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From Don Cornelius to Dem Franchize Boyz, these major figures did it for the culture.

On March 22, folks all around the world woke up, grabbed the NYTimes and saw a picture of a young college basketball player from Mercer named Kevin Canevari doing the Nae Nae, a dance made popular by Atlanta rap group We Are the Tombz. Inside the paper was an article about the dance, which in part focused […]

It’s the end of an era. While we’ve already said a painful goodbye to one of the best bosses that television has ever seen, Michael Scott, it’s now time to say our farewells to the Dunder Mifflin staff this Thursday.  Over the years, it’s been a good run filled with plenty of adorable romances, near-genius […]

What happened to the good ‘ol days when group dancing meant the “Electric Slide?” Long gone apparently. When a group of students from Scripps Ranch High School in the San Diego area decided to get together to do a little twerkin’ in unison, things went terribly wrong. Thirty-two (yes, 32), students were suspended and banned […]

Dancing for a cause. VIDEO: FLASH MOBBIN’! The “Harlem Shake” & Other Flash Mobs On A Plane  Students from South Glens Falls High School got busy to tunes like “Gangnam Style” and the “Harlem Shake” at a dance marathon south of New York’s Adirondack Mountains. The 710 students made an amazing $488,000, which they donated […]

What in the name of Sean P. Diddy Combs is the world doing to the famous Harlem Shake? I’ve seen the Egyptian video of the protest in front of President Morisi’s palace. There is the scene of the guy in the Mickey Mouse-like head dancing and then a crowd of what looks like Egyptian B […]

The “Harlem Shake” has gone from being a viral internet epidemic to a serious political statement. Young revolutionaries are now using the dance as a means of political protest against Egypt’s new Islamist rulers.  Tarek Badr, a 22-year-old law student, tells NBC News, “It’s a funny way to protest how [the Muslim Brotherhood] have taken control […]

Do you have the shakes?  Harlem shake, that is.  Dance fever has hit the nation once again, and this time it’s a mashup between EDM and hip-hop, well, sort of. Just when the world began to recover from the “Gangnam Style” craze, EDM producer Baauer releases a new dance track titled “Harlem Shake.”  EXCLUSIVE: B.Smyth […]

Nothing beats getting drunk. I mean I’m sure some celebrities like to do the hard stuff but honestly a good drink or 20 with a few friends is always fun. Especially when you’re a celebrity. Over the weekend I had a ‘hangover time‘ with my friends from Atlanta. While I won’t go into too much […]

A NEW PLANET called Goldielocks? Not exactly scientist found a new planet 20 light years away in the Goldilocks zone called Gliese 581g. Nasa believes that this planet could possibly have life, but we won’t know for 200 years. Since that’s not any fun because, unless I can live 200 years being the young fun […]

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Industrial designer Marc Newson’s ‘Transport’ Exhibition, a collection of vehicles, is currently on display at the Gagosian Gallery in NYC. The show brings together all of his major designs for transport and human locomotion since 1999. Including his newest edition, a limited edition speed boat (only 22 to be made) designed for the iconic Italian […]

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Industrial designer Marc Newson’s ‘Transport’ Exhibition, a collection of vehicles, is currently on display at the Gagosian Gallery in NYC. The show brings together all of his major designs for transport and human locomotion since 1999. Including his newest edition, a limited edition speed boat (only 22 to be made) designed for the iconic Italian […]