"I can’t believe this s***. You all make me so happy,” RiRi told the crowd. “This is everything that matters to me. And to stand here and feel the love in this room. ... I don't know why the f*** I'm crying." Awww. Rihanna really loves her "Navy." Either that, or someone in the front row whipped out a phone and flashed her one of these moving Instagram pics:
+ This Picture Of NYC Taxi Cabs During Hurricane Sandy
There's something so saddening about seeing such a prominent symbol of New York City completely underwater. Last fall's Hurricane Sandy affected over 8 million people on the upper East Coast, leaving many without the homes and businesses they'd spent their lives building. Following the hurricane, Rihanna donated $100,000 to the Food Bank of NYC to aid in disaster relief. She may go by "Bad Girl RiRi," but her heart's as good as it gets.
+ This Kind Note From Beyoncé To Malala
Malala Yousafzai is a 16-year-old education activist who survived an assassination attempt by the Taliban. Last week, people around the world wished Malala a happy 16th birthday, including Queen Bey herself. Rihanna, on the other hand, obvi sent Malala a personalized "cake cake cake cake cake cake cake."
+ This Saddening Picture Of Elephant Tusks
According to the World Wildlife Fund, approximately 30,000 African elephants were killed illegally in 2012 — the largest number in years. There were an estimated 1.2 million elephants in Africa in 1980, compared to 420,000 last year. The situation is so dire that Hillary Clinton recently made it her new cause, pledging to use her voice to convince other world leaders to stop the illegal trade of ivory.
+ This Old-School Pic Of Justin Bieber & Selena Gomez
Look at how in love they were. :*(
(Yes, I just used an emoticon in a journalism piece. Take that, Stanford professors!)