The week in pictures pog-eye February 17, 2011 From an egg-hatching Gaga at the GRAMMYs to chest bearing at the Brits – it's this week's most interesting stories in pictorial form. Brit PrincessBrit PrincessCheryl Cole nails it on the Red Carpet with her stunning Stella McCartney number. Odd CoupleOdd coupleCee Lo Green and Paloma Faith perform at the Brit Awards held at London’s O2 Arena. An odd choice, but fun nonetheless. Pyrotechno DisasterPyrotechno disaster From our partner Toned Down?Toned down? Egg-static!Egg-static!Lady Gaga couldn’t tone it down if her life depended on it. Trying too hard?Trying too hard?Rapper Nicki Minaj has been giving Lady Gaga a run for her money with her oddball outfits. Pub of the Year!Pub of the Year!The Harp pub in Covent Garden has scooped the CAMRA Pub of the Year award. From our partner Minty BallsMinty ballsNortherners will be celebrating the creation of the two billionth Uncle Joes Mint Ball sweet at the original factory in Wigan. Starling explosionStarling explosionMillions of starlings create impressive mushroom clouds as they drop in to roost on Avalon Marshes in Somerset. Startling (chest) explosionStartling (chest) explosionThis is something we wish we hadn’t seen alone, so we felt the need to share the love. Cute Animal of the WeekCute animal of the weekMeet Larry, the official Rat Catcher at Number 10 Downing Street. From our partner Big Society? What Big Society?Big Society? Valentine's Day2Valentine’s DayIf you want to put your own stamp on your Valentine Day celebrations, you could do worse than an underwater wedding blessing. 1 / 13 Previous Next JOIN THE CONVERSATION FROM OUR NETWORK What's Popular 1Days after her 40th birthday, Cher recalls an insult from Jack Nicholson left her in tears. 2Andy Lee won't propose to Rebecca Harding until she answers one very important question. 3'One minute, the fridge opens. I black out. The next, I'm examining the toilet bowl.' 414 tweets that totally sum up how Australians feel about the, err, non-leadership spill. 5Lucy Hale on the dark side of Instagram fame: "I have definitely crossed the line with it." FROM OUR NETWORK Want more from mamamia?