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Sean P. Means
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(Paul Fraughton | The Salt Lake Tribune) Colin Meloy, the lead singer for The Decemberists, performs at the Twilight Concert Series at Pioneer Park in Salt Lake City on Thursday, July 21, 2011.
The Cricket's Daily 3: Celebs come to Planned Parenthood's aid

Here's what's happening today in pop culture:

• Celebrities from The Decemberists to Michael Bloomberg are showing support for Planned Parenthood -- and backing away from the breast-cancer advocacy group Susan G. Komen for the Cure -- after Komen's higher-ups bowed to right-wing pressure and cut funding to Planned Parenthood's breast-cancer screening programs. [The Hollywood Reporter]

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• Willow Smith won't be whipping her hair back and forth anymore -- because she got it shaved off. [New York]

• Chris Rock and Melissa McCarthy as a dysfunctional married couple? Rock says he's trying to make it happen. [Los Angeles Times]

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