Martha Stewart Wants to Star in 'Avengers' and More News

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In today's Media Mix, Benihana goes prviate, plus Mission Chinese opens in New York
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Martha Stewart's Dream Job: The domestic diva has been making cameos on Law & Order: SVU and 2 Broke Girls, but her dream role is the Hulk's girlfriend in the Avengers sequel. Mark Ruffalo, thoughts? [NY Mag]

Benihana Goes Private: Benihana has agreed to go private, selling for $296 million to Angelo, Gordon & Co. Private Equity Group. We wonder what Tracy Morgan thinks of this. [NRN]

Mission Chinese Arrives in New York: The San Francisco superstar opened shop Tuesday on the Lower East Side. Here's a first look. [Grub Street]

Olympic Training with Rice Balls: Apparently, Japan's Olympic soccer team has been training with onigiri (rice ball) shaped soccer balls, in hopes that it will give them an advantage this summer. [Reuters]