We knew Law & Order tends to “rip from the headlines,” but they’re not playing coy with this one ― a pop star couple obviously modeled on Chris Brown and Rihanna appears in the February 27 episode, “Funny Valentine” ― and since this is Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, let’s not expect the story to end with the famous lovebirds frolicking in Hawaii.

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Pretty intense, right? Particularly the part where the abuse victim refuses to cooperate with the police to make her bad boy lover answer for his crimes...

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Of course, this being SVU, we expect some crazy twist will probably deviate wildly from the truth, with hidden motives surfacing just before the end of the episode. (Yeah, we’ve seen this show before.)

Do you think L&O:SVU went too far in invading this couple's privacy?