No Filter: The Pure, Unadulterated Joy Of Gabby Rivera In This Cruel, Cruel World

Welcome back to No Filter, your weekly survey of the week in celebrity Instagram. I feel like every week I preface this column with something like hahahahahaha look at us looking at celebrities’ new haircuts while the world burns around us, but really. Take one look at Lauren Jauregui huddling in the snow with her piñata and tell me it’s not worth it.

Gabby’s mom did something adorable and vastly improved her day, as well as my day and now yours.

There once was a time it wasn't raining in Los Angeles

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Brittani Nichols is only happy when it rains (GET IT?!?!?!?!)

Truly did not know how much I needed Danielle Brooks’ foray into this aerial nonsense until it happened to me.

Last shot of Season 5. No, YOU'RE crying.

A photo posted by Lauren Morelli (@lomorelli) on

In other OITNB news, the fifth season is done and ready to ruin your life for a month or so.

I refuse to say "zall good."

A photo posted by G A B Y D U N N (@gabyroad) on

I refuse to pretend that anything happening here is a good idea.

Jasika knitted this car and built this dog using old wine corks and reclaimed twine.


A photo posted by Janelle Monáe (@janellemonae) on


Honestly, Ruby Rose really did make a good joke and her commenters ruined it.

Second year in a row I get to celebrate next to yo ass(: HAPPY 21st BIRTHDAY MY LOVE!! @lucyvives we had so much fun yesterday I didn't get a chance to post anything?that's when you know a 21st went well. Thank you for being alive and continuing to stand by my side. No matter what this crazy world ever hands us I know that in each other we'll always find a safe place. Thank you for the countless hours of advice and mind probing conversation and love and sanity. You are such a beautiful light in this world and I'm so grateful to have you close. May the universe continue to bless you and guide you into sharing that light with everyone you meet❤️ thank you for the laughs and the tears and the growth and the unconditional. You're my favorite forever☺️ happy birthdayyy❤️ ❤️ ?: @wildflyme_

A photo posted by laurenjauregui (@laurenjauregui) on

Lauren Jauregui looks like she takes all her pictures on disposable cameras first and then scans them, which I respect.

Found them like this

A video posted by Tegan and Sara (@teganandsara) on

After the week we’ve had and the week we’re about to have, I couldn’t leave you with anything other than Bee and Holiday Quin.

Join us next week, when we’ll all be dead!!!!! ????????

Stef Schwartz is a founding member and the self-appointed Vapid Fluff Editor at She currently resides in New York City, where she spends her days writing songs nobody will ever hear and her nights telling much more successful musicians what to do. Follow her on twitter and/or instagram.

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