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  1. Celebrity Settings
    The Back to the Future Cast Reunites at Tavern on the Green; LeonardoThis week’s Celebrity Settings.
  2. Death Knells
    Great Moments From the Now-Dead Era of the CupcakeAs the world decides its officially done with cupcakes, Grub Street looks back on the dessert’s short, glorious run.
  3. Openings
    Sprinkles Opens at Downtown’s Figat7th TomorrowTen winners will find golden tickets inside of their desserts, while everyone else better still chew carefully.
  4. Empire Building
    Sprinkles Ice Cream Stretching to NewportCupcake ATMS are also due for Las Vegas and Atlanta.
  5. Marketing Gimmicks
    Now L.A. Has Its Own Caviar ATM!This one’s Honey Boo Boo proof!
  6. Foodies With Benefits
    Burger Lounge and Sprinkles Lending a Hand in Wake of SandyThe restaurants are giving proceeds to the Red Cross to help victims recover.
  7. Celebrity Settings
    Of Course Honey Boo Boo Shoved Her Whole Head Inside the Cupcake ATMThe pint-size star tries to stick her whole head in the thing.
  8. Rants
    The Wall Street Journal Skims L.A.’s SurfaceThe paper makes a few irrelevant picks while “finding a food Mecca in the West.”
  9. celebrity settings
    Miley Cyrus Loves Life at Electric Room; Simon Doonan Sips Vino at Il BucoPlus, Adriana Lima buys sweets at Sprinkles and Drea de Matteo hit Old Homestead.
  10. Celebrity Settings
    Kristen Stewart Drinks ‘Poison Apple’ at Napa Valley Grille; Adam Levine SpiedThe Westwood restaurant was the site of a post-premiere party for Snow White and The Huntsman.
  11. L.A. Diet
    Sprinkles Founder Candace Nelson Balances Quinoa Salads With a Lot of Ice Cream“I was attempting a little bit of a detox day, but it wasn’t entirely successful. I always wake up with the best intentions.”
  12. Openings
    What to Lick at Sprinkles Ice Cream, Opening TomorrowThe new shop will have house-made cookies and ice cream using organic dairy, along with a little cupcake synergy.
  13. Cupcakes
    Cupcake ATM Coming, As Prophesied As Sign of ApocalypseCupcake ATM coming to unrepentant world.
  14. Marketing Gimmicks
    The Latest in Dessert Technology: The Cupcake ATMAll cupcakes, all the time.
  15. We All Scream
    Sprinkles Starting Its Own Ice Cream ShopThe company plans to press scoops between cupcakes, like some sort of ice cream-cupcake Double Down.
  16. Neighborhood Watch
    Fatta Cuckoo Launches Date-Night Special; Café Gitane Team Plans LES RestaurantPlus: The DOH shuts down Kabin, Gasoline Alley Coffee opens in Noho, and more, in our daily roundup of neighborhood news.
  17. Freebies
    How to Score Free Sprinkles TodayFree cupcakes are coming to Miracle Mile in partnership with a new social networking app.
  18. Celebrity Settings
    Lindsay Lohan Tries to Buy Sprinkles and In-N-Out for L.A. Morgue StaffDenied by the coroner, alas even the actresses’ best intentions are punished.
  19. Foodies With Benefits
    Where to Tempt Miss USA with Cupcakes For an HourThe beauty queen will appear at Sprinkles tomorrow to raise funds for cancer research.
  20. Celebrity Settings
    Gordon Ramsay Dines with The Beckhams at Sushi Roku; Justin Bieber Hits SushiThe pint size pop-star has dinner with his bodyguard.
  21. Neighborhood Watch
    Ben Bailly Bails Fraiche; Red Medicine Throws Out Lunch ServiceThe former Petrossian chef goes into catering, though we can’t imagine he won’t return to restaurants.
  22. Celebrity Settings
    Vivica Fox Back at Casa Vega; Katie Holmes is Crazy (for Sprinkles Cupcakes)Meanwhile, Taylor Swift gives thanks to Ismail Mohan at RockSugar.
  23. Neighborhood Watch
    Sprinkles on the Upper East Side; Appetizing Shop for Carroll GardensPlus: a pig roast in Harlem, and more, in our daily roundup of neighborhood news.