Hautelinks: Week of 8/21/14

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Bless this post: In light of what's going on in Ferguson and information pouring in from all sorts of media outlets, one Tumblr user has compiled a long list of good, active sources to follow for info.

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A fashionable statement you can make to help: The "Hands Up, Don't Shoot" tee benefits Operation Help Or Hush, which began offering aid to protestors in Ferguson and is now including a lot of focus on general community outreach (meals for kids, etc.).

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Also Ferguson-related: Chris Hayes discusses the paradox of race in America.

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On a somewhat lighter note, this is a great idea: There's a petition to put a Robin Williams character into the next Zelda game.

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How addicted to coffee are you? Find out with Buzzfeed's interactive quiz.

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Another fun quiz: Which city suits your style? I got NYC - what about you?

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Loved this: How to Make Decisions in the Dressing Room, from UnFancy.

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The Tumblr, "OMG, hold up, I love this song!" will take you on a musical trip down memory lane. I had forgotten so many of these...

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Speaking of nostalgia, Teens React to Saved by the Bell.

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OK, one more for "back in the day": Things You Forgot About Your MySpace Page.

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XoVain lists the best drugstore brands for vegan and cruelty-free makeup.

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8 Amazing Movies to Get You Pumped for Back to School Season -- just what we need!

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Also from HelloGiggles, 7 Male Celebrity Feminists.

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Important stuff: A new app may help spot skin cancer, according to Vogue.

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A basic timeline from Buzzfeed of female "firsts"- we recommend enjoying this link with Wikipedia in another tab to research the ones that catch your interest. A fun little "research" project for a lazy afternoon!

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For a little celeb gossip, we were both surprised and excited to hear that Jennifer Lawrence and Chris Martin of Coldplay are now together - here's the scoop on them.

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We are obviously psyched about this: Starbucks' Pumpkin Spice Latte returns this week!!!!

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22 GIFs Guaranteed To Be The Most Interesting Things You See Today, via Buzzfeed. Mesmerizing.

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Celebrities warn against the dangers of binge-watching TV, via EW.

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Fascinating: Gut bacteria are bullies in your body who demand you to eat pizza or go on a Nutella devouring spree, according to the Atlantic. Do you trust your gut?

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Buzzfeed has a pretty good packing list for freshmen.

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ELLE shares some good skincare tips from a facialist.

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Speaking of which, Makeup.com has an article on facials you can do yourself! We'll definitely be trying the "Goddess Venus' Complexion" facial ASAP.

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Beautezine has a video that will make you start wearing sunscreen, if you aren't already slathering it on daily.

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Byrdie has a great list of quick beauty secrets every girl should know.

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Oh boy. This is what happens when buckets of ice go astray.

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Speaking of which, this post is fascinating because the ice bucket challenge, despite being used for social media fun, has actually resulted in a lot of good and money donated.

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And in final ice bucket news, watch Anna Wintour take the challenge! Pretty awesome - and surprising! - that she did it.

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There's always room in your life for pretty neutrals, right?

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Lauren Conrad shares some tips for decorating with a roommate.

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How pretty is this off-the-shoulder top DIY? Try it now before summer ends...

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We always love these types of posts: Inexpensive celebrity fashion finds that average folks can actually afford, via Seventeen.

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Racked took an in-depth look at meditation as an alternative health trend that is becoming mainstream. Do any of you meditate?

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So touching: Short film Pothound follows the life of a street dog. It's won numerous awards and is sure to tug at your heart strings.

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And finally, if your heart isn't sufficiently melted from that film, these photos are sure to do it. So cute!