? Bleeding Heart Bakery's new location in West Town opens today. (Eater Chicago)
M.C. Hammer made an appearance at the Illinois State Fair. We couldn't make this up. (Chicagoist)

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