Required Reading

From Youtube star to real deal films—true life of the Grumpy Cat. (USAToday)

This week in unlikely music collaborations: Gucci Mane and Marilyn Manson. (TheFader)

The third model this week to speak out about the airbrush. (DailyMail)

Pepsi’s new high-tech (overly complicated?) way to hit up the vending machine. (Mashable)

The perfect solution to that ever-growing frenemy problem. (TheCut)

Introducing the “cronut.” Half donut, half croissant. Discuss. (Gothamist)—TAYLOR IRWIN & NICOLE ZANE