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    Posted on Sep 15, 2016

    Lupita Nyong'o's New "Vogue" Cover Is Incredible

    We have not earned her.

    Sure, they say September's the ~big~ Vogue cover, but after seeing the glory that is Lupita Nyong'o on next month's Vogue, it might be time to embrace October as the iconic month.

    Mario Testino / Via vogue.com

    Nyong'o tweeted a cute video this morning of the first time she saw the cover herself.

    I have a secret that I can finally share… Guess who came to see me back home in Kenya?!

    She also made this video with the publication, and it's full of gems – like Nyong'o's mom, Dorothy, teaching her how to make ugali.

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    For her cover story, writer Elizabeth Rubin and photographer Mario Testino followed Nyong'o to her family home in Kisumu, Kenya, where she was basically iconic all over the place AS USUAL.

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    (You can see more images of Lupita in Vogue here.)

    Like in this photo of little Lupita, which we all must cherish.

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    Basically everything about all of this is incredible.

    Vogue / Via youtube.com

    We do not deserve her. You can check out her Vogue amazingness here.

    Lupita Nyong'o / Via gradientlair.com

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