Bedazzled-out in patriotic pasties and gorgeous drop earrings, Rihanna took center stage this Fourth of July weekend while celebrating with Jay-z and Jamie Foxx at Tao Nightclub in Las Vegas. If looking good is truly the best revenge, then Rihanna clearly scored a knockout here. (Check out this slideshow.)
When stepping out on the town newly single, a typical rule of thumb might be that sequined nipple accessories should be best left at home. Not so for RiRi, who, managed to craft a provocatively classy look that was grounded by a smart black blazer (via Just Jared)—an understated POW that most likely left ex-boyfriend Chris Brown quietly weeping with regret.
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To pour more salt in his wound, she wasn't alone—scads of photos show Rihanna demurely sipping champagne with a tall, dark and handsome mystery man by her side, a place that was rarely left unoccupied as she flit and flirted amongst friends the entire night. Is Rihanna Dating Again?
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But where was Chris Brown? He was busy cutting up the carpet like the smooth criminal he is at P-Diddy's Annual White Party in the Hamptons. Unlike his ex, Chris made a spectacle of himself by keeping a steady rotation of Rihanna look-a-likes at hand. Although differing accounts romantically link him with aspiring singer Teyana Taylor and Kanye West's ex-girlfriend Amber Rose, one thing’s for sure: try as he might to move on, it still seems like he's standing in the same place. Chris Brown Moves On From Rihanna
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