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TV reporter raps ‘Alphabet Aerobics’ on live newscast

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Kim Powell, a local television news reporter at KWES in Midland, Texas inadvertently drops some Blackalicious on air. It’s been 15 years since the Sacramento rap duo released “Alphabet Aerobics” on their A2G album but apparently the hip hop tongue-twister lives on as a vocal exercise — at least for this reporter. It went down […] [Read More]
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Funny mugshot shows teen was arrested just as he was attempting to go incognito

Funny mugshot shows teen was arrested just as he was attempting to go incognito

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A Michigan teen didn’t have enough time to escape authorities, according to this unfortunate photo. Codi James Antoniello, 19, and a 16-year-old teen were arrested after authorities say they attacked a man with a pickaxe and a baseball bat, Grand Rapids’ WOOD-TV reported. Ottawa County Sheriff’s deputies arrested Antoniello as he was shaving his head, […] [Read More]
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“Entourage” movie trailer released

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Vince, E, Drama, Turtle and Ari, and even Lloyd, are back together in the follow-up to the hit HBO show which ran from 2004 through 2011. Watch the trailer above and see the movie in theaters next summer. [Read More]
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Kate Upton named ‘Sexiest Woman Alive’

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Model Kate Upton was been named the “Sexiest Woman Alive” at the first PEOPLE Magazine Awards show Thursday night. The award was an honor for Upton–and her baseball player boyfriend, Justin Verlander, to whom People Magazine reports she said “you’re welcome” for being sexy. For Upton’s younger brother, though, the moment was a bit awkward. […] [Read More]
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Puppy trains to save avalanche victims in Colorado

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An adorable golden retriever puppy is training to be a hero in Colorado. Copper Mountain Ski Resort patroller Chris Gray is teaching 7-month-old Mason to rescue people buried in avalanches through hide-and-seek style lessons, according to a report by the Associated Press. The trainers get Mason excited about his favorite toy, then hide it around […] [Read More]
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Lonely Planet names Top 10 U.S. destinations for 2015

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Queens is not only the new Brooklyn, it’s the new hotspot for domestic travel, according to Lonely Planet’s Top 10 list of U.S. destinations for 2015, officially released this morning. The list is put together by 10 Lonely Planet authors, experts in different regions, who are “asked to nominate places that are up and coming, […] [Read More]
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See the crazy photo from Zuckerberg announcing Instagram’s big milestone

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Congrats to the Instagram community for reaching 300 million people! Here’s a photo of Kevin and me celebrating in the Instagram gravity room. A photo posted by Mark Zuckerberg (@zuck) on Dec 12, 2014 at 10:09am PST Today, Instagram announced that it hit a big milestone. The wildy popular photo-sharing site, purchased by Facebook last […] [Read More]
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Registered Florida sex predator wins $3 million lottery jackpot

Registered Florida sex predator wins $3 million lottery jackpot

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The world is a screwed up place . . . When the Florida Lottery released an image of its latest jackpot winner, proudly holding a sign showing off his $3 million win, the photograph quickly went viral on the Internet as people recognized the smiling 450-pound man as a sexual predator. Timothy Poole, 43, instantly […] [Read More]
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