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Sean P. Means
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This film image released by Universal Pictures shows Mark Wahlberg, left with the character Ted, voiced by Seth MacFarlane in a scene from "Ted." (AP Photo/Universal Pictures)
The Cricket's Daily 3: Who doesn't like a teddy bear who swears?

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

• Seth McFarlane's foul-mouthed comedy "Ted" scored a surprising $54.1 million this weekend, topping the box-office charts. The raunchy "Magic Mike" took second, and the wholesome "Brave" held on for third. [Box Office Mojo]

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• In an email to blogger Andrew Sullivan, CNN's Anderson Cooper officially stated what had long been rumored: "The fact is, I'm gay." He also explains why he's kept quiet about it for so long. [The Daily Beast]

• Katie Holmes files for divorce from Tom Cruise, and seeks full custody of their daughter, Suri. They will share time with their other dependent, the tabloid journalsm industry. [MTV.com]

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