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M.I.A.’s Middle Finger Malfunction

So. Eight years ago, there was the infamous Janet Jackson’s Wardrobe Malfunction. Now, we have rapper M.I.A.’s "Middle Finger Malfunction": The NFL and a major television network are apologizing for another Super Bowl [...]

The 25 Most Powerful Songs of the Past 25 Years

by Jennifer Drapkin, Kevin O’Donnell and Ky Henderson They’re not the most beautiful songs, or the most musically important. In fact, a few could literally drive you nuts. But the following tunes—some as old as Mozart, others as current as Beyoncé—have fundamentally altered the world we live in at some point in the last quarter century. [...]

The Late Movies: Guess The Theme XXVIII

It’s Thursday night and I feel all right…because it’s once again time for GUESS THE THEME! All the clips below have something in common. Leave your best guesses in the comments. Jesus Jones – Right Here, Right Now Janet Jackson – Rhythm Nation Def Leppard – Pour Some Sugar On Me Creedence Clearwater Revival – Proud Mary Wang [...]

10 Things You Might Not Know about YouTube

Amy-May Elliot of Mashable dug up ten facts from the mysterious origins of YouTube, some of which may surprise you. Did you know that the video hosting site almost turned into a video version of Hot or Not? Legend has it that YouTube began life as a video dating site dubbed “Tune In Hook Up,” said [...]

7 Celebrities Who Made It Big Thanks To Soul Train

Watching old episodes of Soul Train is always a good time. The outrageous outfits, the wonderful and wacky dance moves, the cool music acts and the sweet, soulful voice of Mr. Don Cornelius make up one excellent hour of television. If you start watching the reruns though, you may occasionally find yourself exclaiming “I recognize [...]

The Quick 10: 10 Lesser-Known Celebrity Couples

I don’t know about you, but I’m super sick of tabloids combining the names of celeb couples to create a new word, like Brangelina (succinct, isn’t it?) and TomKat. Of course, these are some of the most well-known celebrity pairings. There are some out there that might surprise you – past and present. And if [...]

10 Other SNL F-Bombs

In her debut performance on Saturday Night Live this weekend, comedian Jenny Slate became a member of a surprisingly exclusive club: people who have dropped the infamous “F-Bomb” on the show (here’s the clip, which obviously contains strong language). Here’s a quick list of 10 other slips of the tongue that have occurred during the [...]