5 Things To Know This AM — Sep 12 2011

Paul Simon gives an amazingly touching performance for the 9/11 memorial. (Gawker)
Alex Wang gets Bumby-fied. Their prediction? NYC zombie takeover. (The Cut)
Life helps unravel the long and twisted yarn of Fashion Week. (Life)
Sad, but true: a 41-year-old virgin outs herself to the world for being outed by her doctors. (Gothamist)
The U.S. Open ends today, and, (what?!) Nadal is the underdog. (New York Times)
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